Mathematics Programs

Courses in mathematics build a strong foundation for a career in the field and for an expanding range of other fields that require sophisticated understanding of mathematics. Faculty work closely with you to instill an appreciation of the intrinsic purity and precision of mathematics and its practical value in the social and natural sciences.

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Capstone Projects

  • Mandy Buell
    When Earthquakes Hit, Buildings React: Modeling Building Response to Earthquakes Using Differential Equations and Eigenvalues
  • Daniel Rustico
    Rank Aggregation in the 2014 College Football Season
  • Tyler Reckner
    p-adic Analysis and the Maximum Modulus Principle
  • Christina Moore
    The 2008 Financial Crisis & The Gaussian Copula: What Went Wrong?
  • Ryan Matzke
    Fixed and Furious: Fixed Points in Mathematics

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Student Research

Students and faculty at Joint Mathematics Meeting

In January 2015, five Gettysburg students and seven Gettysburg faculty traveled to San Antonio for the Joint Mathematics Meetings of the MAA, the AMS, and other math societies. This conference is the largest annual gathering of mathematicians in the world, and this year more than six thousand people attended the conference.

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