Undergraduate Learning Outcomes

Mathematics Major

By the end of the program of study, the student will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate in-depth knowledge in one of the foundational areas of the mathematical sciences.

  2. Communicate mathematical ideas using numerical, graphical and symbolic representations.

Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers (MELT) Major

By the end of the program of study, the student will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate a knowledge of and ability to communicate school mathematics.

  2. Demonstrate a knowledge of the connections between student learning and mathematics as they relate to major topics in elementary school.

Interdisciplinary Data Science Major

By the end of the program of study, the student will be able to:

  1. Represent and manipulate data in effective ways.

  2. Manipulate data using packages/tools and by ad hoc data handling.

  3. Use mathematical, computational and statistical tools to detect patterns and model performance.

  4. Use computational principles and tools to tackle issues addressable by data science.

  5. Use a solid foundation in data science to independently learn new methodologies and technologies in the field of data science.

Interdisciplinary Major in Applied Mathematical Economics

By the end of the program of study, the student will be able to:

  1. Set up an economic problem using mathematical notation.

  2. Solve an economic problem using mathematics.

  3. Develop an economically intuitive explanation of a mathematical solution.

  4. Apply econometric techniques to empirically test a theory.