**MISSION**

The Mathematics Department at Western Oregon University is committed to the teaching of mathematics and the communication of mathematical ideas.

Faculty members believe that both the assimilation of mathematical knowledge and the enhancement of one’s capacity for mathematical reasoning are essential outcomes of a liberal arts education.

**LOCATION | FIND US**

**Math Office:** Mathematics and Nursing Building 116

**Phone:** (503) 838-8465

**Department Head:** Dr. Matthew Ciancetta

**OPPORTUNITIES @ WOU MATH**

Present research at WOU's Academic Excellence Showcase

Give a talk at a regional MAA conference

Participate in a Summer Research Experience

Take the Putnam Exam

Attend the Nebraska Conference for Undergraduate Women in Mathematics

Volunteer at our annual SK Math Day for high school girls

Mentor local children in Math 396 in our Math Buddy program

Be a math tutor or a math student worker

Learn to be an Elementary Mathematics Specialist

**WOU MATH CAREERS AND FURTHER STUDY**

Engineering Tech/Development Review Specialist

Math Editor, Renaissance Corporate Services

Bond Trader

Research assistant, Center for International Business and Educational Research

Systems Engineer I

Software Tester

Associate Software Developer

Actuarial Assistant

Insurance Claims Adjuster

Research Analyst, Commission on Addiction Prevention and Treatment

Industrial Engineer, United Parcel Service

Computer Scientist. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Peace Corps Volunteer

Statistician, State of Oregon

Technology Analyst

Software Developer

Student Accounting Assistant

A/R and Collections Tech

Data Entry Clerk

Data Recovery Specialist

Service Team Member

E-book Vetter

"Resident Number Cruncher and Excel Wizard"

GIS Survey Technician

Cartographer/GIS Technician

Professional Tutor

Writer for Oregon State Graduate School

Quality Analyst at Catholic Community Services

Operations & Policy Analyst

Research Analyst

Industrial Participation Analyst

Corporate Intelligence Analyst

Project Manager

Strategic Planning Analyst

Supply Chain Analyst

Technical Problem Solver, Epic (medical software)

Data Analyst, Epic

Community College Instructor

University Professor & Instructor

High School Math Teacher

Middle School Math Teacher

Special Education Math Curriculum Cooridinator

After School Tutoring Director

Advanced Guidance Teacher

Middle School Band Director

High School Math Teacher

Graduate study in ... Statistics (Oregon State University), Industrial Engineering (Auburn University), Mathematics (Oregon State, Portland State University, University of Idaho, University of Oklahoma, University of Nebraska-Lincoln), Business (MBA, University of Connecticut, Willamette University), Computer Science (Texas A&M University, University of British Columbia) and Rhetoric & Writing (Oregon State University)ritish

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