Mathematics and Computer Systems
If you are interested in pursuing a career in government work, industry and manufacturing, commerce, or education, you may want to pursue a degree in mathematics, multimedia technology or computer systems. Mercyhurst prides itself on providing quality curriculum to it's students; this is no different for the Department of Mathematics and Computer Systems. Interested in pursuing an advanced degree? An education in any of these degrees will prepare you for entrance into graduate school for further study.
A degree in mathematics will help you develop an appreciation for the beauty, power and usefulness of the practice. Additionally, the department offers a dual bachelor’s and master’s program in mathematics with secondary education certification for those students who wish to hone his/her pedagogical skills necessary to becoming expert teachers at the high school level.
A degree in computer systems prepares students to function effectively in technical or managerial positions in a variety of workforce sectors. Computer science students often land excellent internships, while the program also has a history of high, successful job placement rates upon graduation.