Department of Mathematics

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Analytical and Quantitative

The Department of Mathematics provides a principal component of liberal arts studies. The Department promotes analytical and quantitative thinking through courses offered in the Core Curriculum and in support of other programs.

Disciplinary Breadth

You will be challenged to think critically and carefully about your studies and to communicate ideas with precision and clarity. You will work in an environment which emphasizes the interdisciplinary nature and disciplinary breadth of mathematics.

Variety of Professions

These programs are designed to prepare you to enter a variety of professions requiring a substantial background in mathematics as well as further study at the graduate level in these disciplines. The Department encourages scholarly activity which creates a stimulating environment for both students and faculty and enriches teaching and learning.

Students who seek certification to teach mathematics at the secondary level will pursue a baccalaureate degree in mathematics and then the Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) with a concentration in mathematics.