Contact

Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Bear Hall 207
601 South College Road
Wilmington, NC 28403-5970

Phone: 910.962.3290
Fax: 910.962.7107

Administrative Staff

Tonya Taylor [ taylort AT uncw DOT edu ] 962-3217
Beth Casper [ casperb AT uncw DOT edu ] 962-3290

Department Chair

Matthew TenHuisen [ tenhuisenm AT uncw DOT edu ] Bear 211A
962-3694

Math Placement Test

Schedule and Information

UNCW Math Readiness Program (MAT 105)

Information

Welcome

Bear Hall

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics, located in Bear Hall (Campus Map), offers programs that lead to undergraduate and graduate degrees in mathematics and statistics and certification for teaching mathematics in secondary schools. In addition, the department offers courses in mathematics and statistics that serve the needs of other degree programs of the university. To provide for the general education of all students, the department offers courses for students of varying backgrounds and levels of mastery of mathematics.

--Matthew TenHuisen, Department Chair

UNCW Math and Statistics Department to Host the MAA Southeastern Section Spring 2015 Meeting (click for details)

March 13th and 14th, 2015
Local Conference Website
National Website

UNCW Math and Statistics Department to Host the 2015 SRCOS Summer Research Conference (click for details)

June 7th - 10th, 2015
Local Conference Website
National Website

Mission Statement of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics is a diversified community of scholars dedicated to excellence in teaching, scholarship, research, and service in the disciplines of mathematics, statistics and mathematics education.

The department is dedicated to the education of our students in the fields of mathematics and statistics and to the certification of teachers in secondary education. To that end we support curricula that lead to undergraduate and graduate degrees in mathematics and certification for teaching mathematics in secondary schools. In addition the department offers courses in mathematics and statistics that serve the needs of other degree programs of the University. To provide for the general education of all students the department offers courses for students of varying backgrounds and levels of mastery of mathematics. In all of these activities the department strives for excellence in teaching.

The department is dedicated to scholarship and research in the mathematical sciences, and to active participation in the professional life of its disciplines through publications and professional meetings.

The department regularly sponsors special lectures and activities to enrich the academic life of the campus and the larger community. Department members share in the role of faculty governance through committee participation at all levels within the University.

The department will continue to serve as the primary regional resource for the mathematical sciences by providing a diverse, energetic and highly qualified faculty with the instructional and research skills necessary to fulfill our mission.

Goals

  1. To maintain a commitment to excellence in teaching in the mathematics and statistics.
  2. To provide undergraduate programs in mathematics and statistics that prepare students for careers in education, business, industry or government and for graduate studies.
  3. To provide graduate programs in mathematics and statistics that prepare students for careers in education, business, industry or government and for further graduate studies.
  4. To cooperate with other departments in providing students with the appropriate concepts and skills in mathematics and statistics.
  5. To promote research and scholarship by the faculty in mathematics and statistics.
  6. To provide professional service to the University and to the community.

Next Colloquium

Dr. Yishi Wang Statistical manifold learning for high dimensional data and its applications in computer vision Tuesday, Dec. 2nd, 3:30. Bear 160

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