As a child, you were more excited for science fair than recess. Now as an adult, when you watch The Big Bang Theory, you actually know what they’re talking about. Science is your thing, and you’re hoping that passion can take your career to the next level.
The number of science related jobs is increasing faster than the national average,* but so is the attention. Interests in the sciences has seen a 19% increase from female students and an 11% increase from male students*. Careers in the science field also have the largest salary range of any field, spanning from $33,000-$104,000*, leaving much to consider when choosing your path.
You’ve got the smarts and the know-how, and you’re on the right path. How it works, what it’s made of, and how can I fix it are common thoughts that run through your mind. Turn those thoughts into money with a career in science.*Bureau of Labor Statistics
Worcester Polytechnic Institute offers 40 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a medium sized, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a midsize city. In 2019, 267 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 133 Bachelor's degrees, 120 Master's degrees, 13 Doctoral degrees, and 1 Certificate.
Clark University offers 20 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a midsize city. In 2019, 231 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 156 Bachelor's degrees, 70 Master's degrees, and 5 Doctoral degrees.
Fitchburg State University offers 6 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a medium sized, public, four-year university in a midsize suburb. In 2019, 69 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 67 Bachelor's degrees, and 2 Master's degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Worcester Polytechnic Institute Worcester, MA||16 : 1||6,894|
|Clark University Worcester, MA||17 : 1||3,498|
|College of the Holy Cross Worcester, MA||10 : 1||2,963|
|Worcester State University Worcester, MA||30 : 1||6,204|
|Assumption College Worcester, MA||17 : 1||2,443|
|Fitchburg State University Fitchburg, MA||35 : 1||7,251|
|Mount Wachusett Community College Gardner, MA||49 : 1||3,674|
|Quinsigamond Community College Worcester, MA||54 : 1||7,291|
|Becker College Worcester, MA||34 : 1||1,698|
|Nichols College Dudley, MA||34 : 1||1,560|
|Quinebaug Valley Community College Danielson, CT||48 : 1||1,299|