Mathematics at Providence College
Why Study Mathematics at Providence College?
Mathematics is an indispensable tool for science and business, but it is also a rich and beautiful field worthy of study for its own sake. A mathematics major will learn to think logically, gain an aesthetic appreciation for the subject, and develop the skills to solve quantitative problems.
Graduates of our program include teachers, professors, lawyers, actuaries, business managers, computer scientists, architects, and financial advisors. A true hallmark of the program is the willingness of faculty to engage in independent study or research with students who want to study more advanced topics in preparation for graduate school. In recent years, our majors have earned a Ph.D. at universities that include Notre Dame, Brown, Tufts, U.C. Santa Barbra, University of Massachusetts, and SUNY Stony Brook