Earn a Mathematics Degree
Expand your mathematical skills to reach a variety of careers and industries
Because of the large, growing need for middle school and secondary teachers in the region and the expanding role of applied mathematics, our mathematics program is an incredibly valuable degree. The program at our private Kansas college has connections to a variety of fields of study including computer science, economics, engineering, medicine, and physics.
Within our program, you have the ability to demonstrate a broad understanding of mathematics by competency in the following areas: statistics, calculus, geometry, and algebra. Faculty are trained to help you develop clear analytical thinking skills through the use of problem-solving.
About Our Mathematics Program
Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
This degree focuses on preparing you to explore the many areas of statistical research.
- Perform actuarial science
- Become a mathematician and conduct research
- Pursue a career in system engineering
While earning your Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, you can expect to take courses including Probability and Statistics 1, Calculus 1, Calculus 2 and History of Mathematics.
Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics
This degree focuses on preparing you to pursue a career in education
- Become a math teacher
- Conduct operational research
- Analyze statistical modeling
While earning your Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics you can expect to take courses including Abstract Algebra, Calculus 1, Calculus 2, Mathematics Senior Seminar and Geometry. A complete four-year plan of study can be found here.
Minor in Mathematics
Interested in supporting your major with a minor in Mathematics? The required curriculum for a Mathematics minor can be found here.
About Our Faculty
Our faculty and staff have the knowledge and experience to help you prepare for a career in mathematics. If you need clarification on a class assignment or advice on how to approach your future, you can feel confident that our faculty is available and ready to help.
While pursuing a degree in mathematics, you can expect a promising future. The mathematics field for educators is projected to grow 12% between 2012 and 2022, while employment for math occupations is projected to grow 28% between 2014 and 2024. Our students are prepared to meet the expected demand for skilled mathematicians.
A degree in mathematics from Newman University will give you the opportunity to work in a variety of fields and specialities related to mathematics. Here are some examples of potential careers and their median salaries:
- Actuaries ($97,070 a year)
- High School Math Teacher ($55,050 a year)
- Mathematician ($111,110 a year)
- Statistician ( $80,110 a year)
Our students have the opportunity to gain real-world experience by interning in the Wichita community. Primarily, this internship allows you to gain experience through tutoring other students of all ages in mathematics.
Get Involved on Campus
One of the best ways to find success during your college career is to get involved in campus clubs and organizations. Within our mathematics program, our students can join the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Club. Our on-campus organizations allow for personal growth, networking, and future career success.
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We think our university is great, but don’t just take our word for it. Hear what some of our previous students have to say about their experience.
"Everyone is so welcoming at Newman University, which I found really
wonderful because I was so nervous and so scared. But I felt very comfortable with the people there."
Ellen Healy, CLASS OF 2016
"I think Newman has a great value and I think it’s because you get to know your professors by name. The president of the university knew my name because you get a personal relationship with everyone at Newman."