Welcome to the Department of Mathematical Sciences! Our department offers a wide variety of courses and degree options in mathematics and applied mathematics at the Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Ph.D. levels. We also offer a Bachelor’s degree in actuarial mathematics, and a Master’s degree in data science (offered jointly with the Department of Computer Science).  Our Ph.D. program is one of six mathematics Ph.D. programs in the Ohio public university system. Our actuarial mathematics program is one of only four in the Ohio public university system to receive the UCAP–Advanced Curriculum designation by the Society of Actuaries.

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Our Faculty & Staff

Our Faculty and Staff consist of 83 Kent Campus faculty, 75 regional faculty, 93 graduate mathematics students, 174 undergraduate mathematics majors, and 21 undergraduate mathematics minors.

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Professional Organizations

The Department of Mathematics has many resources available to students, including professional organization resources centered around math. 

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Awards and Achievements

The Association of Women In Mathematics at Kent State University is a group of women faculty and students dedicated to promote and retain women in math and related areas of study. They have won many awards and achievements. 

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