Department of Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics at the California State University, Los Angeles consists of 16 tenure-track/tenured faculty and about 50 adjunct faculty and graduate teaching associates. We currently have about 200 students in the 4 options of our BS program and 30 students in our MS program.

We offer a Master of Science degree as well as a Bachelor of Science degree with four different options: Applied, General, Integrated Teaching and Traditional Teaching. In addition to its major programs, the department supports an undergraduate minor program as well as two approved Subject Matter Programs for the Single Subject Mathematics waiver and the Foundational Level Mathematics Waiver.



LA crime

LA Crime

Alex Sherzai, Harshil Kotamreddy and Alvin Lew developed an online tool to enable exploration of crime rate trends in neighborhoods of Los Angeles. For more info click here: Blog and presentation.

Harshil Kotamreddy and Vicente Lossada

Department Awards

The Math Department is pleased to announce its 2023 student awards:  Harshil Kotamreddy is the Outstanding Graduating Senior and Vicente Lossada is the Outstanding Graduate Student. Congratulations to both!

Holly Kim

21st Annual Distinguished Women Awards

Congratulations to Math grad student Holly Kim for being a 2023 recipient of a Distinguished Women Award. She is one of only four student awardees.   


Department Office: ST F206
Telephone: (323) 343-2150
Office hours: 9am-4pm, Monday-Friday
Address: Department of Mathematics, Cal State LA, 5151 State University Dr., Los Angeles, CA 90032-8204