New Faculty Orientation Fall 2006. Going around the Table: Introductions…. Some Facts About UTEP Founded in 1913 as the Texas State School of Mines and Metallurgy . Became Texas Western College in 1949, and finally was named UTEP in 1967. UTEP Today
26 Tenure/tenure track faculty
The department is offering about 160 courses per semester
126 Undergraduate Majors
BS in Mathematics
BS in Applied Mathematics
BA in Mathematics (College of Liberal Arts)
63 Graduate Students
MS in Mathematics
MS in Statistics
MAT in Mathematics
MS in Bioinformatics (interdisciplinary)
Planned: Ph.D. in Computational Science (interdisciplinary)
* Not taught in the Math Department
How do we ensure that student learning continues outside of the classroom?
How do we engage students in their learning?