Develop knowledge in pure mathematics and the natural sciences.
The analytical and problem-solving skills you'll learn with a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics at PennWest California can help with your learning in all disciplines as well as open the way to many career paths.
The bachelor's degree in mathematics provides a solid background in the foundations, theory and applications of mathematics, including:
- Training in basic statistics, calculus, multivariate calculus, logic theory, proofs, problem solving and various types of analysis (real, complex and/or numerical).
- Software training for mathematical problem solving in industry.
Gain specialized skills for in-demand careers.
The B.A. math degree program in mathematics offers an active undergraduate research group that gives participating students the chance to get published and present their work.
When paired with the concentration in statistics, bachelor degree in Mathematics students also can earn an SAS certificate and will be prepared to take SAS certification exams. SAS is a recognized leader in business intelligence and analytics, and data management software and services.
PennWest California math graduates are well prepared to become future researchers in all areas of mathematics. Math graduates also can choose from a wide range of career opportunities. Here's just a sampling: accountant, auditor, banker, economist, FBI agent, industrial engineer, lawyer, securities analyst, tax administrator and technical writer.