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B.S. Mathematics

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College of Business and Economics
University of Idaho
ALB 125
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3161
Phone: (208) 885-6453
Fax: (208) 885-6296
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Building Mathematical Skills

From research and development of new technology and products to financial analysis for businesses, your future career in mathematics is exciting and diverse. Build advanced problem-solving and quantitative reasoning skills in a program that offers opportunities to participate in the American Mathematical Association Putnam Examination, the most prestigious mathematics competition in the nation.

Fast Facts

  • Nationally recognized programs in bioinformatics, algebra, differential equations, combinatorics, and mathematics education
  • Participate in the American Mathematical Association Putnam Examination
  • Polya Math Learning Center offeres a one-of-a-kind innovative lab experience
  • Math Club hosts a variety of events throughout the school year
  • Financial analyst
  • Computer programmer
  • Engineer
  • Insurance, business and financial consultant
  • Security consultant
  • Professional in business technology, research and product development (develop new software, hardware, Internet applications or security and data management systems)
  • Teacher

$55,000 - 70,000

Median pay
Degree Prep If you enjoy thinking and the challenge of problem solving, then you should consider becoming a math major. Many students are surprised to find their mathematics classes are exciting when they get to college – there’s much more to math than you might have thought!
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Financial Aid

To find out about deadlines, scholarships and eligibility requirements, please visit the University of Idaho Financial Aid Office.

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Hands-on Learning Many of our best students participate as undergraduates in research with our faculty. Our program is well known for its research efforts in a variety of areas, including:
  • Bioinformatics and Mathematical Biology
  • Combinatorics and discrete mathematics
  • Algebraic geometry
  • Differential equations
  • Math Club
  • College of Science Ambassadors