What to expect at Saint Martin's
The mathematics faculty members bring to the classroom a broad range of hands-on expertise in areas that include:
- Applied Mathematics
- Linear Algebra
- Probability and Statistics
- Numerical Methods
- History and Philosophy of Mathematics
- Geometry and Topology
- Abstract Algebra
- Real and Complex Analysis
Faculty members also bring students with them to regional conferences, where students are given the opportunity to present their research in a professional setting. A well-established, math tutoring program provides reliable help to struggling students, as well as employment for student tutors. The small student/teacher ratio allows the faculty to provide one-on-one working relationships with students to further strengthen and expand their mathematical skills.
Research and internships
Internship opportunities vary! Previous internship opportunities have been available with H&R Block, the Department of Revenue, Costco, and Target.
The top 15 highest-earning college degrees share a core factor -- mathematics, according to a PayScale statistic cited by the Mathematics Association of America. Mathematics opens the door to a wide range of career opportunities. See below for a sampling:
- Actuarial Science
- Computer Science
- Mathematics Education
- Operations Research
Our graduates frequently find employment in secondary schools, insurance firms and the financial or computing divisions of large companies.