Applied Mathematics and Statistics

Learn from distinguished faculty who are accomplished educators and among the best analytical thinkers in the country. Offered as a major.

Professor Pitts

Program Overview

You will be inspired to excel in today’s data-driven environment at Bryant, one of only 7 undergraduate universities worldwide to offer the SAS® Certificate in data mining. Develop the skills and knowledge required to solve real-world problems by applying mathematical principles.

  • Work closely with faculty on collaborative research that you present at regional and national conferences.
  • Develop an understanding of mathematical and statistical concepts along with computer skills for business applications.
  • Select seven major electives as you define a path that is narrowly or broadly focused.
  • Engage in supervised internships where you apply theories and principles learned in the classroom.
  • Earn your SAS Certificate in data mining, a prestigious professional designation that establishes competitive advantage.

Offered as



College of Arts & Sciences


Department of Mathematics

More Information

Course Catalog

Related Programs

Applied Statistics


  • A strong liberal arts foundation develops critical thinking and communication skills essential for success and continuous growth in every field.
  • Your business minor will be a competitive advantage that highlights the acumen and problem-solving abilities cultivated through real-world projects
  • Whether you pursue grad school or begin a career after graduation, the credentials of your major and minor distinguish you.  
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The Bryant Difference

$60K salary

Median starting salary of Bryant’s graduates.

College Factual 2020 Badge Best Value Top 1% Applied Math

No. 6

College Factual 2020 ranks Bryant's Applied Mathematics program as the No. 10 Top Ranked program in the country and the No. 1 Best Value in New England.


Bryant 2019 graduates are employed or enrolled in graduate school within six months of Commencement.

Where are Students Go

Our visionary Applied Mathematics and Statistics graduates are making a difference in business, nonprofit and government organizations, and go on prestigious graduate programs.

Blue Cross Blue Shield
Citizens Financial Group
CVS Health
Delta Dental
Fidelity Investments
John Hancock Financial Services
Liberty Mutual Insurance
Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island
USA Football
Brown University
Bryant University
Federal University of Minas Gerais Belo Horizonte
University of Michigan
University of Notre Dame

Experiential Learning Opportunities


  • Shadow and network with accomplished Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Applied Analytic, and Actuarial alumni to explore different paths, including through the Bryant Advanced Applied Analytics Center.

  • Secure Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Applied Analytic, and Actuarial internships, available in a variety of industries, including with organizations such as Aetna, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, CVS Health, Fidelity Investments, and a Wish Come True, through our nationally recognized Amica Center for Career Education.

  • Discuss career opportunities from 400+ prestigious firms at on-campus college fairs.


  • Actuarial Association

  • Mu Sigma Rho, the National Statistics Honor Society.


  • Enactus member

  • Special Olympics volunteer


  • Sophomore International Experience

  • Study abroad during your junior year


  • Collaborate with faculty on original research and present at scholarly conferences

  • Research and Engagement Day panelist

Inspired Faculty

Kristin Kennedy

Inspired Faculty

Our esteemed faculty include award-winning educators and dedicated mentors who have had success in the fields they teach and in research. They include a former chief statistician at Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island, founding co-directors of the Advance Applied Analytics Center, and a recent SAS educator of the year. Among them is:


Professor of Mathematics; Mathematics Department Chair