Skip to main content

Professor Shank at whiteboard with students

Mathematics

MATHEMATICS

The mathematics department at Moravian College offers a wide range of courses for students interested in teaching, in graduate school, or in professional work upon graduation. With new courses developed each year, a flexible curriculum, and individualized courses based on student interest, the mathematics major is both a strong primary major and the perfect complement to any double major. Choose from three tracks: pure mathematics, applied mathematics, and actuarial mathematics. 

EXPLORE PROGRAM OF STUDY

Meet Our Math Majors

Find out what life as a math major at Moravian is really like!

Are You A Little Revolutionary?

At Moravian College, we won't stand in your way. After all, we have a long history of being a little groundbreaking ourselves—and now it’s your turn.

Upcoming / Recent Events

Join the mathematics community for some exciting events this semester! Everyone is invited to participate.


Department Stories

Makkah Davis at the white board

SOAR Project

In her summer SOAR project, "Analyzing Partisan Combinatorial Games," Makkah Davis '18 worked with Mathematics Chair Dr. Nate Shank, on a game theory project.

Shannon Talbott sitting outside

Spotlight 20/20

"My favorite spot on campus is anywhere I can bring some tea and sit and chat with other people!" —Dr. Shannon Talbott, Associate Professor of Mathematics

Kevin Hartshorn in his office

Mathematical Musings

Dr. Kevin Hartshorn, former department chair and current Dean of Student Success, talks geometry, projects, and the place of math in history and the liberal arts.


Quick Facts

Mathematics is the 12th highest paying college major in the first 5 years after graduation.

Mathematics jobs are expected to grow at a rate of 28.2% for the next 10 years while the national average for all occupations rests at 6.5%.