Students sit in calculus class listening to a lecture

About the Program

The Mathematics major at Culver-Stockton College has a broad training in varied areas of the subject including providing a foundation for further graduate work in mathematics, and preparing secondary and middle school teachers of mathematics. This major is also a perfect fit for students interested in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) careers. Through the small class sizes and close contact with the faculty, students will be nurtured and led into mathematical maturity. Also, tutoring mathematics in the TASC Center gives the future teachers firsthand experience helping students with mathematical difficulties.

What Makes the Program Distinctive?

Small class sizes in mathematics allow the math majors to interact with their professors in a caring setting. Majors have close contact with knowledgeable mathematicians. Through challenging classes, students are pushed to achieve their potential. All of our math majors find jobs without difficulties.

Beyond the Classroom

Student Teaching
Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)

After C-SC

Students usually have little difficulty in obtaining positions in middle or high schools, or gaining entrance into engineering, or graduate programs in mathematical fields.

C-SC Rranked #1 in Missouri as Best College for Employment according to Zippia, Inc.

“Math isn't just about numbers and equations, it's about understanding. This is exactly what the math department here at Culver-Stockton College has taught me to do, further understand mathematics.”
–Miranda Young ’19


Can you minor in this program?

Emphasis within the major:
Our majors get a broad overview that will prepare them for future careers in Mathematics.

Popular second major:
Education, Chemistry, Business


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For more information, contact:
Dr. Gary G. Cochell
Professor of Mathematics
Phone: 573-288-6361


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