Mathematics is the language of science, lying at the heart of all scientific endeavors, as well as applications in business, industry, or the arts. Mathematicians not only teach others how to use

At Elmira College, students majoring in mathematics take core subjects,

Most Elmira College mathematics courses include laboratory components in which students work collaboratively on advanced exercises that will utilize their mathematical and communication skills, using modern software. Beyond the classroom, opportunities for research and participation at regional conferences are available for the highly motivated student. The students also enjoy a social aspect to their studies through the Math Club and the College's Pi Mu Epsilon chapter.