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Department of Mathematics & Statistics

Mathematics, Statistics and Data Science -
Driving the Decisions That Shape Our World

Political leaders and researchers rely on mathematics, statistics and data science
to fight the COVID-19 pandemic today.

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Prepare to shape our post-pandemic world.
Join us as an SDSU Mathematics, Statistics or Data Science major.

Explore our Undergraduate Programs and Graduate Programs
that can lead you to a high impact future in mathematics, statistics or data science.

Dual Credit Students - Math Placement Changes

Due to changes in placement test availability, math placement has changed during social distancing.

Online Course and Program Options

We offer a wide range of online courses and even an online Associates Degree in Data Science and Graduate Certificate in Data Science.

Free Help Preparing For Your First SDSU Math Course

Our Jacks LeaP program offers free, individualized assistance in preparing for your first math class. It can even help you improve your first math course placement!

Accelerated Masters Degrees

Pursue your Bachelor's Degree and get a Masters in Mathematics, Statistics or Data Science in one additional year of study.

Department of Mathematics & Statistics News

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Statistician assesses agricultural data to increase productivity

Assistant professor Hossein Moradi is helping precision agriculture faculty efficiently, accurately assess variables affecting yield.

NIH grant will improve genomic analysis website

A website used by more than 20,000 scientists to analyze their genomic data is getting an upgrade, thanks to a four-year, nearly $870,000 National Institutes of Health grant.

APLU Releases Reports Identifying 11 Critical Employability Skills Gaps for Graduates

Pat Crawford, director of South Dakota State University’s School of Design, was the co-principal investigator and author of two reports on employability skills, released today by the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities.