Mathematics

Bachelor of Arts

Bachelor of Science

“I have always wanted to be a teacher,” said Natalie Valla ‘18. “I know that many students struggle with math, and I want to do everything I can to make the subject easier to understand and more enjoyable for students.”

A mind for numbers

Math is everywhere, from the spiral of a shell to the timing of a symphony, and it is integral to everything around us. As a mathematics major at the University of New Haven, you’ll apply math’s universal language to your area of interest.

Through the B.A. program, you will:
Be positioned to pursue a double major in a field such as engineering, science, business or economics, in order to expand your skill set and enhance your marketability
Through the B.S. program, you will:
Prepare for a wide variety of careers, such as being a computer consultant, statistical analyst, scientific research analyst, product manager, educator, or business manager

Events

Friday, October 20, 2017

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Saturday, October 28, 2017

What You'll Study

  • Number Theory

    This course will provide students with a grounding in the study of number theory. Topics include: quadratic reciprocity, Gaussian integers and Fermat’s two square theorem, quadratic integers, Hurwitz integers and four square theorem, quadratic fields and their integers.

  • Math Modeling

    Problem solving through mathematical model building. Emphasis on applications of mathematics to the social, life and managerial sciences. Topics are selected from probability, graph theory, Markov processes, linear programming, optimization, game theory, simulation.

  • Techniques in Applied Mathematics

    Techniques in applied analysis including Fourier series; orthogonal functions such as Bessel functions, Legendre polynomials, Chebychev polynomials, Laplace and Fourier transforms; product solutions of partial differential equations and boundary value problems.

  • Complex Variables

    For mathematics, science and engineering students. Review of elementary functions and Euler forms; holomorphic functions, Laurent series, singularities, calculus of residues, contour integration, maximum modulus theorem, bilinear and inverse transformation, conformal mapping, and analytic continuation.

  • Full List of Courses for Mathematics

    The University of New Haven offers a wide variety of in-depth courses that create a transformational educational experience for our students. To view the complete list of courses you'll take while pursuing a Bachelor of Science or a Bachelor of Arts in mathematics, check out the Academic Catalog:

    Mathematics, B.A.

    Mathematics, B.S.

    Mathematics Minor

Learn from professors who are dedicated to your success.

Our faculty are leaders and innovators in their fields, bringing both deep professional experience and academic rigor to the classroom.

Next Steps

  • Admission Requirements

    Whether you're still in high school or are transferring from another college, we offer full- and part-time opportunities for undergraduates from inside the U.S. and abroad. The admission process can begin as early as the end of your high school junior year.

    The Application Process

  • Financial Aid Opportunities

    We offer a comprehensive financial aid program, with students receiving assistance in the form of grants, scholarships, student loans, and part-time employment. Funds are available from federal and state governments, private sponsors, and from university resources. More than 85 percent of the University's full-time undergraduate students receive some form of financial assistance.

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