Mathematics: B.S. & B.A.
With a degree in mathematics, you will be prepared for any career that requires logical reasoning – from science to law to business, or any number of disciplines. In fact, Ouachita math alumni are often hired before other majors in a variety of fields because their degree tells employers they can think deeply, reason carefully and solve complex problems.
Introduction to Cryptology
Calculus I, II, III
Fundamentals of Mathematical Proof
Probability & Statistics
There are several ways to pursue mathematics at Ouachita to help you reach your desired career goals, from a B.A. to a B.S. paired with a second field or a teaching double major focused on either math or physics/math. A minor also is available.
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Rate of Ouachita Math Graduates vs. the National Average
of Ouachita Math Majors Have a Second Major
Recent Math Graduates Found Jobs (2020)
or Fewer Students in Upper Level Classes
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The minor in mathematics requires a minimum of 18 hours, at least six of which must be at the junior senior level.
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hear from a faculty member & student
2018 graduate, who works as a geometry teacher & football coach for Shiloh Christian School in Springdale, Ark.
CALCULUS: BEEN THERE, DONE THAT
A FACTOR TO CONSIDER? OUR FACULTY
MATHEMATICIANS ARE OUR END RESULT
At Ouachita, you will encounter the breadth of mathematics, pure and applied, continuous and discrete. But that is only a slice of the pie. We want to develop your curiosity, as well as your confidence. In our Mathematical Scholarship class, for example, you will learn how to read professional literature, conduct your own research and communicate your results in writing and through speech – all the tools you will need to become a true mathematician.
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Ouachita's Patterson Summer Research Program sees record student participation, recognition
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