Getting Started

As society has become more technical, many professions are requiring additional mathematical skills. Some of the fastest growing and highest paying fields require individuals with sophisticated mathematical competence, as well as other communication skills. A Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics is a highly marketable degree in a wide variety of professions.

For more information about Mathematics courses or program, please contact Department Chair Keven Hansen at 618-235-2700, ext. 5611 or

Educational Programs

Refer to the suggested curriculum and the graduation requirements as a guide for completing this program.

 Students interested in mathematics might also be interested in engineering.

Career Opportunities

A variety of careers are open to students who graduate with a bachelor's degree in math including:

  • Statistician
  • Actuary
  • Operations Research Analyst
  • Engineer (Civil, Electrical, etc.)
  • Teacher
  • Financial Analyst
  • Research Data Analyst
  • Systems Consultant

Math for Everyone

Most degree programs and many certificate programs require math courses.