Applied Mathematics and Statistics

Learn from analytical thinkers and develop skills to solve real-world problems through the application of mathematical principles. 

Professor Karen Pitts works with students on a whiteboard.


What You’ll Learn:

  • Advanced mathematical concepts, including multivariate statistics and data mining. 
  • Computer skills and relevant software for business applications. 

What You’ll Do:

  • Solve real-world problems by applying mathematical principles.
  • Earn your SAS Certificate in data mining.

Where You’ll Go:

  • Analytics positions at major corporate, nonprofit, and government organizations.
  • Insurance, healthcare, technology, and financial services industries. 

Program Level: Undergraduate

Offered As: Major

College/School: College of Arts & Sciences

Our Students

Where Our Students Go

Our visionary mathematics and statistics graduates are making a difference in business, nonprofit, and government organizations and go on to prestigious graduate programs.

  • Aetna
  • Amica Mutual Insurance
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Citizens Financial Group
  • CVS Health
  • Delta Dental
  • Fidelity Investments
  • John Hancock Financial Services
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance
  • Neighborhood Health Plan of R.I.
  • USA Football
  • Wayfair
  • Brown University
  • Bryant University
  • North Carolina State University
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Notre Dame

Learn Through Experience

Professor Rick Gorvett collaborates with students in the AIC.

Internships and Career Advancement 

  • Engage in supervised internships where you apply theories learned in the classroom.
  • Network with accomplished alumni to explore different career paths. 
  • Secure an applied mathematics and statistics internship through the Amica Center.


  • Develop critical research skills in topics such as data mining, mathematical interest theory, number theory, software application, and sports statistics. 
  • Collaborate with faculty on original research and present at scholarly conferences. 
  • Participate in Bryant’s Research and Engagement Day (REDay)
  • Present a thesis or research topic through the Honors Program

Clubs and Organizations 

  • Actuarial Association
  • Mu Sigma Rho National Statistics Honor Society

Earn your SAS Certificate in Data Mining

Want to stand out in today’s data-driven economy? Bryant is one of only seven undergraduate universities worldwide to offer the SAS Certificate in data mining. Complete four SAS-based statistics courses and learn how to solve real-world problems by applying mathematical principles. This prestigious professional designation will give you a competitive edge and help advance your career in a wide range of fields. 

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