Undergraduate major: mathematics (BA, BS)

Undergraduate minor: mathematics

Graduate degrees: MS in mathematics; PhD in mathematics



Mathematics is a basic tool for understanding modern society as well as a crucial requirement for many careers in science, engineering, business, and the professions. Research in this living, dynamic subject is at the highest level in history.

An undergraduate degree in mathematics prepares students for a variety of careers in government and business, for secondary teaching, for graduate study, and with proper planning, for a variety of professional programs. Graduate study is advisable for some business and governmental positions and for college and university teaching and research. The department also offers a minor.

Student in front of a blackboard with a mathematical formula displayed.