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What is Mathematics?

This major establishes a strong foundation in many areas of mathematics. Students will study algebra, geometry, topology, logic, analysis, probability, and differential equations. Subjects of study also include algebraic geometry, combinatorics, optimization, number theory, and applied mathematics. In this program, your coursework will strengthen your abstract thinking and quantitative reasoning. You will leave with both proof-based and applied math as a foundation for your future career. Students have the opportunity to specialize in:

• Applied mathematics

• Operations research

• Teaching (through our Secondary Education option)

• Graduate studies preparation

Career Options

  • Analytics
  • Consulting
  • Industry
  • Research
  • Teaching

Post-Graduation Success1

82% employed or continuing education

38% employed after graduation

44% attending graduate school

$58,844 average starting annual income

Sample employer destinations: James B. Conant High School, Amazon, Allstate

Sample grad school destinations: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Columbia University, Boston University

Academic Profile Middle 50% 2

28 - 33 ACT Score

1360 - 1490 SAT Score

3.45 - 3.89 High School GPA

Annual Program Costs

Illinois Resident

  • Tuition: $12,036
  • Fees: $4,174
  • Expenses3: $15,180
  • Total: $31,390

Non-Resident

  • Tuition: $29,178
  • Fees: $4,174
  • Expenses3: $15,520
  • Total: $48,872

International

  • Tuition: $31,552
  • Fees: $4,174
  • Expenses3: $15,520
  • Total: $51,246
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