Do you enjoy working with formulas, recognizing patterns, manipulating symbols, and solving brain teasers? Mathematics students at C.M.U. prepare for successful careers while studying the language of mathematics in oral, written, and symbolic form.

About This Program

The Mathematics major is diverse and covers areas such as algebra, calculus, geometry, engineering, analysis, and statistics. Through this program of study, you will develop the skills needed to be qualified for a variety of career paths.

As a C.M.U. Mathematics major, you will have opportunities to:

  • become efficient in the language of mathematics by compiling and analyzing data, problem-solving, applying calculations, and presenting solutions
  • participate in learning experiences through projects, internships and research opportunities
  • develop the knowledge and skills needed to pursue an array of career choices in areas such as teaching, computing, engineering, business, economics, statistics, physical science, and other fields requiring strong quantitative skills
  • receive the preparation needed to take the next step into graduate school


Degrees Available

  • Associate of Science in Mathematics - CLAS, CGES
  • Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics - CLAS, CGES
  • Bachelor of Science in Mathematics - CLAS, CGES
  • a minor in Mathematics is available - CLAS, CGES


Other C.M.U. Mathematics Programs:

  • Middle School Education - Mathematics
  • Secondary Education - Mathematics Certification
  • Master of Science in Mathematics

Admission Requirements

Admission to C.M.U. is selective. Our admission staff carefully reviews and evaluates each application on an individual basis. Please review all requirements prior to applying for admission.

Whether you’re a College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS) student or a College of Graduate and Extended Studies (CGES) student, C.M.U. will challenge you, and provide opportunities to develop skills that will pay off in your professional journey.

We would love for you to join us and experience an education that gives you more. There are just a few requirements to keep in mind regarding the admission process.

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Incoming Freshmen

To receive admission to Central Methodist University, applicants are expected to have completed a college preparatory program with at least a 2.5 cumulative grade point average on a 4.0 scale or 2250 GED score and have a 21 or above on the ACT or 1500 or above on the SAT examination. Applicants are advised to complete a college preparatory program which would include:

  • Four years of English
  • Three years of Math
  • Three years of Science
  • Three years of Social Studies
  • One year of a foreign language

Students falling below the minimum standards may be admitted on a provisional basis and will be considered individually. This consideration will be conducted by the Director of Admission and the Academic Standards and Admission Committee. Students admitted under provisional admission must comply with all conditions and requirements specified in writing by Central Methodist University

Homeschooled Students

Homeschooled students must submit a valid homeschool transcript, have a 2.5-grade point average and a 21 ACT or above or a 1500 or above on the SAT.

Transfer Students

Transfer applicants must have a 2.0 or higher GPA for all previously attempted college coursework and be eligible to return to the last college attended. Those who do not meet these criteria must present a letter of appeal to the Academic Standards and Admission Committee which will determine whether the student will be admitted.

All transfer applicants must submit official transcripts of their high school records clearly indicating GPA and class rank. Transfer applicants must also submit official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended. These transcripts are part of the student's permanent college record.

College of Graduate & Extended Studies

Undergraduate - Transfer Student

Students must have completed 60 hours or more from an accredited college or have an associates degree and have at least a 2.0 GPA in transferable courses. Official transcripts from all colleges attended must be sent to C.M.U..

Students with less than a 2.0-grade point average may be considered for admission on a provisional basis. Certain degree-completion programs have additional, specific requirements.

Undergraduate - First Time Students

First-time Freshmen are those who are entering college for the first time or have successfully completed 11 or fewer college credit hours other than dual credit. Official transcripts from all high schools and colleges attended must be sent to C.M.U. as well as ACT or SAT scores.

TUITION & FEES

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

  • Annual Tuition (12-18 hours per semester) $23,000

College of Graduate & Extended Studies

  • Undergraduate - All locations except St. Louis $210/credit hour

LOCATIONS

This program is offered at the following locations:

RESIDENTIAL CAMPUS

  • Fayette, MO

C.M.U. CENTERS

  • Park Hills
  • Poplar Bluff
Program taught in:
  • English (US)

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This course is Campus based
Start Date
Sep 2020
Duration
4 years
Full-time
Price
23,000 USD
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences: Annual Tuition (12-18 hours per semester) $23,000 / College of Graduate & Extended Studies: All locations except St. Louis $210/credit hour
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