Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences

The IUP Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences gives students the tools necessary to organize and analyze data while also providing the theoretical background of the topics that will help students better understand them.

The department offers classes in a friendly and supportive environment that will both challenge and engage students who have an interest in the fields of mathematics and/or computer science.

The valuable skills learned in the Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences will translate well to the working world, as graduates have the ability to work in myriad of occupations in both the public and private sector, including engineering, economics, information technology, and education.

Students will also gain the knowledge and information background to help them continue on in graduate school, toward master’s and doctoral degrees.


Long Presents at Mathematics Teacher Educators Conference

Valerie Long gave two presentations at the February 2022 Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators Conference in Henderson, Nevada.

Leverenz to Speak on Military and Security Applications of Operations Research

Jonathon Leverenz will give a talk on the role of operations research in military and security applications and will hold a Q&A session with students about careers on February 18, 2022.

Math Club Sets Meetings for Spring 2022

The IUP Math Club will meet on every other Tuesday in Stright Hall room 202 for the remainder of the spring 2022 semester.

Computer Science and Mathematics Tutoring Available

The Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences announces free tutoring sessions for their introductory mathematics and statistics courses and for core Computer Science classes.

S-COAM Program to Offer Two MATLAB Workshops

The S-COAM Program will offer two workshops on using MATLAB, a programming language and numeric computing environment.