Math majors are great at logical reasoning, problem-solving, and abstract thinking. Math majors are in great demand and often earn higher salaries than graduates with other STEM degrees. Majoring in math at Rose-Hulman will prepare you for graduate study or a rewarding career in many different fields, including medicine, aerospace, insurance, government service, entertainment, and much more. We're very proud of our outstanding math faculty and the strong teaching tradition at Rose-Hulman. If you love mathematics, we hope you'll consider majoring in math.
Why Major in Math?
Research, Clubs, Careers
You'll have the chance to do cool math research, both on campus and off. Your work is likely to attract the attention of companies and great graduate schools. Here's some of the research we've been doing!
As a math major, you can dive deep into your own research projects, on and off campus.
You'll find our math alumni in industry, graduate schools and at research institutes.
You can get involved in clubs, math competitions, and many other student organizations.
- 63 Mathematics coursework - core, concentration, and electives.
- 8 Mathematics Senior Project/Thesis
- 2 Contemporary Mathematical Problems
- 24 Physical and Life Sciences
- 8 Computer Science
- 36 Humanities & Social Science Credits
- 54 Technical Electives (24)/Free Electives (28)/Misc. (2)
The math professors at Rose are just the best in the world, hands down.