Mathematics, B.S.

Overall Requirements

  • 122 credit hours, to include at least 36 credits at or above the 300 course level
  • Minimum grade of C (2.0) required for all CSC, MAT, and STA courses to count toward the major.
  • Students planning to pursue graduate study should contact their advisor as soon as possible to prepare a plan of study

Degree Program Requirements

University Requirements
General Education Core Requirements (GEC)
College of Arts and Sciences Additional Requirements (CAR)

Major Requirements

Core Courses21
Calculus I
Calculus II
Calculus III
Elementary Linear Algebra
Calculus IV
Senior Seminar in Mathematics
Introduction to Probability and Statistical Inference

Mathematics Concentration Requirements

Required12
Discrete Mathematical Structures
Introduction to Abstract Algebra
Ordinary Differential Equations
Introduction to Mathematical Analysis
Select3
Select one of the following:
Introductory Functional Analysis
Intermediate Mathematical Analysis
Introductory Complex Analysis
Select3
Select one of the following:
Theory of Numbers
Intermediate Abstract Algebra
Intuitive Concepts in Topology
Select9
Select three additional courses of the following or any MAT course 300 level or above: *
Numerical Analysis and Computing
Numerical Analysis and Computing
Theory of Computation
Algorithm Analysis and Design
Select8
Select one option from the following:
Physics Option:
General Physics I with Calculus
General Physics II with Calculus
Chemistry Option:
General Chemistry I
General Chemistry I Laboratory
General Chemistry II
General Chemistry II Laboratory
Biology Option:
Principles of Biology I
Principles of Biology I Laboratory
Principles of Biology II
Principles of Biology II Laboratory

Statistics Concentration Requirements

Required9
Introduction to Computer Science
Elementary Data Structures and Algorithms
Statistical Methods
Statistical Inference
Additional STA Courses9
Select three additional STA courses at the 300 level or above. 1
Select6
Select two courses from the following: 2
Numerical Analysis and Computing
Numerical Analysis and Computing
Bioinformatics
Discrete Mathematical Structures
Introduction to Abstract Algebra
Introduction to Discrete Mathematics
Ordinary Differential Equations
Introduction to Mathematical Analysis
Combinatorial Analysis
Stochastic Processes
Stochastic Processes
Financial Mathematics for Actuaries
Recommended 36
Database Systems
Writing for Professionals and Entrepreneurs

Electives

Electives sufficient to complete the 122 credit hours required for degree.

Mathematics as a Second Major

Requirements for a Second Major in Mathematics are the same as for the Mathematics Major (B.A. or B.S. degree).