This article from the September 2009 issue of AMSTAT News provides a glimpse into some of the experiences of undergraduate statistics consultants at St. Olaf College in Minnesota.
In this September 2009 article from AMSTAT news, several statisticians share the stories of how they chose careers in statistics.
The ASA Career Center serves as the main clearinghouse for information about jobs, careers, and employment for the statistical profession.
This article is a good resource for those who might be considering careers in Biostatistics.
This brochure, put out by the American Statistical Association, includes information about fields that employ statisticians, how to become a statistician, and famous statisticians in history.
For anyone who wants to know more about what an actuary does or how to become an actuary (including a comprehensive list of colleges with actuarial programs), this is an excellent resource.
This site includes the 10 best jobs (identified by CareerCast) of 2010. Statistician makes the list, as does Actuary.
CHANCE is copublished quarterly by the American Statistical Association and Springer Science + Business Media, LLC. The magazine is designed for anyone who has an interest in the analysis of data,...
This article gives an overview of what a career in statistics would involve and discusses different industries that employ statisticians.
This site includes a long list of federal agencies with statistical programs. This may provide prospective students with ideas of career paths they may choose in the field of statistics.
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