The Mathematics program at the University of Maine at Farmington helps you develop the marketable skills of abstract thinking, analysis and synthesis by studying areas such as calculus, logic, probability and statistics. For a full description, visit the UMF catalog (2023-2024).

How do I explore Mathematics at UMF?

There are many ways to explore a major. You could:

  • Review the webpage for this major.
  • Talk to faculty members in the major. Ask about their career path.
  • Choose a class of interest and contact the faculty member to ask about going to one of the classes.
  • Talk with students in the major for insights into the courses you will take and professors who will instruct you.
  • Enroll in one of the following courses: MAT 141 Calculus I or any Math class.
  • Get involved by joining a club or volunteer with an organization.
  • Volunteer or intern with an organization that is aligned with this major.
  • Talk with a Career Counselor.

What careers can I get with this major?

Data comes from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and other sources. Median Salaries for positions in Maine typically fall below those of other New England states.

What jobs have UMF graduates acquired?

Product Manager, Vice President of Analytic Products, Inventory Support Specialist, Applied Research Mathematician, Disability Benefits Specialist, Director of Operations, Financial Analyst Manager, Fraud Analyst, Business owner, System/Network Manager, Classroom Teacher, Associate Operations Engineer at L.L. Bean, Risk Analyst, IT Manager, Contracting Specialist, Drafting Specialist, Auditor, Senior Implementation Consultant, Mechanical Engineer, Coordinator of International Transportation, Director of Global Network Operations for Liberty Mutual, Contracting Specialist  at Massachusetts Air National Guard, Business Analyst, Principal, and others.

Can I minor in Mathematics? Are there related majors at UMF?

Yes, UMF has minors in Mathematics, Computer Science, Video Game Studies, GIS, Physics, Data Analytics, Economics, and many other choices. Majors related to Mathematics include Actuarial Science and Computer Science.  Read more about majors and minors

How to I declare this major?

Contact Dr. Lori Koban, Brinkman House,, 207-778-7952 to discuss your interests. To apply to the major, complete a change of major form (available in Merrill Center or any academic office).

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