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Mathematics

Office location

Jacksonville University
2800 University Blvd N
Jacksonville, FL 32211

Office hours

Mon – Fri, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Facilities and Resources

The Department of Mathematics is a leader among universities in the integrated use of technology to facilitate learning. Most courses are taught in classroom-laboratories equipped with computers. The department uses the computer algebra system Maple, as well as SPSS for statistics and ODE Architect for differential equations. The Math Center provides enrichment and testing materials, facilities for group study, and computers. Mathematics majors, both graduate and undergraduate, serve as peer tutors and gain valuable experience in teaching others.

Internship and Career Opportunities

Qualified juniors and seniors may earn college credit while working with a business or industry in the local area. Past interns have worked in hospitals, banks, software development companies, and schools. Opportunities for participating in research are available. Recent and current projects include space-filling curves, knots and DNA, random walks, and topics in chaos theory. Graduates have found positions in business, industry, governmental agencies and secondary education. Some of their employers include

  • Black Knight
  • Jacksonville Transportation Authority
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • USF&G Insurance Co.
  • NASA
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • U.S. Department of Energy
  • the Internal Revenue Service
  • BellSouth

Research Experiences for Undergraduates

Mathematical Association of America

Gateway Exams

MATH 140 Practice Gateway Exams

MATH 141 Practice Gateway Exams

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