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Mathematics and Computer Science

In our increasingly technology-driven society, mathematics and computer science are part of our daily public discourse. In this context, the department works toward helping students become knowledgeable and sophisticated learners, able to think and work independently, and to work productively in concert with their peers. Through the mathematics and computer science curriculum at Holy Cross, students become active participants in the study of fundamental and dynamic areas of human endeavor.

The department's programs are informed by other disciplines and seek out ways that mathematics and computer science have an impact on the world at large. The department offers a major in mathematics or computer science, and a minor in computer science open to students majoring in any department, including mathematics. Both majors offer honors programs with opportunities for independent research. 

Mathematics and Computer Science News

Fall Break Lets Students Learn, Lend a Hand and Reflect

Nov 22, 2016

During fall break, the College of the Holy Cross found its students immersing themselves in unique opportunities as they paused from daily academics to try something new. From Oct. 9-16, the College offered programs for service and hands-on learning. The …

Holy Cross Sophomore Uses “Chin Up!” App to Encourage Positivity

Nov 22, 2016

In a recent Deseret News article, Anthony Saltarelli ’18, a computer science major, discussed how students are flocking to places of online positivity due to an overabundance of negativity on the internet. Among other students who are utilizing social media …


Apr 19
Twenty-Fourth Leonard C. Sulski Memorial Lecture and Dinner
04:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Smith Labs 154/Hogan Campus Center Suite B