The Department offers research opportunities for undergraduates including writing honors theses. The undergraduate Teaching Assistants program allows undergraduate students to gain college level teaching experience.

# Mathematics BA/MA - Academic Experience

## Mathematics

244 Mathematics BuildingNorth Campus

Buffalo, NY 14260

**David Hemmer**

Chair

## Academic Opportunities

## Experiential Learning

*Math Tutoring*

Math majors in good academic standing are encouraged to tutor freshmen/sophomore level math in the Math Place Tutoring Lab run by the Learning Center. This is particularly attractive to students preparing for careers in teaching.

## Extracurricular Activities

**Undergraduate Mathematics Club**

This is a student-run club that plans a variety of academic and community involvement activities. For more information, call 716-645-8785.

**Society of Future Actuaries**

This is a student club for students who intend to pursue actuarial and related careers. For more information, call 716-645-8785.

See the UB Student Association webpage.

## Honors and Awards

*Harriet F. Montague Award*

This award is presented to an undergraduate math major after the completion of his or her junior year, and is awarded on the basis of intellectual and creative promise in mathematics.

*Harry Merrill Gehman Endowment Award*

This award is presented to an undergraduate math major whose goal is to teach mathematics, and is awarded after the completion of the junior year for outstanding achievement.

### Departmental Honors

The honors program in mathematics requires completion of all requirements for a BS degree in Mathematics. Students must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.5 in mathematics courses, and write an honors thesis under the direction of a faculty member.

## Complementary Programs

### Subjects & Courses

- STA: Biostatistics
- CSE: Computer Science & Engineering
- ECO: Economics
- MGA: Management Accounting
- MTH: Mathematics

### Associated Programs

- Mathematics BA - General Curriculum
- Mathematics BA - Computing and Applied Mathematics Concentration
- Mathematics BA - General Study in Applied Mathematics Concentration
- Mathematics BA - General Study in Mathematics Concentration
- Mathematics BA - General Study in Mathematics and Education Concentration
- Mathematics BS - Actuarial Science Concentration
- Mathematics BS - General Study in Applied Mathematics Concentration
- Mathematics BS - General Study in Mathematics Concentration
- Mathematics Minor
- Mathematics-Economics BA