Mathematics at Viterbo

Mathematics is the study of numbers, space, and change. A solid foundation of mathematical knowledge and principles greatly improves the logical thinking and problem ability professionals in a wide variety of industries. Math professionals regularly have to think creatively to find new ways of solving new problems and are experienced in handling challenges in general. These skills are highly desired by a variety of employers.

The Viterbo mathematics program provides students with a sound understanding of basic mathematical concepts, principles, and processes applied to real world examples. Graduates are ready for in-demand careers in business and industry, government, secondary teaching, or graduate school.

Apply or plan a visit today to get started on your education and a career in mathematics.

Program Highlights

  • Opportunities for research with faculty members
  • Mathematics major is designed to allow students with a second major or multiple minors to graduate in four years
  • Actuarial science tract is a math major with a business minor that includes courses in finance and economics
  • Access to industry-standard software for simulations and processing and analyzing data
  • Opportunities for students to gain practical experience as a tutor or supplemental instructor
  • Project-based course in mathematical modeling and active learning in all courses


Featured Alumni

“The Viterbo mathematics program provided me with a strong foundation for my doctoral studies and the faculty served as role models for my own career as a mathematics professor.”

Mark Batell  '09
Oklahoma Central University

Career Examples

  • Animated films
  • Climate study
  • Data analysis
  • Education
  • National security
  • Robotics
  • Video games

Graduate Schools/Employers of Alumni

  • Oklahoma Center University
  • University of Idaho mathematics graduate program
  • University of North Dakota
  • Texas A&M University
  • U.S. Government