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  • Mathematics

Sheridan College, Gillette College
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From finance institutions and banks to airplane design and structural engineering, math is everywhere in our modern world. Mathematicians are employed across numerous job fields and organizations, from the U.S. Department of Defense to major automotive makers and insurance companies. Mathematicians find work in the public and private sectors. NWCCD’s Mathematics Associate of Science degree program will give you the broad foundation of knowledge to advance your education and pursue a job using your sought-after skills. NWCCD’s Mathematics program is offered at both Sheridan College and Gillette College.


Industry Outlook

Math degree graduates find work in an array of industries. Whether it’s telecommunications, engineering, computer science, education or another related field, mathematicians are in high demand across the region and country. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts job growth for math-related job fields like Statisticians, Mathematicians, Actuaries, Architects, Civil Engineers, and Operations Research Analysts.


Careers and Opportunities

Mathematicians use advanced formulas to address and solve problems and analyze data. Earning NWCCD’s broad degree in Mathematics can help you transfer to a college or university and ultimately pursue a career like:


  • Mathematician
  • Architect
  • Economist
  • Software engineer
  • Computer engineer
  • Chemist
  • Attorney
  • Stockbroker
  • Financial advisor
  • Dentist
  • Doctor
  • Surgeon
  • Aerospace engineer
  • Lawyer
  • Actuary
  • Statistician
  • Physicist
  • Nuclear engineer
  • Petroleum engineer
  • Market research analyst
  • Computer programmer



Math is found in nearly every job field. That’s why NWCCD faculty will make sure you have a broad understanding of mathematic principles to apply to your future career.


Our Program

NWCCD’s Mathematics Associate of Science program provides a strong foundation for advanced math studies, giving you the basis you need to be successful in any math-related field, like engineering, statistics, computer sciences math education. Offered at Gillette College and Sheridan College, NWCCD’s Mathematics degree program features high-quality instruction, small classes sizes and easy transfer paths to Bachelor’s degree programs, including the University of Wyoming.


As a Math student at NWCCD, you will have a variety of resources, including an innovative Math Lab, as well as expert faculty members, to help you earn your degree and transfer into a four-year program. You will have the opportunity to tailor your course schedule to your interests, with elective course offerings including Accounting, Math for Teachers, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Chemistry, 3D Java Programming, Genetics, Fundamentals of Statistics and more.


A degree in Math from NWCCD can lead to a variety of job and career options, like engineering, finance or math education.


Faculty and Community

Our Mathematics faculty at NWCCD will make sure you have the skills and understanding of mathematic principles to transfer with confidence into a Bachelor’s degree program. Our award-winning faculty are experts in a variety of math-related fields, from calculus to economics. They will share with you their remarkable experiences and ensure you learn the fundamental aspects of math.


NWCCD partners with regional universities, including the University of Wyoming, to ensure your credits will transfer into Bachelor’s degree programs. At NWCCD, we are committed to helping you succeed and reach your academic and professional goals.



Northern Wyoming Community College District (NWCCD) is a multi-campus community college serving Sheridan, Campbell, and Johnson Counties.

Sheridan College

1 Whitney Way
Sheridan, WY 82801
Phone: 307-675-0505
Phone: 888-675-0505

Gillette College

300 West Sinclair
Gillette, WY 82718
Phone: 307-681-6000
Phone: 888-681-6070