Mathematics

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.

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.

SAS Certification

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.


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AAAC conference showcases broad range of business analytics

Annual symposium on April 1 includes presentations by experts on health outcomes data, systemic risk, applied analytics for business, real-time offers.

Healthcare analytics take center stage at AAAC conference

Bryant's growing recognition in the field of applied analytics draws leaders in the field to full day of presentations co-hosted by SAS Institute.

Chance Kinyange Boas ’14: A door to a better life

His educational path led from Burundian refugee camps, to CCRI, to Bryant, where, as a transfer student, "I was inspired by everyone I met." Now, "the sky's the limit."

Programs Available

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.

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Student Involvement

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.

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Advanced Applied Analytics Center

This innovative center supports the broadening of the relationship between analytics, research, and the solution of real-world problems. A hub of professional collaboration, it is the home of the University's applied analytics program.

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