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.

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Kevin Carr

Pacific University College of Education Professor Kevin Carr and College of Arts & Sciences Professor Kevin Johnson were awarded funding for their research into the effectiveness and retention of K-12 science and mathematics teachers in Oregon.

Math Professor Nancy Neudauer

An article, co-authored by Pacific Professor Nancy Ann Neudauer on the life of esteemed mathematician Grace Alele-Williams, was published in the March 2022 edition of Notices of the American Mathematical Society.

Research

The Pacific Undergraduate Research Conference is returning to an in-person format this fall on Nov. 10. For many presenters, these research projects will become the basis of their senior capstone project. Pacific is the No. 1 private research university in the Pacific Northwest, and as such, has a reputation for mentoring its undergraduate students especially in the areas of scientific and creative research.