Math in Georgia

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Schools Offering Math Programs in Georgia


Approximately 0.2% of graduates in of Georgia receive math degrees every year. In other words, every year an estimated 501 math professionals graduate from Georgia's 37 math schools.

Top Schools

Emory University, which is located in Atlanta, is the top-ranked school in Georgia that has a math program. It received a ranking of 14th in the country in 2010. 26 students graduated with a degree in math from Emory University in 2010. Emory University charged in-state students $39,158 in tuition fees per year.

University of Georgia, which is located in Athens, is the second-ranked school in Georgia that has a math program. It received a ranking of 15th in the country in 2010. In 2010, University of Georgia graduated 80 students from its math program. University of Georgia charged in-state students $8,736 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Georgia with a math program is Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus, which is located in Atlanta. In 2010, it was ranked 19th nationwide. In 2010, Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus graduated 67 students from its math programs. Tuition at Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus was $8,716 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Georgia math school, average tuition will be $13,160 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,354 per year to $39,158 per year. In 2010, the following Georgia math schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Emory University - located in Atlanta, students are charged $39,158 per year
  2. Agnes Scott College - located in Decatur, students are charged $31,283 per year
  3. Mercer University - located in Macon, students are charged $30,560 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Georgia math schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Macon State College - located in Macon, students are charged $2,354 per year
  2. Dalton State College - located in Dalton, students are charged $2,522 per year
  3. Georgia Southwestern State University - located in Americus, students are charged $4,454 per year

A math degree from a Georgia school... what next?

The Georgia counties with the largest populations of math professional are:

  1. Barrow County - 1,420 math professionals
  2. Hall County - 110 math professionals
  3. Burke County - 100 math professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that, by 2018, the number of math professionals in the state of Georgia will grow to 1,690. This would require a 3% growth in the field.

Salary

On average, math professionals earn $76,083 per year. However, Georgia math professional earned anywhere in the range from as less than $23,750 per year to more than $148,160 per year in 2010. The counties in Georgia with the highest average salary for math professionals are:

  1. Barrow County - $82,533 per year
  2. Bryan County - $68,840 per year
  3. Bulloch County - $67,840 per year

On average, math professionals earn the least in the following Georgia counties:

  1. Hall County - $41,260 per year
  2. Appling County - $47,550 per year
  3. Baker County - $50,720 per year

On average, the highest paid math professionals in Georgia were:

  1. Actuary - $94,060 per year
  2. Statistician - $72,380 per year
  3. Mathematics Professor - $61,810 per year

The math professionals with lowest average salaries in Georgia were:

  1. Statistician - $72,380 per year
  2. Mathematics Professor - $61,810 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in math in Georgia and to compare salaries with various related fields such as accounting or physics, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Math in Georgia
  • Master's Degree in Math in Georgia
  • Doctoral Degree in Math in Georgia

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 1,580 $61,810 30.6%
2
Statisticians 480 $72,380 45.5%
3
Actuaries 420 $94,060 10.5%
 

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