Emily A. Hynds, Chair, Associate Professor
Bruce W. Atkinson, Professor
Steven F. Donaldson, Professor
Janie A. Kennedy, Associate Professor
Jeffrey S. Powell, Associate Professor
Sonya S. Stanley, Associate Professor
Gregory A. Kawell, Assistant Professor
Frank Patane, Assistant Professor
Candace H. Todd, Assistant Professor
Brian R. Toone, Assistant Professor
Ruric E. Wheeler, Research Professor
Undergraduate Programs and Requirements
The department offers two majors: mathematics and computer science, both leading to the bachelor of science degree. Students planning to earn an Alabama teacher’s certificate in mathematics should consult the department chair and refer to the Orlean Bullard Beeson School of Education section of this catalog.
The department also offers three minors: mathematics, computer science, and an interdisciplinary minor in bioinformatics, offered in cooperation with the Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences . The bioinformatics minor is available in three variations, depending on the student’s major.
University Core Curriculum and General Education Requirements
See University Core Curriculum & General Education Requirements in the Howard College of Arts and Sciences introductory pages for a list of required and applicable courses. Note: Any math course taken to meet requirements for a major or minor in the department may also be used to meet the general education mathematics requirement.