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Mathematics, B.A.

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Newport News, VA, United States
The Mathematics program from Christopher Newport University offers a variety of courses for those who wish to develop general or specific skills in mathematics, to satisfy the mathematics liberal learning foundation, to study mathematics for aesthetic reasons, or to pursue a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics or a minor in mathematics. 
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Overview

Mathematics is a field of great power, utility and beauty. It is responsible for advances in fields as diverse as computer animation and video games, secure communication networks and health care.

The Mathematics program from Christopher Newport University encompasses a broad range of disciplines:

  • Calculus/analysis
  • Differential equations
  • Algebra
  • Geometry/topology
  • Combinatorics
  • Mathematical physics
  • Biomathematics
  • Modeling and simulation
  • Number theory
  • Logic and set theory
  • And many more

Our faculty are nationally known teacher-scholars devoted to teaching, mentoring and conducting important research. At Christopher Newport you’ll find outstanding programs that help you build a solid foundation in theoretical and applied mathematics, while developing your critical-thinking, reasoning and problem-solving skills.

Mission Statement

As a department within a university that values liberal learning, our mission is to provide high-quality programs that challenge students to appreciate the power, utility and beauty of mathematics. Outstanding teaching is the hallmark of the Department of Mathematics, in addition to maintaining vigorous program in research and service. Major and minor programs offered by the department prepare students for professional careers or further study.

Expected Outcomes

  • To instill in students an appreciation for the power and relevance of mathematics as it relates to life,
  • To equip students with a solid foundation in theoretical and applied mathematics necessary for advanced study or a professional career,
  • To build foundational skills in critical thinking, reasoning, and problem solving,
  • To help students develop their individual mathematical interests through internships, independent study, or faculty-student research,
  • To provide students with mathematical proficiency to be successful when taking courses in other disciplines such as physics, computer science, engineering, biology, chemistry, biochemistry, neuroscience, psychology, sociology, and business.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Calculus and Analytic Geometry
  • Accelerated Calculus and MATH 240 - Intermediate Calculus
  • Proofs and Discrete Mathematics
  • Multivariable Calculus
  • Linear Algebra
  • Real Analysis 
  • Modern Algebra 

English Language Requirements

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    6

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    71

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    530

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General Requirements

  • Submit the Common Application, including
a. Essayb. $65 USD non-refundable application fee
  • Submit your official high school or secondary school transcripts. If the transcripts are not in English, they must be translated.
  • Have your official SAT or ACT scores sent directly to Christopher Newport University. If English is not your native language, you must submit English proficiency exam scores.
  • Submit the Financial Resources Statement and official bank statements or affidavits. This is only required for international students who will need an F-1 visa.
  • Submit a copy of your current U.S. visa, if applicable. You may also be required to submit a copy of your parent’s visa or proof of employment.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19955 USD/semester
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  • National

    13522 USD/semester
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