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Academic Programs


The Spelman College Department of Mathematics is the home of an exciting and innovative array of faculty who are deeply committed to educating students in all areas of mathematics.

About Spelman's Math Department

The primary goal of the mathematics department is to teach all students to think logically and critically. The curriculum supports
the development of higher level mathematical skills and computing expertise for students in fields such as the natural, computer, engineering and social sciences.

Furthermore, the departmental programs and activities provide opportunities for academic excellence and leadership development which enhance a liberal arts education.

Major Requirements

The major in mathematics consists of 46 hours in mathematics above the 100 level. The Bachelor of Arts degree will be awarded in this major with 46 hours. The Bachelor of Science degree will be awarded with an additional 8 credits, beyond the core requirements, in one science or economics in the major sequence.

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Course Descriptions and College Bulletin Information

College Bulletin


Jeffrey Ehme, Ph.D
Department Chair
Science Center, 323
(404) 270-5824

Lisa Reed
Admin. Assistant
(404) 270-5833

Tiffanie Scruggs
Director, Mathematics Laboratory