Department of Mathematical Sciences

Mathematics is a vibrant, dynamic field that helps us understand our world. By studying mathematics, you'll not only gain an understanding of complex mathematical structures and algorithms, you'll also sharpen skills that are useful in a variety of careers. Our programs will help you develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills, as well as the ability to quickly learn technical and abstract material. 

Our programs offer a wide range of resources and options, while also providing opportunities to work closely with our faculty. You'll benefit from:

  • Extensive facilities, including the Math Education Lab.
  • Internationally recognized, award-winning faculty members.
  • The ability to customize your degree by choosing one of several emphases/tracks.

 

Contact Us

Department of Mathematical Sciences
DeKalb, IL 60115

815-753-0566
chair@niu.edu

Registration or class questions
815-753-6722

Chair's office
815-753-6780

Director of Undergraduate Studies
Alastair Fletcher
afletcher@niu.edu

Director of Graduate Studies
Sien Deng
gradprog@niu.edu

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