so you can count all your moneys from your art! (nice snuggle party by the way)
...because you're buying a degree, not just some classes that you find interesting.
Why do I have to write a paper about Apocalypse Now if I am a physics major?
So you will not be the sort of 1 dimensional person that makes the news now. Well rounded personalities and minds keeps this country/world/species alive. The fewer of those we have the slower the human collective heart beats.
Cos mathematics are intrinsically 'cosmic duuuuuude'.
So you can be "well rounded" and the university can be accredited...and so they can make money.