About the Mathematics Program
The Mathematics program at Heritage offers a personalized environment and focuses on techniques for exploring and communicating quantitative and spatial relationships. Blending traditional and technology-based skills, Heritage students gain a broad understanding of mathematical concepts numerically, symbolically, algorithmically, and graphically. Students benefit from faculty interaction and guidance, receiving plenty of one-on-one attention both in and out of the classroom, to help them progress smoothly and form a clear path to their future.
The program emphasizes applied mathematics for students in the education program as well as those in the physical and social sciences. Those who pursue undergraduate degrees in mathematics can also go on to careers in business, law, medicine, or other professional fields. It is common for business and industry to recruit mathematics majors because of their analytical and problem-solving skills. Additionally, many mathematics majors pursue advanced degrees in such fields as mathematics, mathematics education, statistics, operations research, computer science, and science.
What can I do with a Mathematics degree from Heritage?
- K-12 & College Teaching & Research
- Actuarial Science
- Computer Science
- Operations Research
- Mathematical Modeling