Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Overview

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics offers a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Mathematics. The program is designed to provide students with a broad background in mathematics and statistics. Students may select one of four concentrations: pure mathematics, applied mathematics/ operations research, statistics, or mathematics education.

The Department also offers a Master of Science degree in Statistics and offers concentrations in applied statistics, biostatistics, data science, and operations research and applied mathematics. By carefully selecting the appropriate courses, one can complete both the Bachelor of Arts degree in mathematics and the Master of Science degree in Statistics in five years. 

Several certificate programs are offered in actuarial science, applied mathematics, data science, mathematics, and statistics.

Students learn to use computer software packages such as Mathematica, MATLAB, Minitab, and SAS in their mathematics and statistics courses. Collaborative and active learning are encouraged throughout the curriculum.

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