The Peterson Quantitative Resource Center (PQRC) was founded in August 2007 to provide mathematical, statistical and computational support to St. Lawrence University. The mission of the PQRC is stated below:
The mission of the Peterson Quantitative Resource Center is to facilitate, encourage, and develop quantitative reasoning, skills, and applications for the St. Lawrence University Community.
The PQRC was established with three main goals in mind:
1. To support courses and coursework that is quantitative in nature across the SLU curriculum.
2. To assist students in improving their quantitative understanding to meet course prerequisites.
3. To facilitate research that involves quantitative reasoning.