Degree Description
Offered as a major, minor, or double major with computer science
Related Academic Programs
Mathematics Major
When you live your life by the numbers, a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics just makes sense. Students within the School of Natural Science and Mathematics will learn both theory and application in areas such as algebra and discreet mathematics. Classes in calculus, statistics, differential equations, and more will help students hone their skills of logical reasoning, precision, and investigation.
Outside of Math Classes
Outside of Class
In addition to Pi Mu Epsilon, the mathematical honor society, students are encouraged to join school chapters of the Mathematical Association of America, the Association for Computing Machinery, and the Association for Women in Mathematics. The Mount Math Madness Problem of the Week invites students campuswide to break out their calculators for particularly puzzling math problems. Cue the Good Will Hunting montage.
Resources for getting a mathematics related job
Career Crossing
The Career Center is a terrific resource, sponsoring a STEM fair each year that allows students to interview for jobs and internships with top companies such as Amazon, Transamerica, Voya Financial and BAE Systems.
Mount graduates with math degrees
After You Graduate
Pursue a career as a:

mathematician

economist

accountant

statistician

computer scientist

cryptologist

math teacher

financial manager
Get to work with:

government labs

engineering research facilities

consulting firms

energy systems firms

electronics manufacturers

research institutes

academic institutions

insurance agencies

survey / research firms