Mathematics provides diverse opportunities for students to further understand the discipline. Mathematics has various practical applications to many academic disciplines, including business, computer science, psychology, political science, music, chemistry, and physics. At Austin College, students learn to view many aspects of human history mathematically, thus preparing students for graduate study or a professional career.
Computer Science introduces students to theoretical and practical aspects of computing relevant to a liberal arts education. The rapid growth of technology in our society has required more analytical skills and experience in developing and using ever-changing technology. With preparation for continued success, students can achieve a variety of careers requiring problem solving, logical reasoning, and applications of current technology.