The American Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges
(AMATYC) is the only organization exclusively devoted to providing a
national forum for the improvement of the instruction of the
mathematics in the first two years of college.
The American Mathematical
(AMS), through its programs and services, aims to promote
mathematical research and its uses, strengthen mathematical education,
and foster awareness and appreciation of mathematics and its
connections to other disciplines and to everyday life.
(ASA) is a scientific and educational
society founded to promote excellence in the application of statistical
The Association for
(ACM) is a professional organization whose main
goal is advancing the skills of information technology professionals
and students worldwide.
The Association for
Women in Mathematics
(AWM) is dedicated to encouraging women and
girls in the mathematical sciences.
The Computing Research
(CRA) is an organization of academic departments of
computer science and related fields whose mission is to strengthen
research and education in computing, to expand opportunities for women
and minorities, and to improve public understanding of the importance
The Institute for
Operations Research and the Management Sciences
(INFORMS) is a
professional organization that helps practitioners apply scientific
tools and methods to improve systems and operations and to assist in
managerial decision making.
The National Association of Mathematians
excellence in the mathematical sciences and the mathematical
development of underrepresented minorities.
The National Council of
Teachers of Mathematics
(NCTM) serves the needs of mathematics
teachers at all levels from elementary school teachers through college
The Society for
Industrial and Applied Mathematics
(SIAM) promotes the development
of the mathematical methods needed in a variety of applications areas.
The Society of Actuaries
(SOA) has as its mission, to advance actuarial knowledge and to enhance
the ability of actuaries to provide expert advice and relevant
solutions for financial, business, and societal problems involving
uncertain future events.