Welcome! We are part of the College of Arts and Sciences at Appalachian State University. Our faculty consists of 27 tenure track and more than 15 adjunct or visiting faculty in the disciplines of actuarial science, 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 on October 19: Dr. Robert Erhardt will speak on Portfolio Risk

Dr. Robert Erhardt, Wake Forest University, will speak on "An Extension of Spatial Dependence Models for Estimating Short-term Temperature Portfolio R...

Colloquium October 5: Sherry Nikbakht, Appalachian State

Please join us on Friday, October 5, at 3 PM in 103A Walker Hall for the Department Colloquium.Sharareh Nikbakht will present a talk on Promoting STEM...

The Math Sciences Homecoming Chili Cookoff is almost here!

Are you ready for homecoming on September 29? The Math Sciences Department will be hosting its annual chili cookoff and reception for alumni on Saturd...

Colloquium September 21: Premkumar Pugalenthi from the University of North Carolina Charlotte

Department Colloquium: 3 PM in 103A Walker Hall on FridayUsing Engineering Contexts to Teach Mathematics Premkumar Pugalenthi, UNC-CharlotteIn th...

Congratulations to Trina Palmer: Recipient of a Campus Teaching Excellence Award

Dr. Trina Palmer was honored at the faculty meeting on September 7 as the recipient of a Campus Teaching Excellence Award. This honor is awarded each ...

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)