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Applied Mathematics Schools in Washington

334 students earned Applied Math degrees in Washington in the 2018-2019 year.

An Applied Mathematics major is the 69th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Applied Mathematics Majors in Washington

Applied Math majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 170
Bachelor’s Degree 149
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 15
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 15
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 15

Gender Distribution

In Washington, a applied math major is more popular with men than with women.

Applied Mathematics Majors in WA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of applied math majors in Washington is as follows:

  • Asian: 11.7%
  • Black or African American: 1.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.0%
  • White: 38.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 36.5%
  • Other Races: 8.4%
Applied Mathematics Majors in WA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Applied Mathematics Grads in Washington

There are 15,530 people in the state and 671,020 people in the nation working in applied math jobs.

Applied Mathematics Jobs Nationwide vs. WA

Wages for Applied Mathematics Jobs in Washington

A typical salary for a applied math grad in the state is $95,010, compared to a typical salary of $100,990 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 9 colleges in Washington that offer applied math degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

184 Degrees in Major Awarded
84% Graduation Rate
47,400 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 79%. A typical student attending UW Seattle will pay a net price of $12,001. The average student takes 4.26 years to complete their degree at UW Seattle.

51 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
31,478 Total Students

A typical student attending Wazzu will pay a net price of $15,768. 90% of students get financical aid. The student loan default rate of 4.10% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
79% Graduation Rate
7,291 Total Students

97% of students get financical aid. The average student takes 4.15 years to complete their degree at Seattle U. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 70% are considered full time.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
16,121 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $35,400 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 68%. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.70%.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
3,207 Total Students

99% of students get financical aid. The average student takes 4.20 years to complete their degree at PLU. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 64% are considered full time.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
75% Graduation Rate
2,776 Total Students

An average student at Whitworth will pay a net price of $27,087. Graduates earn an average $35,000 after graduation. Most students complete their degree in 4.15 years.

#7

Whitman College

Walla Walla
8 Degrees in Major Awarded
87% Graduation Rate
1,475 Total Students

An average student at Whitman will pay a net price of $32,627. 85% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $34,000 a year.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
12,342 Total Students

90% of students get financical aid. The 5.80% student loan default rate is lower than average. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,900 after earning their degree at this institution.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
3,688 Total Students

99% of students get financical aid. This private school has an average net price of $28,400. Graduates earn an average $37,400 after graduation.

Applied Mathematics Careers in WA

Some of the careers applied math majors go into include:

Job Title WA Job Growth WA Median Salary
Statisticians 33% $98,070
Financial Analysts 22% $80,300
Economists 20% $91,940
Natural Sciences Managers 18% $141,360
Mathematical Science Professors 18% $63,030
Financial Specialists 15% $65,840
Biological Scientists 11% $79,590
Mathematicians 6% $119,860
Actuaries 5% $124,610
Mathematical Technicians 0% $0

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to applied math.

Major Annual Graduates in WA
Mathematics 480
Statistics 109

View all majors related to Applied Mathematics

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