**There are no Mathematics & Statistics Colloquia scheduled for October 14th and 21st**

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics welcomes students from all backgrounds and ages, whether they are high school graduates or working adults returning to complete a degree. Click on the questions below or here to find additional resources.

- I think I want to study math or statistics. Can I arrange a visit to talk to someone?
- How do I become a math or statistics major?
- Will my math class from another school transfer?
- Math Placement? What's that?
- I'm not a math major, what math & statistics courses do I take?
- What is WrightMath?
- I'm not that good at math, will I be able to get help?

The Department of Mathematics provides a variety of resources for students, whether they are pursuing a degree in math or statistics or some other discipline. Click on the links below or here for more resources.

The Department also welcomes visiting scholars, researchers, seminar and colloquium speakers, and other interested individuals.

Math & Statistics Colloquium

Friday, January 22, 2016

**There are no Mathematics & Statistics Colloquia scheduled for October 14th and 21st**

A History of the Department

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Click here to view a narrative history of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics from the 1960s through today.

Douglas Leaman is currently chair of the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Toledo.

Wright State statistics students will put their skills to work by analyzing data from presidential polls in every state to predict the likely nominees.

Welcome to Wright State University's Department of Mathematics and Statistics. Our department provides courses in service of virtually every academic program university wide. We offer undergraduate and masters degrees in mathematics and in statistics. Our experienced and enthusiastic faculty engage in original research in pure and applied mathematics, statistics, and mathematics education. Students frequently pursue directed research alongside faculty.

The links at the top and right on this page will take you to information about our faculty, undergraduate and graduate programs, courses offered, department news and events, and other useful information for students. We encourage prospective students to contact listed advisors for further information about programs of interest.

Mathematics and statistics find important uses in virtually all facets of scientific and commercial activity. They are particularly well-suited as languages for the quantitative analysis of complex problems, whether these problems arise in engineering, biological, economic, or a myriad other contexts. The study of mathematics and statistics is a rewarding endeavor, both personally and professionally. We invite you to explore the world of mathematics and statistics with us.

Dr. Ayse Sahin

Department Chair