Mathematics Learning Outcomes

Union College graduates in Mathematics and Applied Mathematics will demonstrate the
following knowledge and abilities:

1) Understanding of calculus of one and several variables.
2) Competence in understanding mathematical definitions and theorems and using them appropriately
in formulating proofs.
3) Understanding of the core concepts of analysis and algebra (for graduates in Mathematics), or
key techniques of applied mathematics and analyzing mathematical models (for graduates in
Applied Mathematics).
4) Effective written communication of mathematical reasoning, based on ability to understand
and explain mathematical arguments derived from a variety of sources including textbooks,
research papers, and research presentations.