• MTSU faculty members collaborate to improve teaching
  • Honors Buchanan
    Fellow Kailey McDonald

    is studying mathematics
  • Math major Jason Stisser was commissioned when he graduated
  • Professor Xiaoya Zha examines the beginning of graph theory



Faculty members from the Department of Mathematical Sciences are active in the following areas of research:

  • Professional Mathematics
  • Industrial Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education
  • Actuarial Science
  • Statistics


Various members of the Department of Mathematical Sciences also are involved in three allied university research groups dedicated to interdisciplinary research in:

Biological Dynamics Group


Student Research

The College of Basic and Applied Sciences has several on-going Undergraduate Research opportunities for students.

We also strongly encourage and will assist students in applying for one of the numerous opportunities for Research Experience for Undergraduates in the Mathematical Sciences, supported by the National Science Foundation.

MTSU Student Research Journal

Scientia et Humanitas

For more information on MTSU undergraduate research opportunities in the mathematical sciences, please contact the Department of Mathematical Sciences.