Department of Mathematics


The Department of Mathematics aspires to achieve an active, collaborative learning community where each member contributes to the learning of others. To develop such a community for learning, the Department has an academically diversified faculty with specializations from many fields of mathematics. The main goal of the Department is to prepare students for graduate school, teaching and professional careers in mathematics through its major and minor programs. The Department strives to develop competent, confident, enthusiastic majors who have a broad foundation in the study of mathematics and who can apply their developed skills and knowledge to a wide variety of theoretical and applied programs. 

Learn more about each of our programs:

  • BA in Mathematics
  • BS in Actuarial Science
  • BS in Mathematics
  • Minor in Mathematics
  • Minor in Statistics

The bachelor of arts in mathematics will prepare a student well for a career in data analysis, actuary, or mathematics education. Any science, technology, or engineering career makes full use of a strong mathematics foundation. The bachelor of science in mathematics is well suited for engineering-related careers and for pursuing graduate school in mathematics. A minor in mathematics lays a strong foundation for those who wish to pursue higher education in the sciences or in business. A minor in statistics is advantageous to biostatistics, quality control, operations research, economic forecasting, marketing analysis and related professions.