Mathematics and Computer Science Department

The Department of Mathematics & Computer Science provides students with a solid foundation for active participation in a society that is increasingly dependent upon technology. Our graduates are creative, capable, confident, and ethical in their mathematical reasoning and problem-solving abilities.

Contact Information
Jennifer Hontz
Professor of Mathematics; Director of Dual Degree Engineering; Department Head of Mathematics and Computer Science
279 Science/Mathematics Bldg.
(919) 760-2352


*Engineering offered as a dual degree (chemistry or mathematics) program with NC State University


The Science and Mathematics Building (SMB) boasts 80,000 square feet of state-of-the-art learning space, including 13 dedicated laboratories that support ongoing student and faculty research.

The Engineering Dual Degree Program at Meredith allows you to combine a well-rounded liberal arts education at a women’s college with a degree from one of the most respected engineering programs in the country. Graduates emerge from the program uniquely qualified to take on the distinctive challenges engineers face in today’s global society.


Meredith STEM Summer College is an opportunity for rising 11th and 12th grade women to focus on mathematics and science during the summer. Students who successfully complete the course will earn three college credit hours from Meredith College.

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