Mathematics

Degrees Offered
  • Mathematics, B.A.
  • Adolescence Education in Mathematics

The curriculum objectives of the Mathematics program helps students gain basic knowledge and skills to make mathematical contributions to society in the form of pure mathematics or mathematics applied to the other disciplines. 

Students learn to:
  • Apply abstract mathematical concepts to various fields
  • Increase their mathematical intuition
  • Communicate mathematical ideas effectively
  • Recognize the importance of the field of mathematics on the scientific development of several civilizations and cultures

Program Highlights

  • Participate in undergraduate research, service learning, and a variety of activities that will enhance your education and prepare you to be successful in your career.
  • Work in a close and collaborative atmosphere - classes ranging from 5-25 students.
  • Learn about today's most relevant areas of mathematical science, including computer science, applied modeling, and statistics.
  • Be prepared to take the actuarial exams.
  • Earn your provisional NY State teaching certification.
  • Work out math problems with professors and fellow students in the Math Lab.

Adolescence Education in Mathematics

For our Adolescence Mathematics majors, we continually monitor and adapt our curriculum at this crucial time when the Common Core and the edTPA licensing process are being introduced. Daemen’s Education programs are nationally accredited by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC)/Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) from May 3, 2013-May 3, 2020.

Suggested Course Sequence for Adolescence Education in Mathematics.

Additional Information 

AfterMath Club

AfterMath is a student group open to all individuals that appreciate and have an interest in mathematics. The club sponsors social activities to bring awareness to the value of math to the community. We invite you to join us for pizza during any of our meetings.

Taylor Heinold

Mathematics

With my mathematics major and computer science minor, I hope to find a career that works with some aspect of programming. Perhaps working on a large scale application used by a company or business, or even creating and maintaining my own application.

For more information, contact Intisar Hibschweiler, Chair of the Mathematics Department, at ihibschw@daemen.edu or call 716-839-8322.