Message from the Chair
A recent article in CareerCast.com's 2018 Jobs Rated report ranked Mathematician as the number two job. Moreover, Mathematician, Actuary, and Statistician have been in the top 10 for many years. The University of New Orleans has a world class mathematics program and offers many varied courses.
The Department of Mathematics offers content areas that provide focus and specialization in the following fields:
- Actuarial mathematics is the mathematics of the financial impact of risk and uncertainty.
- Industrial mathematics applies math to real world problems in a variety of industries.
- Pure mathematics focuses on mathematics as a universal language.
- Statistics looks at the collecting, analyzing, and explaining all types of data.
Variety of Math Courses
The department offers a wide variety of courses in the areas of pure and applied mathematics, statistics, and actuarial mathematics.