Do you enjoy problem solving and want a major that will challenge you? The Eastern Kentucky University Mathematics program is a great stepping stone to graduate school or for those who want to pursue a career in math education. With a diverse curriculum, this program will prepare you for your future endeavors.

Degree Concentrations

M.A. in Applied Mathematics Bachelor’s Minors
Secondary Mathematics General Mathematics Mathematics
Applied Mathematics and Statistics Mathematics Teaching Mathematical Sciences
Mathematics Teaching
Actuarial Sciences


What are Recent Graduates Up To?

  • Pursuing an M.A. degree in sociology at the University of Toronto
  • Pursuing an M.S. degree in mathematical sciences at EKU
  • Teaching mathematics
  • Working as an actuary
  • Analyzing as a database analyst
  • Working as a software engineer

Career Outlook

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Scholarship Opportunities

Students in EKU’s Mathematics program are eligible to apply for the following scholarships:

  • Dr. Glynn Creamer Mathematics Education Endowed Scholarship
  • Dr. Aughtum Howard Memorial Mathematics Scholarship
  • Dr. Amy King Number e2πi Mathematics Scholarship
  • Shirley Smith McAfee Memorial Endowed Scholarship
  • Robert Nelson Memorial Math Scholarship
  • Raymond Benjamin and Ruth Levi Whitaker Endowed Scholarship


The Department of Mathematics & Statistics