In a discipline that is highly relevant to all scientific fields and business professions, Dalhousie Mathematics students are undeviating solution-finders who consider every angle to reach the root of complex problems. Specializing in actuarial and financial math or applied and computational math, Mathematics co-op students are a positive addition to settings including insurance agencies, research projects, tech firms, government offices, and private businesses.
Please note that Mathematics co-op is no longer accepting new students. Previously enrolled Mathematics co-op students remain available for hire by employers.
- Financial / actuarial math
- Computing and math technology
- Calculus: differential, integral, intermediate
- Algebra: modelling, optimizing, analyzing, advanced
- Discrete structures
- Abstract algorithms
- Error analysis
- Computer simulation
- Information Technology
- Wind and wave validator
- Research assistant
- Data analyst
- Resource developer
- Software quality assurance intern
- Project assistant
- Survey technician
- Investment analyst
- Sales analyst
- IWK Heath Centre
- Ontario Power Generation
- Environment Canada
- 2nd Act Innovations
- Capital District Health Authority
- Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Work term schedule
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|3rd year||Study||Work term 2||Study|
|4th year||Work term 3||Study||Break|
Mathematics co-op student work term schedules may vary from the example displayed above.
Average pay rates during co-op
Faculty of Science: Mathematics website.