The Department of Mathematics and Computational Sciences includes the disciplines of mathematics, actuarial science, data science, mathematics education, and computer science. The department offers a major and a minor in mathematics, and students who major in mathematics may choose a concentration in actuarial science, data science, or secondary mathematics education. The department also offers a major and a minor in computer science.
The curriculum is structured to meet the overlapping needs of students who fall in one or more of the following categories:
those who intend to pursue graduate work in mathematics and related fields;
those who will apply mathematics in the natural sciences, social sciences, business or other areas;
those who plan to become actuaries;
those who plan to become data scientists; and
those who plan to become high school mathematics teachers.