Prospective Students

The mathematics department offers both a B.A. and B.Sc. in mathematics, a B.Sc. in actuarial science, as well as minors in mathematics, statistics and actuarial science.

Why get a math degree?

The study of mathematics is an excellent way to develop problem solving and logical reasoning skills that will be valuable in any future pursuit. A degree program in mathematics prepares students for a variety of careers in industry, government, and academia.

Math is an excellent choices for students interested in:

  • an advanced degree in mathematics or a related field such as operations research or statistics
  • finance
  • biomedical research
  • management science
  • many other high-tech industries
  • a pre-professional program for law school, medical school, or an MBA program

Since mathematics does not exist in a vacuum, our degree programs are designed to complement other programs at Niagara University. Students who combine a major or minor with another degree program have a distinct advantage over their peers in fields such as biology, chemistry, finance, economics, computer science, banking or insurance. We offer a number of curriculum options to match our students' interests.

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