Mathematics Program
Current Students

Contact Information

Mathematics Department
Shippensburg University
MCT 250
1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, PA 17257

Phone: (717) 477-1431
Email: math@ship.edu

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Department of Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics at Shippensburg University is a dynamic group of students, faculty, and staff, committed to the study and advancement of mathematics and mathematics teaching. To learn more about the department's programs, give us a call at (717) 477-1431 or send an e-mail to math@ship.edu.

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We have 18 full-time faculty members. There are over 140 mathematics majors pursuing mathematics degrees. Students may pursue a general mathematics program or choose to specialize in a concentration for applied mathematics, secondary education or statistics.  Our classrooms are equipped with a variety of technological resources including digital visual presenters and computer workstations.

Current faculty research interests are diverse and include algebra, logic, combinatorics, applied mathematics, statistics, analysis, and mathematics education. Our faculty members are actively involved in undergraduate research, the development of curriculum and educational materials, interdisciplinary research, community K-12 initiatives, and regional and national professional organizations. The University provides funding resources to support these activities.

Upcoming Events

 

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FAQ

How do I get help with my math class? 

You will find out all the ways Ship can help you at the Getting Math Helppage. 

How do I get an override to register for a math course?  

You will find the request form you need at the Current Studentspage. 

A few of our favorite math activities

  • Weekly department seminar 
  • Math Club (MAA Student Chapter) and Kappa Mu Epsilon Honor Fraternity 
  • SIAM Student Chapter 
  • Annual Undergraduate Math Conference
  • Annual Math/Computer Day 
  • Problem Solving Competition 
  • Putnam competition
  • Cumberland Valley Math Modeling Challenge 
  • COMAP Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM)

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