Through academic excellence, we provide the theoretical foundation for critical thinking in quantitative problem solving and reasoning. We help students to develop their ability to effectively communicate mathematics, and prepare them for success in a career in actuarial mathematics, applied mathematics, applied statistics, or other profession.
Mathematics at Bryant
Our curriculum promotes academic excellence with a rigorous course of study that emphasizes critical thinking, problem solving, statistical analysis skills, and strong business acumen.
Our faculty features some of the nation’s best analytical thinkers, many of whom are members of elite academic and professional organizations and who were at the top of their professions before joining the department. Our Applied Mathematics program is ranked No. 5 in the country by College Factual/USA Today.
The department offers two majors, a concentration, and three minors. It also supports the multidisciplinary applied analytics concentration, one of the very few in the nation offered at the undergraduate level, as well as the Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics.
One distinction of studying mathematics at Bryant is the opportunity to earn SAS certification in data mining. Students who major in Applied Mathematics and Statistics can choose to take the four courses required for the certification, giving them a marked advantage in the competitive job market.
The mathematics professor found that 56 percent who declare a major as Bryant first-year students graduated in that same major.
Leadership opportunities and SIE transformed a "totally lost" teen into a confident grad who will begin her career as a Cigna benefit analyst.
Professor of Mathematics and Computer Information Systems Alan Olinsky, Ph.D., is the 2015 winner of the SAS Distinguished Professor Award.
We offer majors in Actuarial Mathematics and Applied Mathematics and Statistics; a concentration in Applied Statistics; and three minors. We also support the Applied Analytics concentration and the Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics.Learn More
The Actuarial Association augments the academic experience of the actuarial program. It provides an opportunity for personal and professional development and helps to provide networking opportunities for students interested in internship and full-time positions.Learn More