Mathematics Programs

Courses in mathematics build a strong foundation for a career in the field and for an expanding range of other fields that require sophisticated understanding of mathematics. Faculty work closely with you to instill an appreciation of the intrinsic purity and precision of mathematics and its practical value in the social and natural sciences.

Find out more about our programs, explore the courses offered, and meet our faculty.

Student & Faculty Publications

View research co-authored by our faculty & students.


B. Bajnok, R. Matzke, On the minimum size of signed sumsets in elementary abelian groups, J. Number Theory (2016)
Bela Bajnok and Ryan Matzke, The minimum size of signed sumsets, Electronic Journal of Combinatorics 22 (2015), #P2.50.
Connors, Darcie and Darren Glass, "Chutes and Ladders with Large Spinners." College Mathematics Journal 45 (September 2014), 289-295.
Karenna Genzlinger and Keir Lockridge, Sophie Germain Primes and Involutions of Z_n^+, Involve 8 (2015), 653-663.

Student Profile

MarionSolving the Puzzle - Marion McKenzie ’19

Gettysburg College is filled with exciting opportunities in which students can get involved. During her first visit, Marion McKenzie ’19 was eager to join the campus community.

“You were integrated from the moment you arrived here, and I wanted to be a part of it,” she said. McKenzie immediately busied her schedule with challenging coursework and extracurricular activities.

Read how McKenzie found mentors in environmental studies and mathematics and how that contributed to her research.