Mathematics

Major, Minor

Master the fundamental areas of undergraduate mathematics in a program that is both broad and deep.

Learn alongside award-winning faculty members who are dedicated to students. Our faculty members conduct research, author textbooks, travel abroad to work with budding mathematicians in developing nations and play an active role in influencing mathematics curricula nationwide.

Choose from many extracurricular opportunities, including Math Club, International Mathematical Modeling Competition, Putnam Exam teams, Colloquium Series and grading and tutoring opportunities.

Enjoy excellent facilities, including student study space, a computer lab with statistical and mathematical software and a mathematical games library.

Specializations in actuarial science, biomathematics, secondary mathematics education, and advanced mathematics provide graduates with essential skills for immediate entry into business, industry, education or graduate school.

Headlines

Year-long study about the future of transportation in rural Washington County published in fall 2016 to be presented by Prescott Devinney '17 and Staff Member Mike Miller.
Women of the South African Math Workshop
Pacific University Professor Nancy Neudauer recently returned from South Africa, where she organized and administered an African Institute for Mathematical Sciences workshop titled “Women in Discrete Mathematics and Its Applications.”