Welcome

Welcome! We are part of the College of Arts and Sciences at Appalachian State University. Our faculty's expertise spans the  disciplines of actuarial science, pure and applied mathematics, mathematics education, and statistics. Mathematical Sciences offices and classrooms are in Walker Hall at the west end of campus.

We offer undergraduate degrees in Actuarial Science and Mathematics. The mathematics program includes concentrations in business, computation, life sciences, physical sciences, secondary teaching, and statistics, as well as a general, self-designed concentration.

We also offer the Master of Arts Degree in Mathematics with concentrations in college teaching and secondary teaching.

The sharing of ideas and information across the mathematical disciplines makes our department a rich place to teach and learn. The success of our students in getting jobs reflects our efforts to provide our students with excellent training for today's job market, combined with a broad education for the future.

To learn more about the department, browse this site using the navigation links above, or contact one of us directly.

Congratulations to our May and August 2019 M.A. Graduates!

May and August 2019 MA graduates

Pictured: Patrick Daye, Abbie Roberts, Peter Eller, Leah Hurt, Emily Yontz, Samuel Powell, Charlotte Cave (not pictured: Katelyn Benson, Richard Shedenhelm)

Mathematical Sciences News

Colloquium Friday, January 31: Dr. Becky Sanft, UNCA

Join us on Friday at 3 PM in 103A Walker Hall to hear Dr. Becky Sanft speak about...Exploring Mathematical Modeling in BiologyMathematical modeling is...

Department Colloquium January 24: Dr. Thomas Cameron, Davidson College

Please join us Friday at 3 PM in 103A Walker Hall to hear Dr. Thomas Cameron speak on...The Linear Ordering ProblemThe linear ordering problem is one ...

Colloquium Friday, November 15: Mr. Fred Coon, UNCC

Please join us on Friday, at 3 PM in 103A Walker Hall to hear Fred Coon present on...Understanding the Probability Literacy of High School StudentsThi...

Colloquium Friday, November 8: Melissa Reid, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

Please join us on Friday, November 8 at 3 PM in 103A Walker Hall to hear Melissa Reid, Mathematics Chair at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College present o...

Colloquium Friday, October 25: Dr. Christian Wypasek. Wypasek Data Science

Please join us at 3 PM on Friday, October 25, in 103A Walker Hall to hear Dr. Christian Wypasek present on...Going from Modeling to Meta-Modeling Goin...