Overview

The world is infused by mathematics. From the arrangement of seeds on a sunflower head to the wiggles in a stock's price chart, mathematical ideas lurk around. Trinity's minor in mathematics will not only help you conquer the conceptual and computational tools that will support your endeavors in your main field of interest but will also help you appreciate and enjoy our discipline as a live, modern and exciting intellectual pursuit. 

Fast Facts:
  • Comprehensive Curriculum to meet every student’s individual goal
  • Cutting-Edge Interdisciplinary Options in bio and financial mathematics
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What You'll Study

A taste of the traditional, and of the new


Faculty

Student-focused and at the mathematical cutting edge

Mathematics faculty, often in tandem with students and always leveraging it to their benefit, produce outstanding research in both pure mathematics and applied mathematical sciences.

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Julio Roberto Hasfura-Buenaga, Ph.D.
Department Chair
Associate Professor
Ryan C. Daileda
Ryan C. Daileda, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Eddy Kwessi
Eddy Kwessi, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
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Natasa Macura, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Hoa Nguyen
Hoa Nguyen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Peter Olofsson
Peter Olofsson, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus
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Thomas Tegtmeyer, Ph.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor

Student Opportunities

Rich experiences in and beyond the classroom

Scholarships

Semmes Distinguished Scholars in Science Award
The Semmes Scholarship is available on a competitive basis for incoming students with interest in the...

Research Opportunities

Selected undergraduate students participate in grant-funded research projects, under the guidance of faculty mentors, that provide challenging...

Service-Learning

The Trinity mathematics department, especially through its burgeoning data analytics program, lately has become a veritable factory for internships...

Spaces and Facilities

All mathematics students enjoy unrestricted access to a computer lab equipped with state-of-the-art computers and all the relevant mathematical and...

Student Organizations

Trinity University Mathematics Society - The Trinity University Mathematics Society (TUMS) is a service and social organization dedicated to...

Lecture Series and Annual Events

The Sports, Technology, and Analytics at Trinity (STAT) Seminar teaches students about predictive analytics in sports. STAT is led by mathematics...


When You Graduate

Mathematics: Power Everywhere

A mathematics minor strengthens your analytical and problem-solving skills and enhances your chance of success in a wide variety of careers and graduate programs.

Careers

Mathematics minors typically pursue careers in engineering, economics, or business or go to graduate programs in one of those areas.

Career Areas:

  • Actuarial Science
  • Consulting
  • Data Analysis
  • Engineering
  • Investment Banking
  • Software Development
  • Statistics
  • Teaching

 

 

 


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