The mathematics major provides a solid foundation in the discipline and prepares students for work in a variety of fields. Highly developed logic and problem solving skills make mathematics graduates attractive candidates for many business and government positions. This degree is often used as a basis for graduate studies in mathematics, law and business.
An undergraduate degree in mathematics is highly desirable for advanced education in a wide variety of professional fields. Personal satisfaction and pay levels are well above average, and mathematics majors are in demand by employers. Cornerstone’s Christian perspective will help you to experience mathematics as a window to the beauty, creativity and order that God expresses in his creation.
- School: Traditional Undergrad Academics
- Division: Kinesiology, Science, Engineering & Mathematics
- Degree Type: Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Arts, Minor
- Format: Residential
- Location: Grand Rapids
A bachelor's degree in mathematics prepares you for a range of career options and graduate programs.
- Actuarial science professional
- Data analyst
- Financial manager
- Operations researcher
- Statistical analyst
- Systems developer
All traditional undergraduate students complete an academic internship or practicum. This experience helps you explore your calling and gain practical career skills.
With guidance from the Center for Career & Life Calling, our students land internships at trusted businesses and nonprofits around the world.
- Hole in My Heart Ministries
- Nexus Academy of Lansing
of traditional undergraduate STEM students from the class of 2018 were working or enrolled in graduate school within six months of graduation.
Importantly, our recent graduates also shared that they love their work. Of respondents, 92 percent reported a genuine interest in what they are doing.
Cornerstone alumni are tireless in their passion to influence our world for Christ as servant leaders. You can find CU graduates building lives that matter at workplaces based in West Michigan and beyond.
- Grand Circus
- Great Lakes Health Connect
Career Guide for STEM Majors
Graduates of STEM programs are changing the world. To learn more about why you should consider a mathematics major and what you can do with a STEM degree, get our STEM-specific career guide.