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Learn about the many reasons the University of Idaho could be a perfect fit for you. Schedule Your Visit

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Alternative Service Break

Travel to Ecuador, Nicaragua or the Philippines during winter break Dec. 27, 2016 to Jan. 9, 2017. Application deadline Sunday, Sept. 18. Apply for ASB

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Parent Orientation

Students and parents can learn their way around campus and discover the many opportunities at UI. Orientation events are Aug. 18-21. Register

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Undergraduate Program

Applied Mathematics

The applied mathematics options for a B.S. in mathematics introduce students to the excitement of mathematical ideas. Courses allow for freedom to explore areas of mathematics the student finds most interesting.

Our applied mathematics course work provides a broad range for intellectual thought and creativity. Applied mathematics options are:

  • actuarial science and finance
  • computation
  • operations research
  • mathematical biology
  • scientific modeling
  • statistics

Dual Majors

Students interested in other applications of mathematics pursue a dual major. Possible dual majors include computer science, physics, business or education. To earn a teacher certification, students complete a major or minor in mathematics and a Bachelor of Science in Education degree.

Career Opportunities

Our students are well prepared for industrial, government or teaching jobs or graduate school. Including coursework in computer science, physics, business, students are well prepared for the workforce.  Students interested in graduate school benefit from our proven program in preparation for graduate school.

Which degree is best for me?

We offer a wide variety of majors and minors, each having distinct objectives.

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Brink Hall 300

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive, MS 1103
Moscow, ID 83844-1103

Phone: (208) 885-6742

Fax: (208) 885-5843


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