The B.A. in Mathematics major at The College of St. Scholastica can prepare students for graduate study in math & related STEM disciplines or for a career in math education or quantitative fields across a range of industries. The major strongly emphasizes applying mathematical skills & techniques to real-world situations through the use of course-based projects and a senior thesis. In their math coursework, students will also learn programming skills and use appropriate technology tools to enhance their understanding of mathematics and to solve problems. Math majors will also develop their written and oral communication skills so they can effectively communicate sound mathematical reasoning and understanding throughout their coursework and projects.