The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Central Oklahoma is one of seven departments in the College of Mathematics and Science. The faculty represents a broad array of scholastic interests, including algebraic topology, cryptography, history of mathematics, differential equations, numerical analysis, mathematical biology, complex analysis, biostatistics, mathematics education, matrix theory, mathematical physics, dynamical systems and geometry. The members of the faculty are committed to excellence in teaching and pride themselves on their collaborative endeavors with students to learn and conduct research.
The mission of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics is to provide students with a solid foundation in the theory and applications of mathematics and statistics and to produce mathematically intuitive majors with expertise in problem-solving and numerical and geometric reasoning who are prepared to pursue graduate degrees or to successfully compete in the job market.
Scholarships & Tuition Waivers
Incoming freshmen are eligible for a variety of scholarships within the General Academic Scholarship Program. There are multiple scholarships specific to the College of Mathematics and Science.
Applied Mathematics career opportunities include:
- Computational science
- Loss management/control
- Banking and finance
Take advantage of these opportunities in the Metro which may spark your interest and even boost your résumé.