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Investigative Bears are thinkers.
They love to discover new ideas!

If you have mathematical and scientific interests and abilities, you like working alone, enjoy research and love to solve problems, these careers and SSU degrees may be of interest to you. Investigative Bears generally prefer working with ideas rather than with people or things.

Possible careers:
  • Accountant
  • Actuary
  • Biologist
  • Chemist
  • Computer Programmer
  • Cryptographer
  • Data Analyst
  • Economist
  • Financial Planner
  • Forensic Scientist
  • Fraud Investigator
  • Grant Writer
  • Historic Preservationist
  • Insurance Underwriter
  • Journalist
  • Law / Public Policy / Attorney
  • Librarian
  • Market Researcher
  • Mathematician
  • Medical Researcher
  • Pharmacist
  • Polymer Chemist
  • Quality Assurance Specialist
  • Risk Manager
  • Science Writer
  • Software Tester
  • Statistician
  • Technical Writer

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Sound like you?

Let us help you get started.

Our faculty and professional advisors can help get you motivated about your future.
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Tell us which bear you most closely identify with and we’ll send you a personalized Bear sticker and more information about majors that may be of interest.

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