You’re drawn to patterns, clever and elegant solutions, and the ability to see the underlying order in a chaotic world. Here you’ll become an experienced problem solver fluent in the language of the universe.
Thinking About a Math Career?Careers in Math
The Department of Mathematics takes both theoretical and applied approaches to multidisciplinary learning and research. Refine your analytical skills by strengthening your background in subject areas such as algebra, calculus, probability, combinatorics, graph theory, numerical analysis, difference equations, and dynamical systems. A degree in math will provide you with a strong foundation to enter many fields like biology, chemistry, computer science, finance, or engineering.
- Second Grade Option Expanded for Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 - Based on action taken by the URI Faculty Senate on Nov. 25, the University will temporarily expand access to the…
- Provost’s Academic Excellence Award for Mathematics 2018-19 - Ryan Geib (graduating math major) was given the Provost’s Academic Excellence Award for Mathematics 2018-19.
- Schmitt Award for Excellence in Research from NEERO - Nicole Hersey was awarded the Schmitt Award for Excellence in Research from NEERO (New England Educational Research Organization) on April…
- Donald Cunnigen Award for Excellence in Graduate Studies - Jean Guillaume was given the Donald Cunnigen Award for Excellence in Graduate Studies on April 23, 2019.