The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science offers two undergraduate majors: the Mathematics Major and the Computer Science Major. In addition, students may also choose either of the two departmental minors: the Mathematics Minor or the Computer Science Minor.
For those who wish to focus on either applied mathematics, data science, financial mathematics, mathematical economics, or mathematics education while majoring in mathematics, the Department provides emphases in all five of these areas.
Students with a Computer Science major (for those starting in 2016 or later) must declare one of the following emphases: algorithms and complexity, data science, security, software, or and open emphasis of the student's choosing.
In addition, the Department cooperates with the Department of Computer Engineering in offering the option of a five-year combined B.S. and M.S. program for those majoring in computer science and with the Department of Applied Mathematics in offering the option of a five-year combined B.S. and M.S. program for those majoring in mathematics.
To declare a major or minor, fill out the Program Petition form and meet with the department chair.