BSc in Mathematics and Actuarial Science

General

Program Description

Mission

The Bachelor of Science program in Mathematics and Actuarial Science, seeks to aid students in developing proficiency in logic, critical and analytical thinking and a comprehensive knowledge of mathematical principles and concepts, and offers a combination of required courses and electives that provide a broad background with sufficient flexibility to satisfy a wide variety of individual interests and career objectives.

The curriculum in mathematics prepares students for employment in private industries and government and for admission to graduate school in mathematics and actuarial sciences, statistics, computer sciences and allied fields.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Display basic skills and solid foundation in mathematics.
  • Apply mathematical principles with technology to a multicultural, global and technological society.
  • Use high-level critical thinking skills of analysis, synthesis, and evaluation to solve problems in their disciplines and in research.
  • Apply for advanced degrees in mathematics at professional and graduate schools.

Requirements for Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Actuarial Science

Complete a total of 121 credit hours of coursework for graduation.

Last updated February 2018

About the School

Since1869, Dillard University has been committed to providing students with a quality four-year liberal arts education. Dillard is a fully accredited private, historically black university. In 2010, U ... Read More

Since1869, Dillard University has been committed to providing students with a quality four-year liberal arts education. Dillard is a fully accredited private, historically black university. In 2010, U.S. News & World Report ranked Dillard among the nation’s Top 10 HBCUs, based on comprehensive undergraduate studies. Dillard also was awarded a Top 10 Ranking in 2010 for liberal arts schools in the social mobility category by Washington Monthly. Read less