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Mathematics, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Chadron, NE, United States| Online
The mission of Mathematics program of Chadron State College is to produce graduates who will develop mathematical ability and knowledge of the depth and breadth of mathematics, communicate about mathematics and by utilizing mathematics, use technology to support problem solving and promote understanding and apply the mathematical sciences, including statistics, in other academic disciplines.
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Overview

The program offers a subject major in Mathematics and Mathematics Education and minors in Mathematics, Applied Statistics and Mathematics Education (K-8). The Mathematics Education option satisfies the requirements for a Field Endorsement in 6-12 Mathematics. There is also a middle level education academic area in Mathematics (5-9). A student must complete the core requirements and an option, in addition to general studies requirements, and a major or minor in another area. Mathematics Education students must complete Professional Education requirements in place of a major or minor in another area.

The complete Mathematics program of Chadron State College is offered online, as well as the traditional classroom setting. Please visit Student Opportunities for more information about online learning. The program also offers graduate degrees in mathematics education and resources designed to renew and update qualifications online.

Many opportunities are available for students. We are host to the Nebraska Gamma Chapter of Kappu Mu Epsilon, a mathematics honor society.

Career Opportunities

Mathematicians are in demand in a number of fields. Some students choose to pursue careers in actuarial science or statistics. Others focus on work in support of other scientists. Applications of statistics and data analysis are expanding to a broad spectrum of areas, from anthropology to zoology. Mathematicians find employment in business, industry, and government service. Problem solving skills and ability to create mathematical models are essential to many endeavors.

The Chadron State College Mathematical Sciences program emphasizes Math Education and Statistics/Data Analysis. Graduates of the Mathematical Sciences program at CSC have chosen various paths. Examples include programming a super-computer in weather research, statistical analysis, mathematics research, and computer programming. Some have entered graduate programs, earning advanced degrees. Mathematics is the foundation of science and technology, making it a key to opportunity.

Careers include:

  • Insurance Data Analyst
  • Actuarial Science
  • Logistics Analyst
  • Mathematics Teacher
  • Air-Traffic Scheduler
  • Mathematical modeling in:
  • Business
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Engineering
  • Population Growth Analyst
  • Economics Analyst
  • Social Problems Analyst

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Pre-Algebra
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Plane Trigonometry
  • Applied Calculus
  • Applied Statistics
  • History of Mathematics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Fully complete and submit your online application.
  • Arrange to have your official transcripts sent to CSC.
  • Applicant must demonstrate a minimum cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0.
  • Arrange to have proof of English proficiency.
  • Submit your Financial Declaration and Certification and bank letter.
  • Submit your Health and Immunization forms.
  • Submit copy of current passport. This document is needed to be able to process the Form I-20.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8928 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4464 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    8928 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4464 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    4464 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2232 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Chadron

  • 1004 - 1550 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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