# Department of Mathematics

Mathematics is a field of great power, utility and beauty. It is responsible for advances in fields as diverse as computer animation and video games, secure communication networks and health care.

Mathematics encompasses a broad range of disciplines:

- Calculus/analysis
- Differential equations
- Algebra
- Geometry/topology
- Combinatorics
- Mathematical physics
- Biomathematics
- Modeling and simulation
- Number theory
- Logic and set theory
- And many more

Our faculty are nationally known teacher-scholars devoted to teaching, mentoring and conducting important research. At Christopher Newport you’ll find outstanding programs that help you build a solid foundation in theoretical and applied mathematics, while developing your critical-thinking, reasoning and problem-solving skills.