Undergraduate – Bachelor of Science in Mathematics

A Mathematics degree at Kennesaw State University can provide you with the formal training needed to develop skills in problem solving, critical and quantitative thinking and logical argument. These highly valued skills can be applied in numerous career fields, including technology, engineering, education and other industry sectors.

If you have a passion for Mathematics and want to further develop your math education and skills, the Department of Mathematics offers a comprehensive curriculum and many resource opportunities including workshops and outreach programs to prepare you to reach your career goals.

A bachelor’s degree in Mathematics is very versatile, whether you plan to pursue a career in a mathematical field, add a second major to enhance your educational goals or continue into graduate studies like the Secondary Mathematics (MAT)  program.

Mathematics Salary and Career Information

Mathematician
Median Salary: National $101,900
Job Growth by 2028: National 26%

Statistician
Median Salary: National $87,780; Georgia $92,650
Job Growth by 2028: National 11%; Georgia 39%

Actuarian
Median Salary: National $102,880; Georgia $106,020
Job Growth by 2028: National 11%; Georgia 24%

*Sources: Bureau of Labor Statistics and O*Net Online

Mathematics Degree Benefits at Kennesaw State

  • Career Flexibility – Our curriculum will provide you with an in-depth knowledge of the Mathematical principles used in different industries and job roles and applied to the unique challenges found in today’s business and technology environment. You will learn skills that employers often cite as “most valued” in prospective employees: problem solving and critical thinking.

  • Research Opportunities – As an undergraduate student, you will have many opportunities to participate in Mathematics research. Faculty-led research includes work in the Discrete Mathematics, Differential Equations and Analysis and Applied Mathematics subdisciplines. This research involvement is an ideal way to gain expertise in specific areas of Mathematics that match your career interests.

  • Networking and Engagement – You can connect with the Math community, on and off campus, through our resources including hosted seminars, workshops, conferences and outreach programs. Other networking opportunities include student organizations, like Kennesaw Women in Mathematics (KWIM) and the Mathematical Association of America (MAA), and events like the two-day STEM Job & Internship Fair held twice a year.

Learn more about the Department of Mathematics in the College of Science and Mathematics (CSM), or select a Mathematics topic below:

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