Fast Facts: An Overview of the Department of Mathematics at the UW-Madison.
The UW Department of Math is ranked #11 in the world and #7 in the nation, by the Academic Ranking of World Universities.
It teaches 10% of all of the courses in the College of L&S. In fact, we teach almost as many as some other entire colleges!
- More than 43 Faculty
- 648,897 Total Hours (2009-10) (lets find out!)
The College of Letters & Science is comprised of more than 35 departments, 60 interdisciplinary research centers and five professional schools across three broad divisions: arts and humanities, physical and natural sciences, and the social sciences.
- Undergraduate majors
- Master's, Doctoral and Professional degree programs
Total Degrees Conferred
- 3,644 undergraduate degrees (2009-10)
- 1,062 Ph.D and professional degrees (2009-10)
Total living alumni: 191,970 (2011)
- Total Extramural Research Awards: $15,886,546
- Federal Research Awards: $12,099,687