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Program Type:
  • Major
  • Minor
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Mathematics provides liberal arts students with an introduction to the kinds of mathematical and quantitative thinking important in the contemporary world. As a technical and cultural field of study, our coursework ranges from introductory level math to applied math to statics and operations research.

Program Director

Elizabeth Wilmer

Chair and Professor of Mathematics
Department Affiliation
Contact

Pat Armstrong

Administrative Assistant 440-775-8380

Why Study Mathematics at Oberlin?

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Associated Faculty
65
Variety of Courses
1
Study Away Program

Sample Courses

  • MATH 133 - Calculus I: Limits, Continuity, Differentiation, Integration and Applications 4 credits
  • MATH 231 - Multivariable Calculus 4 credits
  • MATH 328 - Computational Algebra 4 credits
  • MATH 345 - Information Theory 4 credits

Mathematics News

Brain Power

February 5, 2016
While pursuing a PhD in neuroscience at Princeton University, Alexander Riordan ’15 is building mathematical and computational models of brain circuits, working to link cognition with its underlying biology.