Taylor Hall- Linfield College
Mathematics

Major in Mathematics

Mathematics has sometimes been called the art of logical ideas. If you love discovering patterns and structure in complex processes and are satisfied by logically sound solutions to problems, a Mathematics major at Linfield will sharpen your critical-thinking skills and help develop the analytical tools needed for a career in your chosen field. Study abroad, join in math competitions, pursue student-faculty collaborative research, or follow other Linfield Mathematics alumni in pursuing a variety of meaningful careers.
Mathematics majors at Linfield might take:
MATH 365
Game Theory
Investigate the mathematics of competitive and cooperative games arising in economics, business, politics, and society.
MATH 310
Nonlinear ODEs and Dynamical Systems
Explore chaos theory and investigate mathematical models for physical phenomena in the sciences.
MATH 320
Higher Geometry
Explore systems of geometry and the connection between the shape of a space and the type of geometry it admits.
For more information about a major or minor in Mathematics contact: Admission.