The Department of Mathematics offers a rigorous core curriculum that challenges students to think abstractly, recognize and generalize patterns, communicate ideas, and define and solve problems. In addition, mathematics students can explore exciting developments in this rapidly changing field through special topics courses and independent research in areas such as game theory, chaos, and cryptography.

Course Catalog Description

MATH 121: Mathematical Ideas

This course offers an introduction to the history and concepts of elementary mathematics. Topics may include properties of number systems, geometry, analytic geometry, mathematical modeling, and probability and statistics.

Prerequisites: None