Degrees & Programs
CSLA's internationally recognized Department of Mathematical Sciences offers strong undergraduate and gradate degree programs in the mathematical sciences with five areas of concentration.
Undergraduate Majors
The Department of Mathematical Sciences offers a strong undergraduate degree program leading to The Bachelor of Science in Mathematical Sciences with Options in five areas of Concentrations:
Concentration Option  Curriculum 

Applied Mathematics (120 credits)  Applied Mathematics Curriculum 
Applied Statistics (120 credit)  Applied Statistics Curriculum 
Computational Mathematics (120 credits)  Computational Mathematics Curriculum 
Mathematical Biology (120 credit)  Mathematical Biology Curriculum 
Mathematics of Finance and Actuarial Science (120 credits)  Mathematics of Finance and Actuarial Sciences Curriculum 
All Concentrations emphasize applied mathematics and statistics.
Specialized areas include: modeling of physical, biological, and industrial phenomena and how to solve mathematical problems by using computational and analytical techniques. Students may also earn a second major in addition to their primary major in Mathematical Sciences with a requirement of only an additional 812 credits.
The Department of Mathematical Sciences also offers an undergraduate degree program leading to The Bachelor of Science in Data Science  Statistics Track
Major  Curriculum 

Data Science  Statistics Track (120 credits)  Data Science Statistics Track Curriculum 
Undergraduate Minors
The Department of Mathematical Sciences also offers a variety of Minor Concentrations in five areas:
Minor Concentration  Information 

Applied Mathematics  Information for Minors in Applied Mathematics 
Applied Statistics  Information for Minors in Applied Statistics 
Computational Mathematics  Information for Minors in Computational Mathematics 
Mathematical Biology  Information for Minors in Mathematical Biology 
Mathematics of Finance and Actuarial Science  Information for Minors in Mathematics of Finance and Actuarial Science 
To declare any Minor Concentration, students can now request to declare a minor through their Highlander Pipeline or directly through the following link: Application to Change Major/Minor/Concentration
Graduate Degree Programs
Graduate Degrees offered by the Department of Mathematical Sciences comprise:
Program  Curriculum  Focus 

Master of Science in Applied Mathematics 
The Master of Science in Applied Mathematics, with its areas of specialization in analysis, applied mathematics, computational methods, and mathematical biology is designed to strengthen the quantitative and analytical skills of students. Learn More . . . 

Master of Science in Applied Statistics  Applied Statistics MS Curriculum 
The objective of the Master of Science in Applied Statistics is to prepare students to become practicing statisticians. Focal areas include identifying statistical relationships among observable variables, forecasting probable future outcomes, and drawing inferences about background parameters that impact the phenomenon of interest. Learn More . . . 
Master of Science in Biostatistics  Biostatistics MS Curriculum 
The Master of Science in Biostatistics, focuses on training students in appropriate quantitative and statistical methods relevant to careers in health sciences and pharmaceutical areas. Learn More . . . 
Master of Science in Data Science  Statistics Track  Data Science  Statistics Track MS Curriculum 
The Master of Science in Data Science  Statistics Track has a greater focus on the statistical aspects of data science and will provide students with an understanding of randomness, sampling, data generation, statistical inference, modeling, data analysis, and statistical computing, which they can leverage to enter the field of machine learning, data analytics, and data science. Learn More . . . 
Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematical Sciences  Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematical Sciences Curriculum 
Prospective students must choose one of the following tracks: Applied Mathematics Track: Emphasizes the applications of mathematical methods to the physical and biological sciences and engineering, including acoustics, electromagnetics, fluid dynamics, materials science, biology, and medicine.
Applied Probability and Statistics Track: Emphasizes directed instruction and independent research in areas that are specializations of the faculty that includes applied probability, nonparametric statistics, and statistical reliability theory and applications. Learn More... 
Updated: March 17, 2022