Department of Mathematics

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OC Mathematics graduates have a widely-known reputation for quality. Organizations that hire Math alumni include IBM, Northrop Grumman, NASA, Chesapeake Energy, and more.

Department graduates entering the education field own a 100% pass rate on teacher education certification exams. OC Mathematics students regularly participate in the William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition to test their ability with complex questions. The close connection between the OC Math and Computer Science programs allows students to earn a Math-CS bachelor degree, preparing students for fields like data science. Other OC mathematics degrees require a minor or a focus, allowing you to apply your mathematics degree in a range of fields, and making you a well-rounded student and asset to future employers.

Interesting Classes I Might Take

  • Introduction to Analysis
  • Complex Variables
  • Mathematical Modeling and Strategies
  • Probability and Statistics
  • Modern Geometry
  • Linear Algebra
  • Number Theory
  • All Courses

What I Can Do With My Degree

Actuary, Mathematics Teacher, Meteorologist, Analyst, Statistician



Mission Statement

Our mission is to teach and mentor students in the fundamental principles, knowledge, and skills of Mathematics - all in the context of a Christian worldview - so they can become successful, respected, real-world problem solvers in the marketplace, and lead productive lives serving in God's Kingdom.


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Any questions about this department? Contact Jennifer Bryan.