Actuary, grad school, financial mathematics, and bioinformatics are only a few.
The Department of Mathematical Sciences provides courses in both pure and applied mathematics, as well as in statistics.
You can choose from traditional courses in pure mathematics and extensive studies in statistics - a rapidly growing field of applied mathematics.
For a teaching major in Mathematics, complete the Mathematics degree along with the appropriate teaching certification courses.
Matthew Buhr participated at an NSF-Sponsored REU at Arizona State University’s Mathematical and Theoretical Biology Institute this past summer. He did research on mathematical modeling and dynamical systems and worked collaboratively on a group research project.
The Math Department annually hosts the Merten Hasse Math Competition for area junior high and high school students. Schools earn points for each student who places in the top eight of the division exams.
Join the national mathematics honor society
Mathematics and math-related careers are consistently rated among the top five best careers. Actuaries and statisticians are in demand in business, government and industry.