The department emphasizes teaching excellence as its primary goal. Our main objectives are to provide for students an appreciation for mathematics and its application to other discipline, to encourage higher order thinking and problem solving skills, and to prepare students for further study and employment.
As a core discipline in the arts and science, mathematics is to produce relevant research, and to provide quality service to the community. We further are committed to maintenance of a well-designed curriculum and a supportive environment for our students. It does this by providing a cadre of staff who are qualified, committed and able to deliver a curriculum that is responsive to the needs and aspirations of its students.
The department strives for excellence in the teaching and learning of mathematics through exploration, investigation, modeling, simulation and problem solving, organized around cooperative learning experiences.
The Mathematics Department is committed to the preparation of Mathematics teachers of the highest quality by actively engaging them in learning, modeling best pedagogical practices, using appropriate technology, and fostering a healthy productive learning environment in all learning experiences.
The department is committed to sustaining excellence in all its teaching and learning experiences as well as fostering an ethos of collegiality and purposeful work. The department achieves this mission by:
We boast a world-class faculty and staff with deep commitment to our students.