Is Mathematics for You?
Apply Your Math Skills
Do you enjoy examining methods and techniques?
Do you have an imaginative and original approach to solving problems?
Are you interested in mathematics and its applications in other fields?
Do you like the challenge of new problems and ideas?
Math Majors are in High Demand
STEM majors in general, math and science in particular, are some of the most highly recommended majors for new college students as these career fields are expanding every day.
Degrees in Mathematics
At the undergraduate level we offer BA and BS degrees in mathematics. Majors can also seek a certificate in actuarial science.
Students can receive a minor in math, double major, and receive a certificate in actuarial science.
The department offers two graduate degrees, an MA and a PhD, as well as a certificate in applied mathematics.
In addition to scholarships, undergraduate students can gain paid experience as tutors/classroom assistants or paper graders. Graduate students are mostly supported by graduate teaching/research assistants and summer support is available. More details can be found in the undergraduate and graduate program sections.
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