We train brilliant minds, just like yours.

We train brilliant minds, just like yours.

Mathematics

Take your interest in numbers to a higher level of mathematical knowledge.

If you possess an innate interest in pure or applied mathematics, we are dedicated to providing you with the best possible understanding of mathematics as a deductive science. From algebra and geometry to calculus and statistics, our faculty will provide you with a broad range of topics on the road to mathematical reasoning and logic, supplemented by the latest mathematical software and technology. With a firm understanding of mathematics, you’ll be able to apply your knowledge to real-world problems in just about any field, from architecture and engineering to computer software to economics and finance.

Studying a variety of disciplines, including mathematics, will give me well-rounded knowledge and better preparation for a future legal career.

Emmanuel Ekwedike ’13 M.A.

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Quick Facts

  • In 2011, our student math team made an impressive showing at the William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition, ranking in the top 10 percent of 546 competing institutions.
  • The study of mathematics as a specific discipline began more than 2,000 years ago with the ancient Greeks.
  • Mathematics majors score about 13 percent higher than the mean score of all test takers on both the GMAT and LSAT.

Possible Careers

  • Statistician who determines the reliability of information for a government agency
  • Epidemiologist who studies the spread of diseases and develops models of how best to respond to epidemics
  • Adviser for educational policies in the public sector