Bard College at Simon's Rock: the Early College
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Mathematics

Discover methods and ideas included in the many areas of modern mathematics. This concentration develops competence in mathematics and in the art of effective reasoning, while also developing problem-solving skills and the ability to interpret and communicate the results of one’s work both orally and in writing. The concentration helps prepare graduates for future training or careers in mathematics, computer science, actuarial sciences, education, medicine, law, and economics, among others.

Related Career Paths

Students with a concentration in mathematics may enter into fields such as education, analysis, engineering, industrial production, market research, and statistics.

Curriculum

To complete the mathematics concentration, a student must take five courses in mathematics at the 300-level, including at least one year-long sequence, for a total of 20 credits.

Course Spotlight

Aaron Williams discussing and writing about Hamlton Cycle problem.

Mathematics 350t: Differential Geometry I

In this course, you will discuss topics that include an abstract introduction to tangent spaces and differential forms; the Frenet Formulas for moving frames on curves in space; and the rudiments of the theory of surfaces, both embedded and abstract. 

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