The mathematics department at Western
Connecticut State University offers programs that lead to both a
BA in mathematics and a BA in mathematics with a computer
science concentration.. We also offer a BS program in
Secondary Education and are proud to support the
Interdisciplinary Elementary Education major with a
concentration in mathematics.
Departmental faculty have diverse
interests including Algebra, Dynamical Systems, History of
Mathematics, Statistics, Geometry, Teacher Education, Applications of Technology,
Actuarial Science, ENO-WENO non-linear Finite Difference
schemes, Industrial Mathematics, Numerical Solution of Ordinary
and Partial Differential Equations, Scientific Computing and
Wavelets in applications.
Classes make use of technological tools
including Maple 2015, Minitab, Mat Lab, SAGE and the Geometer's Sketchpad.
Many courses include weekly laboratory experiments.