About Us

A degree in mathematics is key to a successful career in many different fields. Whether your goal is to teach mathematics or pursue a career as an actuary, consultant or researcher, we have a degree program or courses to fit your needs.

We also offer tutoring, support and courses for students taking math to complete university graduation requirements.


Outstanding Graduates


Why Study at Eastern?

The Mathematics Department at Eastern is committed to excellence and student success.

Affordable Education

You don't have to sacrifice quality to get an education you can afford.

Small Class Sizes

Many classes are smaller in size, which allows professors to devote time to individual students.

Excellent Job Opportunities

Our graduates have a great record of finding employment soon after graduation.

What You Will Learn

  • Mathematical reasoning, which includes basic logic, probability and statistics, geometry, and the relationship between math and art
  • Algebra and calculus concepts, including different types of equations and graphing equations
  • Math used by K-12 teachers (if pursuing an education endorsement)
  • History of math and number theory
EWU's Mathematics Department offers a variety of electives to support you in your career goals.

Careers for Mathematicians

Earning a degree or minor in mathematics from Eastern Washington University leads to many career opportunities:

Actuarial Science


Computer Science


Banking & Investments

Data Science