Department of Mathematics

Department of Mathematics
McMurry University


This degree program equips you to work in a great variety of careers as well as prepare for advanced studies.

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What Sets Us Apart

A Bachelor of Science in mathematics from McMurry can enhance career opportunities in a range of careers, as well as lay the groundwork for an academic career. You’ll be learning from highly skilled educators in the field who take an interest in their students’ education and vocational goals. The faculty offers students’ the opportunity to participate in research programs where they learn real-world research skills, and McMurry offers several scholarships available to qualifying students.

What You Can Earn

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics

You’ll have access to a wide range of core and elective classes. This allows you to customize your degree to suit your interests and career plans.

Minor in Mathematics

You’ll complete 19 hours of introductory and more advanced mathematics classes; elective courses allow you to explore your interests and focus your studies.

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
Grades 4-8

This specialized degree is for anyone who wishes to gain a certification in teaching mathematics to students in grades 4-8. This major requires a minor in curriculum and instruction.

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
Grades 7-12

You’ll learn basic and advanced mathematical techniques, as well as the pedagogical and classroom management skills you’ll need to teach teenagers. This major requires a minor in curriculum and instruction.


Graduates with mathematics degrees are sought after in service, manufacturing, government and education industries in roles such as:

  • Accountant
  • Actuary
  • Auditor
  • Budget analyst
  • Computer programmer
  • Computer systems analyst
  • Cryptographer
  • Data analyst
  • Financial manager
  • Investment analyst
  • Mathematician
  • Market research analyst
  • Programmer analyst
  • Statistician
  • Software tester
  • Urban planner

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