Mathematics major/minor

Mathematics majors take classes in all math subject areas instead of specializing. This approach means our graduates are well-rounded and well-prepared for a variety of career choices or for an advanced degree. If you are interested in teaching mathematics, you will also need teaching licensure.

Daniel Piero '17

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For Lydia Sorensen, college is presenting the opportunity to discover new routes to achieve her academic goals. This music and mathematics double major will use her bachelor’s degree to focus on an entirely new subject. 

“It really works out for me that I’m able to get both the creative side of things and the logical side of things at the same time." >>> Lydia's Story



The mathematics program prepares you for a wide variety of vocations and professional positions that value analytical reasoning skills, mathematical knowledge and problem-solving skills.

We are committed to using the most up-to-date technology in our classes. First-year and sophomore courses are designed to use graphing calculators. Many courses include computer projects which allow you to explore mathematics on the Web and use software such as Excel, Mathematica and Maple.

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Four year plans provide guidelines leading to a major in mathematics.

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