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A major in math and business administration offers a solid math and business foundation.

A new business core replacing Mathematics and Business Administration as a major** will apply to all incoming 2015-2016 incoming students. A dual major in Mathematics and Financial Economics is now available. Click on the program title below for more information:

Mathematics and Financial Economics

Unique in the Tri-State area, our major in Financial Economics builds a strong foundation in economics as applied to financial markets, banks, and other financial institutions. While also majoring in mathematics, engage in work experience related to mathematics to integrate skills learned in the classroom and to obtain valuable experience in the business industry. 

**The changes in the 2015-2016 Catalogs do not affect current students. Current students follow the requirements under their declared catalog year for the core and major. A student’s declared catalog is the catalog that was in place when you enrolled at the Mount unless you specifically chose to change it to a subsequent catalog. All previous catalogs remain the same for core requirements and major requirements.



As a major in math and business administration, students develop a solid foundation in both subjects. By choosing a dual major, students will learn how to approach real-world applications that demand higher quantitative skills. These skills guide toward a successful career in many fields such as business, marketing or finance.

Why Mathematics and Business at the Mount?

  • Work with math faculty who have significant business experience
  • Departmental Scholarships and Awards to assist students who go above and beyond
  • Small class sizes, personal attention and a welcoming atmosphere for a healthy learning environment
  • Individual math research as well as a co-op experience to prepare you for your future career

After the Mount?

With a dual math/business degree from Mount St. Joseph University, students have endless career opportunities. Some options include:

Graduate School

News and Updates

Stay up to date with the most recent mathematics/business administration program news and events; visit the department of mathematics page. 



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