Mathematics

Undergraduate Degree Program

Students obtaining a B.S. in Mathematics study the theory and applications of calculus, learn the fundamental logic needed for deductive reasoning, and develop the ability to write proofs. They develop an understanding of the breadth of the mathematical sciences and their deep interconnecting principles, and an awareness of the abstract nature of theoretical mathematics. Additionally, they learn to construct algorithms and write programs in a high level language to solve mathematical problems and to simulate and visualize mathematical ideas and processes.


The types of jobs students majoring in Mathematics can expect to work towards are as follows:

Actuary


Quantitative Analyst

Statistician


For more information regarding the mathematics degree offered at the University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Coast, please contact Dr. John Harris (john.m.harris@usm.edu) or Dr. Karen Kohl (karen.kohl@usm.edu).

For more information regarding mathematics licesure, please contact Marlene Naquin (marlene.naquin@usm.edu).


Degree plan requirements and semester guides

 

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