Math: The Foundation for University and Career Success

Mathematics is an essential tool in the modern world, as well as a fascinating and beautiful subject in its own right. Wherever your passion is focused, we embrace your dedication and will support you along your path toward making a difference.


Student-Faculty Ratio

Small classes, personal attention, research opportunities

Math Major Options

that fits your career goals

Median Mathematician Salary

Seattle University math students benefit from close connections with faculty and from practical, hands-on learning that is built into our programs at every level. We offer various forms of scholarship support for incoming, transfer, and continuing students. Our graduates pursue a variety of careers in a diverse set of industries including finance, insurance, software engineering, and the sciences. Others continue their education through top graduate programs in mathematics, finance, statistics, data science, and other disciplines.

Why Become a Math Major?


Jeff Boersema



John Teegarden

Sr. Administrative Assistant


The faculty and advisors in SU’s Mathematics Department are second to none! I am beyond impressed with the passion, care, and enthusiasm that they express inside and outside the classroom. I feel that I’ve received a top-tier education that has established a solid foundation for my future endeavors.

2018 SU Student