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Math for every need

The Department of Mathematics offers algebra and precalculus courses through the Math Learning Center. We also have courses in statistics, quantitative reasoning, discrete mathematics, and an innovative calculus series and beyond.

Come to Boise State and learn Mathematics from scholarly Mathematicians, Statisticians, and Mathematics Educators who care about teaching!

Get your degree in math

A math degree is a valuable stepping stone to many careers, including analytics, education, finance, security, and many more. The Department of Mathematics offers a BS in Applied Mathematics, with a possible emphasis in Statistics, and a BS in Mathematics, with a possible emphasis in Secondary Education.

Graduate degrees

We offer MS in Mathematics with options in pure mathematics, applied and computational mathematics, and statistics, and an MS in Math Education for current and future secondary school teachers. With the accelerated masters, you can earn a BS and MS in 5 years.

The Department of Mathematics has also teamed up with several other programs to offer a PhD in computing with emphases in computation, computer science, and cybersecurity.