Do you enjoy problem solving? Are you interested in learning advanced mathematics or using mathematical tools to solve real world problems? Then consider one of the Math Department’s Honors Tracks!
Our College Honors Programs allow students the freedom to pursue mathematics as it relates to different fields. The Department of Mathematics has College Honors Programs in the following department concentrations (tracks): theoretical mathematics (also referred to as the traditional track), applied mathematics (with chemistry and physics options), mathematical biology, financial mathematics, actuarial science, and mathematics for educators. Specific courses vary between tracks, but all students in a College Honors Program will complete their degree with rigorous training in the mathematical sciences. Students who satisfy the College of Arts and Sciences Honors Program requirements and successfully complete honors in one of the Department of Mathematics tracks will receive the designation with honors in Arts and Sciences on their graduation diploma.
Students graduating with a degree in mathematics are prepared to enter a wide variety of careers in different areas, including insurance companies, non-governmental organizations, computer firms, biotech and medical companies as well as government labs and research institutes.
For more information about honors math tracks, please contact Rodica Barbu.
For more information about honors actuarial science, please contact Athena Yiamouyiannis.