Mathematics continues to be a thriving profession. Fairfield University offers a blend of traditional and applied courses designed to give students a firm yet diverse foundation.
The mathematics program focuses on both enhancing your basic math skills and discovering how to use them to solve existing, real-world problems. Through this work, you will gain an understanding of the relationship between math and other disciplines.
The mathematics program empowers students to solve problems through methods that use both calculation and construction. You regularly collaborate with your fellow students and faculty to write and challenge mathematical arguments and theories. You will also conduct research projects, present papers, attend conferences and seminars, and intern at various local organizations and institutions.
Upon graduation, you will have acquired traditional, concrete math skills along with a sense of their historical and cultural value. This gives you the opportunity to pursue graduate study, or seek a career in a multitude of professions.