Mathematics studies the concepts related to quantity, space, change, pattern and structure. Ferrum College’s Mathematics curriculum allows the student to learn traditional areas of mathematics, such as Calculus, Geometry and Algebra, while developing the ability for deductive reasoning and problem-solving. The Ferrum College B.S. in Mathematics prepares the student who plans to pursue a career in business, industry, government, or secondary education, as well as the student who plans to continue learning Mathematics in graduate school.
The Experiential Component (requirement of the major) in the program is met by the successful completion of laboratory courses.