Best Colleges for Mathematics


Graduates Per Year


Average Salary


Most Popular Major


Very Bad



Median Student Rating

Highest Student Rated Professors


Systems Engineering




Agronomy and Crop Science

Highest Rated Professors by Cohort

By School Status


By Average School Size


By Campus Setting

Large city

By State


By Region


By Conference

Southern Conference

Mathematics Professors


Highest Rated

Texas A & M University-College Station

Lowest Rated

George Mason University


Highest Rated

Xueping Liang

University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Most Popular

Joel Oberstone

University of San Francisco

Lowest Rated

Dazhong Wu

Loyola University Maryland

Least Popular

Xueping Liang

University of North Carolina at Greensboro


Fast Facts for Mathematics: Median Professor Rating: 3.7 / 5, which is below average.

Instructors oftentimes have an immense influence your college experience, no matter what you study. An effective teacher can help a student find their passion and set you up for future success. Contrarily, a bad professor can cause a lot of stress or even worse... flunk you!

Professors of Mathematics have a median student rating of 3.7 / 5, which puts them in the bottom 13% in America based on student satisfaction. For context that's 7.5% below the national median professor rating for all subjects. Professors of Mathematics barely edged-out those from "Systems Engineering", whereas "Agronomy and Crop Science" professors ranked one slot above Mathematics.

Now for some statistics about Mathematics professors. Colleges located in large citys tend to have the best Mathematics professors. The Southern Conference has the highest rated Mathematics professors. The Southeast region has the highest rated Mathematics professors. Public universities tend to have higher rated Mathematics professors than private colleges. Finally, Texas has the highest rated Mathematics professors in the nation.

Joel Oberstone, professor at University of San Francisco in San Francisco, CA is the most popular Mathematics professor in the nation. Xueping Liang, instructor at University of North Carolina at Greensboro in Greensboro, NC is the highest rated Mathematics professor in the US, with a rating of 5 / 5.

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