Mathematics and Statistics Majors and Degree Programs

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board Quantitative literacy (QL) is a critical skill professionals must possess in the modern data-rich business world. QL involves enhancing number sense, understanding functional relationships, and making informed decisions after analyzing evidence. You must understand mathematics and statistics to have a solid QL foundation. Students learn problem-solving analysis, mathematical, inferential, and data-analytic skills that are essential for specialists in various fields in statistics and math classes. Specialists in the following fields must possess excellent statistics and math skills: actuarial science, astronomy, chemistry, medical/public computer science, health research, physics, finance, economics, biology, engineering, operations research, geophysics, market research, linguistics, meteorology, cryptology, seismology, library science, and environmental science.

Select a concentration below to explore various majors and view colleges and universities offering majors and degree programs in mathematics and statistics.

Anderson University

1100 E 5th St, Anderson, IN 46012-3495
Phone Number:(765) 649-9071
Website:www.anderson.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:3,207 (2,312 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1

CUNY Hunter College

695 Park Ave, New York, NY 10065
Phone Number:(212) 772-4000
Website:www.hunter.cuny.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:27,199 (20,024 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1

Dakota State University

820 N Washington, Madison, SD 57042-1799
Phone Number:(605) 256-5111
Website:www.dsu.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:4,262 (3,798 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:36 to 1
Admissions:www.admissions.dsu.edu/
Financial Aid:www.dsu.edu/financial-aid/
Online Application:www.dsu.edu/apply.aspx

Luther College

700 College Drive, Decorah, IA 52101-1045
Phone Number:(563) 387-2000
Website:www.luther.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Rural fringe community
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:2,502 (2,502 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Admissions:admissions.luther.edu/
Financial Aid:finaid.luther.edu/
Online Application:www.luther.edu/admissions/apply

Minnesota State University – Mankato

South Rd and Ellis Ave, Mankato, MN 56001
Phone Number:(507) 389-1866
Website:www.mnsu.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
post baccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting:Remote town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:17,007 (14,467 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:24 to 1

Rochester Institute of Technology

1 Lomb Memorial Dr, Rochester, NY 14623-5603
Phone Number:(585) 475-2411
Website:www.rit.edu/
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Post baccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:18,975 (15,675 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Admissions:www.rit.edu/admission.html
Financial Aid:www.rit.edu/emcs/financialaid/
Online Application:http://www.rit.edu/emcs/admissions/apply

University of Maine

Orono, ME 4469
Phone Number:(207) 581-1110
Website:www.umaine.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Post baccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Small suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:13,814 (11,062 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:17 to 1

University of South Alabama

307 N University Blvd, Mobile, AL 36688-0002
Phone Number:(251) 460-6101
Website:www.southalabama.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
4-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Post baccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:16,985 (13,255 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Admissions:www.southalabama.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.southalabama.edu/finaid/
Online Application:www.southalabama.edu/admissions/appdeadline.html