"I am so happy to have had wonderful, caring professors who are always there for their students."
Castleton's Math degree brings accuracy and rigor to the quest for discovering patterns, both abstract and concrete.
As a math major, you will acquire a broad and solid base in mathematics which will enable both further study and application.
Our knowledgeable mathematics faculty teach in the realms of pure mathematics, applied mathematics, and statistics to inspire you to appreciate and understand these disciplines.
You will be encouraged to have an internship, attend seminars, and participate in mathematical activities at the local, regional, and national levels. Examples of recent internships are Rutland Regional Medical Center, Green Mountain Power, the Rutland Police Department, and insurance companies for those students interested in actuarial work.
All department classes are engaging experiences and professors are accessible and happy to consult with students during scheduled office hours and on a drop-in basis for a deeper learning experience.
Studying mathematics at Castleton creates wide-ranging opportunities for your future. A Castleton Math degree can lead to advanced studies in a variety of fields, including:
A diligent and highly motivated student with a background in mathematics will find many career opportunities. Castleton graduates work successfully as:
Many Castleton graduates teach mathematics in high school, middle school, or elementary school. At all levels of teaching, there is a critical need for quality mathematics instruction.