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Overview of Career Outlook 

  • Industries with the highest levels of employment are Computer Systems Design and Related Services, Management of Companies and Enterprises, Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services, Scientific Research and Development Services, and Insurance Carriers. 
  • According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, top paying industries for Data Scientists and Mathematical Science Occupations are Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing,Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities, Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods, Other Schools and Instruction, and Monetary Authorities-Central Bank.

Exciting Statistics

  • Highest employment and Top Paying States** :
State  Employment  Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
California** 9,510 $ 62.05 $ 129,060
Texas 4,310 $ 50.08 $ 104,170
New York** 3,950 $ 59.73 $ 124,240
Illinois 3,290 $ 48.33 $ 100,520
Washington** 2,610 $ 56.88 $ 118,320
North Carolina ** 2,340 $ 56.43 $ 117,370
New Jersey ** 1,770 $ 55.89 $ 116,250

 

Our Graduates

  • Our graduates are among the most versatile and mobile professionals, transferable among industries and locations
  • Graduates of our programs have been placed in some of the top firms in the country including Microsoft, Citrix, and Office Depot
  • To see the recent job placement of our graduates, visit our  "Where are they now?" page
  • To learn more about our graduates and here their success stories, visit Our Graduates page

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Contact Us

Jonathan Sweet

Jonathan Sweet, Ph.D., ITOM Program Director

777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431
p: (561) 297-2707
e: jsweet4@fau.edu
office: FL(24) 341A

Undegraduate Advising

Undergraduate Advising

Mon/ Tue/ Wed/ Fri - Please schedule an appointment on Starfish
Thursday - Walk-in advising available 8:30am - 4:30pm
email: cobadvising@fau.edu p: (561) 297-3688 office: (FW) 102

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Best Online Bachelor's in Business

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