Advance Your Analytical & ProblemSolving Skills with an Online Math Degree
If you have a genuine interest in mathematics, you have an ideal way to multiply your skills with the online math degree at Southern New Hampshire University. The Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics fosters an appreciation of the role mathematics has played in society, from early times through the modern technological age.
When you earn your BA in Mathematics online at SNHU, you'll develop an advanced ability in mathematical methods, reasoning and problem solving in three main areas: analysis, algebra and statistics.
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See Yourself Succeed in Mathematics
Your online math degree at SNHU will give you a solid grasp of mathematics as it relates to business, natural sciences and social sciences. In addition to a broad base of mathematical knowledge, our BA in Mathematics program will help you become proficient in communicating about math, both orally and in writing. Instructors in the program offer their expertise in applying theories, principles and concepts of mathematics to careerrelated scenarios. Pursue your degree on the general math track, or focus it with a concentration in applied mathematics.
Throughout your mathematics studies, you'll gain an understanding of:
 How to solve realworld problems involving calculus, including integration, variables, trigonometric function and differential equations
 Direct, contrapositive, contradiction and induction methods of proof, as well as the relationship between problem solving and the process of proving
 Applying statistical techniques to a variety of applications in business and the social sciences
 Mathematical topics related to the design, programming and application of computers: propositional logic, number systems, algorithms and pseudocode, encryption and other topics
 Regression analysis and related topics, using SPSS or similar software
 Applied linear algebra and matrices topics in order to model applied mathematics problems in business, science, computer science and economics
 Basic real analysis, addressing the transition from computational to theoretical calculus, with an emphasis on problem solving and proof writing
As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission – to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning your bachelor’s in mathematics at SNHU include:
 Affordability. Take advantage of some of the most affordable tuition rates in the nation
 Convenience. Attend class when it’s convenient for you – online education means 24/7 access
 Efficiency and flexibility. Complete your undergraduate degree at your own pace, over six 8week terms per year
 Expert instruction. Learn from instructors with relevant, realworld experience
 Networking. Tap into our nationwide network of alumni for internship and career opportunities
 Simple application process. Just fill out an online undergraduate application, and we’ll retrieve U.S. transcripts from your previous institutions and automatically complete an official credit evaluation. Plus, there’s no application fee
 Student support. Count on the ongoing support of dedicated academic and career advisors specialized in your area of study
 Transferfriendly enrollment. Transfer up to 90 credits toward an undergraduate degree
Career Outlook
Upon completion of the online math degree, you can be prepared for career opportunities in the private and public sector in positions including:
 Actuary
 Research
 Business analyst
 Statistician
 Database administrator
 Consultant
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects 33% growth in demand for mathematicians and statisticians, as well as 11% growth for database administrators through 2026.*
Some positions, such as Actuary, require professional certification.
Curriculum
In addition to completing your core BA requirements, you'll complete 11 math courses as you work toward your math degree online, including two math electives based on your particular areas of interest. Courses in this program are taught by seasoned faculty with realworld experience as mathematicians and educators across a broad range of fields, including business, economics, natural sciences and social sciences.
Courses To Prepare You For Your Career
SNHU's bachelor's in mathematics program includes:
 General education
 Degreespecific courses
General Education Program
Our programs are designed to equip you with the skills and insights you need to move forward. In recent years, employers have stressed the need for graduates with higher order skills  the skills that go beyond technical knowledge  such as:
 Writing
 Communication
 Analysis
 Problem solving
All bachelor's students are required to take general education classes. Through foundation, exploration and integration courses, students learn to think critically, creatively and collaboratively, giving you the edge employers are looking for.
Tuition & Fees
Tuition rates for SNHU's online degree programs are among the lowest in the nation. We offer financial aid packages to those who qualify, plus a 30% tuition discount for U.S. service members, both full and part time, and the spouses of those on active duty.
Online Undergraduate Programs

Per Course*

Per Credit Hour*

Degree/Certificates

$960 
$320 
Degree/Certificates
(U.S. service members, both full and part time, and the spouses of those on active duty)

$675 
$225 
*Tuition Rates are subject to change and are reviewed annually.
Additional Costs
No Application Fee, $150 Graduation Fee, Course Materials ($ varies by course)
University Accreditation
Southern New Hampshire University is a private, nonprofit institution accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education as well as several other accrediting bodies. More...