You may want to consider pursuing a minor in one of the University of Wisconsin-Platteville’s mathematical fields. A minor in a challenging field like mathematics can make you more aware of the foundations of other subjects, like physics. A minor in statistics would be great preparation for graduate study in the social sciences. A mathematics minor can make your credentials stand out from others in your field.

Mathematics Minor

A minor in mathematics is designed for those who wish to deepen their knowledge of mathematics while pursuing a degree in a different field of study. A minor in mathematics may be of interest to those pursuing a major in a STEM field.

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Mathematics in Secondary Education Minor 

A minor in mathematics in secondary education will prepare you to teach high school mathematics courses while pursuing a degree in another education field of study, such as physics.

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Mathematics for Middle Level Teachers Minor 

A minor in mathematics for middle level teachers is designed for those who wish to teach mathematics at the middle school level while pursuing a degree in elementary and middle level education.

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Minor in Applied Statistics

A minor in statistics will prepare students to analyze and work with data in their chosen profession or to work in a data science position.

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Minor in Data Science

As a data science minor with the University of Wisconsin-Platteville Department of Mathematics, you will develop your statistical and programming skills to complement your major and prepare you to handle data within your chosen career. You will study data cleaning, data wrangling, and data visualization, and develop smart applications in R and Python.

Data Science is also an interdisciplinary program, so you will learn from faculty across academic disciplines. These skills will prepare you for a career in rewarding fields spanning everything from economics, psychology, linguistics, biology, management science, computer science and agriculture.

View the degree requirements needed to complete a minor in data science.