Bachelor of Science in Mathematics

COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Department of Mathematics

Southeastern's Mathematics program gives students the opportunity to develop their analytical thinking, quantitative reasoning and problem-solving skills, preparing them to succeed in graduate school or in a variety of careers in business, industry, government or teaching. Students in the program develop computational calculation skills using a variety of scientific software and technology; enhance their communication skills allowing them to access, disseminate and analyze mathematical information; and receive a well-rounded introduction to the main branches of modern mathematics, maintaining an appropriate balance between theoretical and applied mathematics.

Career Information
Types of Jobs
  • Accounting
  • Actuarial science
  • Computer systems
  • Consulting
  • Finance and insurance
  • Industrial engineering
  • Industrial mathematics
  • Information technology
  • Middle school or high school education
  • Operations research
  • Software engineering
  • Statistics
Types of Employers
  • Consulting firms
  • Corporations
  • Financial institutions
  • Schools
  • Technology firms
  • Universities
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
  • Research experiences available for advanced students

  • Internationally recognized faculty with Ph.D. degrees in mathematics education and mathematics, as well as extensive experience teaching at the middle school, high school and university levels

  • Small class sizes in upper-level courses provide students with individualized attention

  • Internship possibilities with leading businesses

  • Departmental scholarships

  • Honors curriculum

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
  • Total semester hours required: 120

CONCENTRATIONS
  • Mathematics Education

MINORS
  • Mathematics

RELATED DEGREES
  • Master of Integrated Science and Technology

CAMPUS ORGANIZATIONS & ACTIVITIES
  • Pi Mu Epsilon


Contact Information

Dr. Tim Hudson

thudson@southeastern.edu

985-549 - 2175

Mailing address: SLU 10687, Hammond, LA 70402

On-campus address: Fayard Hall, Room 308

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