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Bachelor's in Mathematics

If you want to become a math teacher or work in the field of mathematics, discover the BS in Mathematics at Indiana Wesleyan University. With the knowledge and skills learned in this comprehensive bachelor’s program, students can graduate with the confidence to communicate in classroom, business, and government settings. This math degree program is unique in that it can prepare students for graduate-level studies in specialized areas. Students also focus on a research topic of interest while working side-by-side with a faculty member. For students with an interest in another major, they can minor in mathematics or statistics to supplement their core focus.

Why Pursue My BS in Mathematics at IWU?

There are several benefits to pursuing your math degree at IWU. This accredited degree program is taught by faculty with experience as teachers and other professions where computational skills play a central role. We also provide a complete system of student services, from tech support to tutoring, to help you succeed in this BS in math program. Students learn from expert faculty who will become mentors in the faith, integrating classroom learning with biblical truths for a Christ-centered environment that encourages spiritual growth.

What Will I Learn in this Bachelor’s in Mathematics Program?

The courses in this rigorous bachelor’s in mathematics program are designed to help students excel in advanced math disciplines. Students also focus on developing the skills to effectively communicate their knowledge of mathematics to diverse audiences. Course topics cover calculus, linear algebra, differential equations, mathematical modeling, and more.  

What Makes IWU Different?

Education Pioneer

IWU has provided on-campus education for more than 100 years.

Rooted in Christ

Faith-integrated curriculum and a commitment to changing the world.

Superior Support

Center for Student Success for counseling, tutoring, and more!

What You Will Study in This Bachelor of Science in Mathematics

Coursework for this BS in math degree program covers how to:

  • Understand discrete processes, including set theory, logic and proof, mathematical induction, combinatorics, and graph theory
  • Synthesize topics in abstract algebra, including group theory including cyclic groups, permutations, Lagrange's Theorem, product groups, First Isomorphism Theorem, and Finite Abelian Groups
  • Appreciate the operation, efficiency, and accuracy of numerical algorithmic processes
  • Learn how to integrate biblical principles into your professional path in mathematics


After Graduation
Potential Careers

  • Data Scientist
  • Mathematician
  • Math Teacher or Professor
  • Engineering Analyst
  • Investment Analyst
  • Quantitative Financial Analyst

Work in Various Industries

  • Industry

Program Requirements
  • Completion of 124 semester hours; however, some majors may result in the student earning greater than 124 credit hours by graduation.
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Completion of the designated semester hours in the major area with a GPA of 2.25 or higher as required by the major. Additional requirements as prescribed by each department must also be met.
  • Completion of all general education requirements
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Indiana Wesleyan University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC),, 312-263-0456. Other accreditations and associations of Indiana Wesleyan University are available at

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