The rapid advances of science and technology in 21st century business have multiplied the domains in which mathematics is a prerequisite for a variety of applications, and students in the Bachelor of Science degree program in Mathematics at St. Francis College will find themselves on the forefront of these advancements.
Mathematics offers a wide spectrum of courses ranging from first-year courses to upper-level advanced courses that cover the full undergraduate curriculum in mathematics. The program is designed to be challenging, thus excellent preparation for graduate study.
Underlying the focused, outcomes-driven curriculum is SFC’s robust General Education Program, which is the cornerstone of SFC and affirms its mission to graduate educated, well-rounded individuals who enter the workforce and work to change and culturally diversify the world.
Mathematics as a minor at SFC is ideal for a range of majors, notably Management, Information Technology, Economics, Biology, Physics, Chemistry, and for Adolescent and Childhood Education majors concentrating in Mathematics.
St. Francis College students receive the enhanced Terrier 360 system of wrap-around support from day one to after graduation. Within the robust support, students gain in-depth insight and guidance to academic, internship, and career path options via the Center for Student Success, Center for Career Exploration, and Center for Learning and Leadership.
Qualified students seeking an additional academic challenge can participate in the St. Francis Honors Program, where students participate in a series of small, intensive seminars, trips, and other activities that lead towards a senior thesis.
The College is also home to 15 national honor societies and its own Duns Scotus Honors Society which recognizes students for their academic and community achievements
In today’s technology-oriented climate, the department’s graduates have new opportunities for employment and professional advancement, and current students have access to elite internship opportunities in the heart of NYC.