Our program will prepare you to pursue graduate studies in mathematics, as well as careers in industry or finance/economics, including positions as an actuary, analyst, or lab technician.
Applied Mathematics and Operations Research
Interested in industry or other applied fields? In this concentration, you’ll focus on numerical analysis, deterministic models, system modeling and simulation, stochastic models, and graph theory.
Plan to pursue graduate work in mathematics? This concentration focuses on real analysis, complex analysis, college geometry, theory of numbers, abstract algebra, non-euclidean geometry, and topology.
Looking for a career as a statistician? Focus on system modeling and simulation, sampling techniques, design and analysis experiments, applied regression, big data analytics, and data mining.
Small class sizes enable our dedicated faculty to maintain close connections with students. In addition, faculty members are highly accessible outside of the classroom to help provide extra support.
Scholarships offer valuable financial aid that doesn’t need to be repaid. You’ll be automatically considered for Merit Scholarships when you apply for admission by the deadline. Additional opportunities are available.
Considering transferring to USM?
We welcome students who are transferring from another four-year university or community college. Our knowledgeable Admissions Counselors will help you to navigate the admissions and credit-transfer process.