The Department of Mathematical Sciences, INDIANA UNIVERSITY SOUTH BEND
Why IUSB: Looking to earn an affordable and prestigious, valuable IU degree that’s also good value? You’ve come to the right place! IU South Bend is this region’s public university, full of amazing opportunities for discovery and impact, faculty and staff committed to your success, and vibrant campus life just waiting for you to make your mark. Courses flexible to your schedule and preference with in-person, hybrid, and online formats, student-centered learning, approachable and supportive faculty team.
Why BA in Mathematics: Studying mathematics develops one’s analytical skills and enhances the ability in problem solving and critical thinking. The Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in mathematics program provides students with a solid foundation in the traditional core of undergraduate mathematics. In order to promote interdisciplinary knowledge and critical thinking, the program requires a minor in an area of liberal arts and science.
Career perspectives: Data Scientist, Financial Analyst, Mathematics Teacher, Budget Analyst, Insurance Underwriter, Cost Estimator, Investment Analyst, Market Researcher, Operations Research Analyst, and more. (See Indeed Career Guide for reference.) It also serves those students who plan to seek admission to postgraduate studies in the mathematical sciences and related areas.