Academic Programs of Study


Bachelor of Science - BS

  • Foundation in mathematical skills and logical reasoning
  • Develop mathematical understanding, efficiency and analytical skills 
  • Computer competency for mathematical problem-solving

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Bachelor of Science in Mathematics at Marywood

A Math Degree Equals Success

Our Mathematics program develops attitudes of mind and analytical skills required for the efficient use and understanding of mathematics

Students in this program will:

  • Be able to abstract from the particular to the general;
  • Be able to build mathematical models of real world situations;
  • Have competency in the use of computers as a tool in mathematical problem-solving;
  • Be able to work independently on problems in mathematics;
  • Have an understanding of the origin and historical development of basic mathematical concepts.

More About This Degree

Craig M. Johnson, Ph.D.
Professor of Mathematics

Topology; Connections of Mathematics to Music

Office Hours

Office Hours May Vary by Semester. Please email Dr. Johnson to make an appointment.

Dhanapati Adhikari, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Mathematics and Assistant Chairperson of the Science, Mathematics & Computer Science department

Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations

Office Hours

Office Hours May Vary by Semester. Please email Dr. Adhikari to make an appointment.

Michael Koscho
Assistant Professor of Practice

Object-Oriented Design & Testing

Office Hours

Office Hours May Vary by Semester. Please email Professor Koscho to make an appointment.

Chunchao Lane, Ph.D.
Asst. Professor of Computer Science

Message Passing for Wireless Sensor Network

Office Hours

Office Hours May Vary by Semester

Please email Professor Lane to make an appointment.

This is just a sample of our Mathematics and Computer Science faculty - see them all!

The analytical skills and the habit of independent rational thinking developed in our department at Marywood can serve you well in any number of possible careers - from business to research to teaching. Currently, a shortage of mathematicians exists both in industry and in the teaching profession at every level. Therefore, the job market is extremely good. Our graduates either continue their studies in graduate school or find an interesting and challenging job in their major within weeks of their graduation.

Undergraduate Admissions Requirements

  • Official SAT and/or ACT scores
  • Completed application
  • Essay
  • Official transcripts
  • Letter of recommendation

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