Department of Mathematical and Digital Sciences


Bloomsburg University's Department of Mathematical and Digital Sciences, led by 24 full-time faculty members holding doctoral degrees from a number of prestigious institutions, is committed to preparing graduates for rewarding careers in mathematics, computer science, statistics and digital forensics.

Student Success Highlights

Our faculty members are also active in various research areas, publish articles and textbooks, and maintain strong connections to local industry.

In addition, our department offers a program supporting teacher certification in secondary education mathematics, as well as career-enhancing minors in statistics and computer science, including a web development track.

Programs of Study

  • Computer Science β€” covers core areas of computer science with an emphasis on the design, analysis, and production of complex and reliable software systems.
  • Digital Forensics β€” prepares students for careers as digital forensic specialists who can work with law enforcement, homeland security agencies, law firms and private companies.
  • Mathematics β€” encourages, promotes critical thinking and problem-solving skills, and articulation of mathematical ideas.

National Center of Academic Excellence

BU has been designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence (CAE) in Cyber Defense Education with a focus in the area of digital forensics through academic year 2021. The CAE designation, jointly sponsored by the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security, recognizes BU's digital forensics program has meet stringent criteria in regards to the curriculum, faculty, research, and demonstrates an institution-wide commitment to information assurance practices and cyber defense education.

Students attending CAE designated schools become eligible to apply for related scholarships and grants through the Federal Cyber Service Scholarship for Service Program.

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Mathematical and Digital Sciences

Mathematical and Digital Sciences

Chairperson
Curt Jones | cjones@bloomu.edu

Secretary
Wendy Krum | wkrum@bloomu.edu

Ben Franklin Hall 212
570-389-4500
Fax: 570-389-3599

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