Always loved numbers? Enjoy pairing your analytical side with creative problem solving? You should consider a mathematics degree from Indiana University Kokomo! We offer a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics to meet your individual goals.
In this program, you’ll get to work closely with your professors and peers alike in small, intimate classroom settings. You’ll gain deductive reasoning skills and problem-solving skills that work to boost your understanding of a variety of industries. You’ll get to take classes in all different areas of the mathematics field – like Calculus I and II and Linear Algebra – while also dabbling in classes from the arts, humanities, and social sciences. You’ll graduate as a well-rounded, ready-to-go alumni.
Once you've completed your degree requirements, usually near the end of your senior year, you'll take a written examination covering your entire undergraduate mathematics program. Your success on this exam, coupled with an Indiana University degree, provide compelling evidence of your preparation and strong foundation of knowledge in the field of mathematics to employers. You’ll graduate prepared and ready for whatever comes next.
The Bachelor of Arts degree in Mathematics is designed to prepare individuals to understand the nature of truth and the concept of proof in the discipline of mathematics, to understand the application of mathematical techniques to other fields, and to formulate and solve problems mathematically. Students may select courses to enter graduate school in mathematics or enter business or industry.
The Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics is designed to prepare individuals to understand the nature of truth and the concept of proof in the discipline of mathematics, to understand the application of mathematical techniques to other fields, and to formulate and solve problems mathematically. The Bachelor of Science places a greater emphasis on mathematical knowledge and its relation to the sciences through additional coursework and potential research opportunities. Students have greater opportunities to complete coursework for either graduate school in mathematics or entry into business or industry.
To find out what the next four years might look like for this degree, fill out your information and follow the prompted steps to arrive at a sample degree map. For more information specific to you and your situation, please schedule a visit with an advisor today. For the most recent and up-to-date information regarding this degree, please visit our Academic Bulletin.
You can also further specialize your studies by choosing a minor; work with your academic advisor to choose the right minor for you. Interested in becoming a math tutor during your time as a student? Check out the Math Commons!
If it’s all adding up and you know a mathematics degree from IU Kokomo is the right next step for you, apply today! If you have questions about whether or not this degree fits into your goals or other concerns, please reach out to our friendly faculty and staff. We’re here and happy to help!