The Mathematics program is designed to meet the needs of students desiring careers in business, industry, and teaching as well as preparation for advanced studies at the graduate level. Students majoring in mathematics may apply their technical strengths to second majors in many programs such as accounting, business administration, computer science, and science. The faculty of the Mathematics programs have been selected to provide quality instruction in all branches of mathematics.



Majors and Minors

  • Bachelor of Arts: Mathematics
  • Bachelor of Science: Applied Computational Mathematics
  • Bachelor of Science: Mathematics Education
  • Minor: Mathematics (Non-Teaching)

ALL major and minor programs must have the approval of the student’s advisor and the department faculty. All courses counting toward the major or minor must be completed with a grade of “C-” or better.


Math Help

The SMSU Math Learing Center is available to help students succeed in their Mathematics coursework. Whether you need regular tutoring, a place to hold a study group, or just a little help with a homework question, come pay us a visit.

The Math Learning Center is located in the Academic Commons (IL224.) The Commons is open Monday through Thursday from 9am to 9pm and on Friday from 9am to 5pm.

Math Learning Center


Contact Information

Dept of Mathematics and Computer Science
SM 178
Southwest Minnesota State University
1501 State Street * Marshall, MN 56258
Ph: (507) 537-6178 * Fax: (507) 537-6151


Last Modified: 10/2/17 10:17 AM