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Degree Programs


The Mathematics Department of Southern Connecticut State University is committed to providing mathematics majors with the coursework and experiences which will enable them to
(1) meet and exceed requirements for teaching mathematics at the secondary level,
(2) become successful in a mathematics related career in business, industry or government, or
(3) pursue graduate studies in mathematics.
In general, the department seeks to expose all students to the joy of doing mathematics and to broaden their view of the uses and importance of mathematics. When appropriate, the department also seeks to give students the tools they need to understand how mathematics relates to their discipline of choice.


In each of the three programs, the mission is to produce highly trained and knowledgeable certified teachers of high school mathematics who are capable of being very successful teachers and have the potential to become leaders in their profession.