The Department of Mathematics and Statistics offers courses leading to the degrees of bachelor of science or bachelor of arts with a major in mathematics. The bachelor degrees have tracks for applied mathematics, discrete mathematics/operations research, statistics, or general mathematics study.

For the degree of Master of Science in Mathematics, students may choose from three options: pure mathematics, applied mathematics, and statistics. All options prepare graduates for positions in industry, teaching, and/or Ph.D. programs.

The doctoral program in Mathematics provides training in a variety of areas of modern pure and applied mathematics. The curriculum includes a broad background in foundational areas, as well as specialized courses leading to the frontiers of relevant areas. The applied emphasis includes interdisciplinary topics.

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Phone (775) 784-6773
Fax (775) 784-6378
Location Davidson Math and Science Center