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Mathematica For Teaching

Mathematica offers an interactive classroom experience that helps students explore and grasp concepts, plus gives faculty the tools they need to easily create supporting course materials, assignments, and presentations.

Mathematica is commonly used in the following types of departments:

Mathematical Sciences

Physical sciences


  • Applied mathematics
  • Operations research
  • Pure mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Chemistry
  • Earth science
  • Experimental physics
  • Materials science
  • Theoretical physics
  • Financial analysis
  • Actuarial sciences
  • Management science

Life sciences


Computer sciences

  • Biology
  • Biochemistry
  • Psychology
  • Environmental sciences
  • Medical research
  • Aerospace engineering
  • Electrical engineering
  • Chemical engineering
  • Civil engineering
  • Communications engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Nuclear engineering
  • Computer engineering
  • Software development
  • Graphics

Resources for educators

Sign up for free online seminars, such as "S01: An Overview of Mathematica for Education".

Download pre-built examples and courseware from the Wolfram Demonstrations Project, MathWorld, and the Library Archive.

Sign up for the Wolfram Faculty Program, where you can learn from and share with other educators who are teaching with Mathematica.

Get support and expand your knowledge among the wide range of self-help options in the Wolfram support center.

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Mathematics and Computer Science Department

Mathematics and Computer Science Department
Arts & Sciences Building, Room 301
Phone: (517) 483-1073
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