A major in mathematics requires 44 credit hours of coursework, depending on placement. The study of mathematics builds a way of thinking that is used to solve a variety of problems that arise in different contexts. that ability to solve problems make mathematicians a valuable commodity in many occupations.
Students begin the program in the Calculus sequence which lays a foundation for upper-level coursework. The program is rounded out through the completion of one of 3 possible tracks:
A double major in mathematics and statistics consists of satisfying the degree requirements of both majors with a minimum of 58 credit hours of courses applicable to either major.