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Beyond the Classroom

Learning isn’t limited to the classroom at Mills. Take a look at some of the opportunities you can have while studying mathematics.

Events & Activities
  • Talks and Panel Discussions—Learn about careers and emerging trends like topology and data science. Hear from Mills alumnae and students, professors from other universities, and representatives from industry leaders, including Google, Pixar, Mozilla, and Gap.
  • Mills Math Club—This lively organization promotes community and professional development by inviting speakers and hosting fun events like math craft night, math films, and math-themed plays.
  • Off-Campus Lectures and Events—Join other math students for activities such as the Lesbians Who Tech + Allies Summit, Black Girls Code, and lectures by innovators and educators like Bob Moses, president of the Algebra Project.
  • Women in Math—Mills is proud to host EDGE in 2017, a summer program that promotes women in the mathematical sciences, and to offer other resources and programs that empower underrepresented groups in mathematics.

Teaching Assistant Program
Talented math students serve as teaching assistants, helping other students with their course assignments. This program offers support to all math students and provides teaching assistants with additional faculty mentorship and opportunities to sharpen your math skills.
What Can I Do with a Mathematics Degree from Mills?

Mathematics graduates are confident, structured thinkers with robust analytical skills that are highly valuable assets for entry into graduate school or the job market. Our recent graduates have used their Mills education to succeed in such positions as:

Financial Institutions Specialist
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Software Engineer

Director, Financial Risk Management

Math Teacher
The Bay School of San Francisco

Project Manager, Office of the President
University of California

Vice President
Goldman Sachs

Senior Materials Supervisor
Honeywell Aerospace

Associate National Bank Examiner
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency

Data Integration Specialist
Thomson Reuters

Risk Analyst
US Bank