Mathematics and Statistics

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Honours Bachelor of Mathematics and Statistics

At UWindsor, you can pursue combined studies in mathematics and statistics. Our program includes a core of rigorous courses designed to develop mathematical problem-solving and communication skills and to increase knowledge of mathematical structures and applications. 

Program Description
The Mathematics and Statistics program is an excellent choice to prepare you for any career that requires critical thinking, analysis, and quantitative skills.  The program is also excellent preparation for graduate studies in mathematics and statistics and other areas such as economics, medicine, and law.
We offer numerous courses in pure mathematics, applied mathematics (engineering and business), industrial mathematics (operational research), statistics, actuarial science, and numerical analysis.
Our faculty members are dedicated researchers and teachers in several mathematical specializations with the common goal of providing an excellent education. You will have access to a computer lab, the Math and Stats Learning Centre, and exceptional library resources that support undergraduate and graduate programs. We are also an official exam site for the Society of Actuaries and offer preparation sessions for their exams.
To see a sample first-year schedule, visit the online Guide to Registration website, click on the “Science Programs” link on the left, and select the specific program(s) in which you are interested.

Minimum Admission Average: 70%

Secondary Admission Average: 70%*

ENG4U, MHF4U and MCV4U required. SPH4U is recommended.

*Second Science/Math average is the average of all science and math courses.

  • Industrial and academic research and development
  • Government, medical, and financial institutions
  • Actuarial science (insurance, pensions, benefits)
  • Statistics
  • Computer science
  • Economics
  • Consulting
  • Management
  • Graduate programs in mathematics, statistics, actuarial science, operations research and such related fields as economics
  • Education (if enrolled in concurrent program)
  • Law (with additional studies)
  • Medicine (with additional studies)

According to yearly editions of The Jobs Rated Almanac, which rates the top 200 jobs using such criteria as income, outlook, security, stress and work environment, careers based on mathematics make up the bulk of the Top 10 jobs. In 2015, actuary was first, mathematician was third, statistician was fourth, and data scientist was sixth. Most of the top 100 involved math. 

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