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 2018 M.A. Graduates!

Photo of May and August 2018 grads

Pictured (l-r): front: Hannah Cox and Averia Padgett; back: Cescily Metzgar, Carter Murray, Dustin Roten, Stephen Graham, Briana Bentley, Faith Miller, Katie Bowman, Caleb Davis, Ben Estes, John Hall (not pictured: Russell Chamberlain, Kory Illenye)

Mathematical Sciences News

Colloquium Friday, October 18: Dr. Rene Salinas

Join us at 3 PM on Friday, October 18, in 103A Walker to hear Dr. Rene Salinas discuss the Sports Analytics Certificate program beginning this fall at...

Congratulations to 2020 AWM Fellow Dr. Sarah Greenwald

Dr. Sarah Greenwald has been named a 2020 Association for Woman in Mathematics Fellow for her "exceptional dedication to increasing the success and vi...

Colloquium October 4: George Woltman, GIMPS

Please join us at 3 PM on Friday, October 4, in 103A Walker Hall to hear George Woltman  speak on Hunting for the Largest Known Prime Numbers....

Colloquium September 27: Dr. Felicia Simpson, Winston-Salem State University

Please join us at 3 PM on Friday, September 27, in 103A Walker Hall to hearDr. Felicia Simpson, Winston-Salem State University Faculty in Biostatistic...

Colloquium Wednesday, September 18: Dr. Sat Gupta, UNC-Greensboro

Join us on Wednesday, September 18, at 3 PM in 103A Walker HallDr. Sat Gupta, Chair of Math and StatisticsUNC-Greensborowill speak on Untruthful Respo...

Outstanding Seniors - May 2018

Outstanding Senior Photo

Pictured (l-r): Dr. Klima, Jacob Holman, Matthew McCaskey, Kelly Flanders, Ryan Hadenfeld, Dr. Marland (not pictured: Emily Yontz)