Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics
DegreeBachelor of Science
ContactDepartment of Mathematical Sciences220.127.116.1194[email protected]
Learn the foundational mathematical concepts needed to help advance science and technology, business and economics, health and medicine, and other aspects of our modern society.
Mathematicians are at the forefront of combating some of the biggest challenges of our time — the climate crisis, natural resource management, and even the modeling behind predicting the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The mathematics bachelor’s program prepares you in a diverse array of mathematical areas such as abstract analysis, modern algebra, probability and statistics, computational mathematics, data science, and more. You'll gain a broad background appropriate for the pursuit of a job in industry, while also attaining the depth and rigor required for graduate studies in mathematics or related fields.
In this program, you’ll develop the skills and understanding needed to utilize complex algorithms to predict and analyze uncertain events such as weather, develop cryptographic methods for secure communication, extract insights by exploring patterns and intelligible information from large datasets, study the dynamics of pharmaceuticals in the body, and even forecast public opinions.
More Advantages to our Program
Hands-on curriculum with a senior research project
Case studies for real companies and real data sets
Math Major Meetups with students and faculty
Research with a faculty mentor on a topic of your choice
Putnam Competition guidance from a faculty member
Opportunity to work for departmental outreach programs
Credits eligible for the Accelerated Master's Program
Guest speaker series
Computational Mathematics of Continuous Systems
Discrete Mathematics, Cryptography and Computations
Statistics and Mathematics of Risk Management
Putting You on Track for Professional Success
The mathematics bachelor’s program develops in-demand knowledge and skills to put you on track for career success. Career opportunities include:
Potential hiring organizations include companies like: National Security Agency (NSA), Science and Engineering Consultant Firms, Government and Academic Research Labs, Software Companies like Google and Amazon, Financial Services, Insurance Companies, Pharmaceutical Companies