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BSc Mathematics

Mathematics at Portland State University is a powerful and versatile major. You’ll learn to solve problems, practice analytical thinking, and develop logical arguments. Portland State’s mathematics community is tight-knit and centered around supporting students.

Quick Facts

Full-time Duration: 4 years
Starting in: January, April, September
Tuition Fee: $29,706 per year
Location: Portland Campus (Portland, United States)


With a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics at Portland State University, you’ll be in high demand for a variety of jobs. Employers know that success in mathematics requires strong problem-solving abilities and analytical skills.

There is high demand for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) majors. Since math and statistics are central to the STEM field, our graduates land jobs in industry and government.Portland State graduates have earned jobs in government, education, finance, and research, including:

  • Statistics analyst
  • Estimating and pricing specialist
  • Software developer
  • Institutional research officer
  • Management analyst
  • Engineering technician
  • Risk analyst
  • Organization survey analyst
  • Insurance examiner
  • Financial representative

Courses Included

  • Ordinary Differential Equations
  • Partial Differential Equations
  • Numerical Calculus
  • Control Theory
  • Graph Theory
  • Advanced Number Theory
  • Topics in Combinatorics
  • Set Theory and Topology