The Math&CS major provides students with the mathematical background to be able to solve complex problems, while incorporating computer science techniques that are immediately useful in a variety of fields. The duality of this joint program aids students in building skills to become flexible professionals who are confident to take on new systems 和 technology.
Math&CS students are trained in the tools of both disciplines — formal methods, analysis, and computer programming — with the aim of acquiring the appropriate skills required by the field. The combination of coursework offers students an integrated program where their knowledge in both curricula is complementary 和 intertwined. 研究 opportunities include the 伊利诺伊几何实验室 和 纯.