Offered by the Saint Louis University College of Arts and Sciences
Saint Louis University's undergraduate degree in mathematics is complemented by SLU's comprehensive liberal arts core; a well-rounded education can make you more attractive to future employers. Our undergraduate math curriculum also has room for you to customize your degree by adding a second major or concentration.
If you choose to major in mathematics at SLU, you'll benefit from a program that allows faculty to get to know students and give individual advice. You may be recruited to participate in math contests or other opportunities. The department also has research groups in algebra, analysis, geometry, and topology.
Undergraduate students in SLU's mathematics degree program take a basic core of mathematics courses before choosing to focus their upper level studies in one of three areas:
An undergraduate degree in mathematics prepares you to enter the workforce as a teacher, actuary or consultant. You might also choose to pursue a minor or coursework that prepares your for jobs in finance, operations research, actuarial science, bioinformatics or cryptography.
An undergraduate degree in mathematics can also be an excellent foundation for graduate or professional programs in that field or in business administration, computer science, physics, meteorology, medicine or education, among others. Recent mathematics graduates from SLU have entered careers at companies or government agencies such as: