Mathematics and Statistics

Mathematics and Statistics

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The Department of Mathematics and Statistics has specialized general education sequences tailored to meet the needs of students in majors across the university.

For students interested in exciting career opportunities, we offer minors in mathematics and statistics as well as a bachelor's degree in mathematics.  At the graduate level, we offer a master's of science in mathematics and a master's of science in mathematics with a specialization in applied statistics.

Acquiring skills in mathematics, applied mathematics, and statistics strategically places today's graduate at the forefront of the big data revolution, financial mathematics, quantitative analysis, and scientific research.  Make an appointment today to meet with an advisor from the Department of Mathematics to discuss career options with a major and/or minor in mathematics and statistics.  

Career Information:  StatisticianMathematicianActuary (All in U.S. News Best 100 Jobs for 2019)

Free Student Memberships for AMS and AWM: Apply here

Students should consider the 4+1 Program in Mathematics and Statistics!


1. The statistics courses in the Mathematics Department will now have an STA prefix instead of MTH.  Please look for this when scheduling courses.

2. Drs. Galetto, Lopez-Valdez, and Hoover Awarded NSF Grants (details here)

3. James Iler (USRA student of Dr. Lopez-Valdez and Dr. Soprunov) won the best poster award from USRA Poster Session in September 2022.