At Marymount, the Bachelor of Science in Mathematics will help you discover the beauty of mathematics and how it can shape the world around us. Marymount’s Mathematics program is modern and career-focused, helping students become expert users of multiple mathematical technologies. MU students also excel when discussing real-world solutions to problems that can be solved with mathematics.
Mathematics faculty wants you to be active in your education. To facilitate this, you will be encouraged to ask questions. For example: Why is the Pythagorean Theorem useful today? The answer: It can be used when designing disabled access ramps. You will work in groups and be encouraged to take part in one of our multiple faculty-student research groups.
The Mathematics faculty is passionate about our students and wants you to succeed both in school and in life. To this end, faculty will spend many hours with you to help you decide what you want to do after your time at Marymount. You will be introduced to a variety of industry leaders in an array of careers via our mathematics seminar, and you’ll be able to ask questions and find a mathematical career path that interests you.
MU’s faculty wants to prepare you for life after graduation – whether that means further study toward a master’s or doctoral degree, or heading straight into your chosen career. If you want to teach math to students in 6th through 12th grade, you can earn full licensure in secondary education Mathematics in four years. Those interested in other career paths are well coached and prepared.
Be a part of a strong and elite group. Come major or minor in Mathematics at Marymount, find out what it takes to be a superb teacher, be part of a team trying to eradicate cholera, and find out what to do if Zombies attack!
Highly qualified students may be eligible for the Clare Boothe Luce Scholarship for Women in Science and Mathematics, providing full tuition and room and board. Link to the application to learn more