Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Description of Majors
Both the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees prepare students for jobs in industry such as actuary, operations research analyst, quality control engineer, mathematics consultant, or for further study in graduate school. The analytical and logical abilities developed in these programs prepare students for further study in many other areas, such as business, law, or medicine. Additionally, the Comprehensive Major in Actuarial Science prepares students for the Society of Actuaries' Actuarial Examinations on Probability and Financial Mathematics.
The Bachelor of Science in Education degree, along with teacher licensure, prepares students to teach mathematics in grades 7-12.