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Mathematics and Statistics



The Department of Mathematics and Statistics offers a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs designed for students with diverse career or higher educational goals.



A Taste of Math

One of the many places that mathematics shows up in our everyday lives is in cooking. Basic mathematics appears in the measurement of ingredients and conversions of cups to pounds or ounces to tablespoons. A stripped-down recipe is nothing more than a ratio. Take a shortbread cookie for example; the ratio is 1 part sugar […]

Terence Tao on the Colbert Report

Check out the 2014 winner of The Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics on the Colbert Report!  

Statistics Career Night

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics recently hosted a career night and pizza party for undergraduate and graduate students interested in statistics careers.

Math and the Imagination

Check out our own Emily Peters on page 11 of the Fall 2014 Loyola Magazine.  

Congratulations Hunyong Cho on Winning the Mini-Hackathon!

On Friday October 17th, Loyola held its first Mini-Hackathon. Statistics graduate student, Hunyong Cho, was the winner!


A Mathematical Way to Find Your Spouse

Have you ever wondered about the ideal age to get married? Perhaps you are curious about how many people you have to date before you find “the one.” Interestingly enough, mathematicians think about this problem and have developed a formula that will give a person a chance at happiness, or maybe just a chance at […]

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