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What should my major be in college and what high school courses should I take to prepare for it?

I love math, and I'm really good at it. I have been looking at statistics but I don't know what jobs need it. I am kind of interested in computers, and I also love to read. Marine biology intrigues me but I don't plan on making a career out of it. I would also be interested in something having to do with business.

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Engineering! I'm a reliability engineer, which means I work a lot with statistics, electronics, and mechanical systems. My job is to find and fix failure modes through testing and analysis before they get to our customers. Engineers make business decisions every day. My testing has to come in under budget and on... More
Answered By: Kristin - 4/10/2010
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Being an Actuary pays extremely well: http://www.beanactuary.org/ To prepare for it do as much math especially calculus as you can. Do multi-variable calculus if it is available and AP statistics. AP computing would be of value as well. Thanks Bill
Answered By: Bill - 4/10/2010
 
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