Government, business, law, academia, non-profits— just about any sector you can think of demands specialized and applied quantitative skills. Browse these pages for information on the different pathways available to QTM majors, career outcomes of our existing alumni and a few resources to explore. But don’t take our word for it, hear directly from experts in a broad range of professions about how quantitative training is changing their field.
What are QTM alumni doing after graduation?
Here's a summary compiled from surveys and LinkedIn profiles.
What can students do with QTM majors?
What are some common job titles?
Crime Investigation Forecaster
Public Health Researcher
What are experts saying about data science in their industry?
L-3 Data Tactics: Dr. Nathan Dannenman, Data Scientist
Adobe Software Systems: Joe Walker, Senior Consultant
IBM: Felecia Kornegay, Client Manager
Ernst & Young: Nicole Miller, Manager in Quantitative Economics and Statistics
The Emory Law School: Dr. Sue Payne, Executive Director, Center for Transactional Law and Practice
Anthropology: Dr. James Rilling, Associate Professor
Biostatistics & Bioinfromatics: Dr. Howard Chang
Economics: Dr. Christopher Curran, Associate Professor
Political Science: Dr. Jennifer Gandhi, Associate Professor
Psychology: Dr. Irwin Waldman, Professor
Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education: Dr. Dana Rickman, Director of Policy and Research
The links below connect you to a few of the more relevant job resources for recent college graduates concentrating in quantitative areas. The QuanTM Navigator, a bi-monthly publication for our QSS majors, provides the most targeted and timely opportunities.
|ADP Corporation||ADP is a provider of Cloud-based Human Capital Management and a leader in business outsourcing services and analytics, with a large branch in Atlanta. Job opportunities are available nationwide - search data science or statistics for targeted view.|
|AT&T||AT&T offers Big Data Job opportunties in Atlanta and around the country. Find opportunities to work with AT&T's Big Data team which is made up of top innovators, cool technology and a start-up culture. You may get to work with one of the largest data sets in the world.|
|Coca-Cola Company||Offers many undergraduate & seasonal internships across the world, including R&D positions involving data collection and analysis|
|Delta Airlines||Openings available in Atlanta and Internationally. This link shows all Corporate openings.|
|Koch Industries||List of current job postings requiring statistics/quantitative background|
|Microsoft||Listing of opportunities for recent college graduates. Can search for jobs outside the US and various areas of focus.|
Associations, Non-profits, and Other Institutions
|Research Triangle Institute||Job openings in North Carolina and other locations. Search for data science positions to obtain a targeted list of opportunities.|
|The Federal Reserve||Career opportunities in Research/ Economics and other professional areas. Search for data science or statistics or key word quantitative for a more targeted list.|
|USA Jobs - Federal Government||This site lists many of the opportunities available for recent grads within the federal government, some of which are based in Atlanta. Click on Find Recent Graduate Jobs for a listing.|
|LookSharp||Listings of entry level positions available nationwide. Select key words such as "quantitative" or "statistics" for targeted opportunities.|
|StackOverflow||Listings of entry level positions available nationwide. Select key words such as "data science" or "statistics" for targeted opportunities.|
|Kaggle||Targeted data science job board. Kaggle is the world’s largest community of data scientists, statisticians, and machine learning engineers.|
|Link takes you directly to Data Scientist positions. Change keyword search for other areas of interest.|
|Chegg||Listings of entry level positions available nationwide. Select Entry Level Jobs and key words such as "data science" or "statistics" for targeted opportunities.|
Job site for talented, qualified technical communications professionals - opportunities for English track students