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Department of Mathematical Sciences

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Welcome! [Photo of Walker Hall] We are part of the College of Arts and Sciences at Appalachian State University. Our faculty consists of 26 tenure track and more than 15 adjunct or visiting faculty in the disciplines of actuarial sciences, mathematics, mathematics education, and statistics. We offer undergraduate degrees in actuarial sciences, mathematics education, statistics, and a diverse number of applied and general mathematics options. We also offer master's degrees in mathematics and mathematics education. Mathematical Sciences offices and classrooms are in Walker Hall at the west end of campus.

Mathematical Sciences News

We are pleased to announce new faculty in our dept: Dr Todd Abel, Asst Prof of Math Ed, and full time lecturers Nathan Weigl and Peter Simonson. Welcome!

Congratulations to Dr Sarah Greenwald on receiving University College's Duncan Award recognizing innovative and successful teaching in Appalachian’s General Education program.

From left to right, outgoing graduate program codirector Greg Rhoads, incoming graduate program codirector Katie Mawhinney, and chair Mark Ginn succumb to `cream pies' on the Math Club's "Pi Day" benefiting Relay for Life. Tasty! (Click on the image for a full size picture.)

View General Information for Prospective Faculty.

View a live webcam looking over ASU and Boone.

We are happy to support the North Carolina Math Fair. Take a look at our photo galleries! The Western Region Math Fair will be at ASU on March 20, 2010.

Keep watch for an announcement of the Math Camp for Summer 2010.

The sharing of ideas and information across the mathematical disciplines makes our department a rich place to teach and learn. The success of our students in getting jobs reflects our efforts to provide our students with excellent training for today's job market, combined with a broad education for the future.

To learn more about the department, browse this site using the navigation links to the left above, or contact one of us directly.

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