Requirements

Majors may earn either a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree or a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree through the Mathematics department. Bachelor of Arts degrees are offered with majors in Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Mathematics, and Mathematics (teacher concentration). Bachelor of Science degrees are offered with majors in Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Mathematics, Computational Mathematics, and Mathematics (teacher concentration).

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Major in Mathematics (38-42 hours)

All of the following:

  • MATH 131-132 Calculus I, II or MATH 133 Theory and Application of Calculus
  • MATH 225 Foundations of Higher Mathematics
  • MATH 231 Calculus III
  • CPSC 207 Computer Programming
  • MATH 326 Linear Algebra and Differential Equations
  • MATH 495-496 Pro-Seminar I, II
  • 16 additional hours at the 300-400 level with at least two full-year sequences and one course in the areas of modern algebra, analysis, and applied mathematics

Full-year sequences:

  • MATH 341-342 Analysis I, II
  • MATH 345-346 Probability, Statistics
  • MATH 353-354 Abstract Algebra I, II

Major Electives:

  • MATH 332 Numerical Analysis
  • MATH 335 Differential Equations II
  • MATH 339 Discrete Mathematics
  • MATH 341 Analysis I
  • MATH 342 Analysis II
  • MATH 345 Probability
  • MATH 346 Statistics
  • MATH 353 Abstract Algebra I
  • MATH 354 Abstract Algebra II
  • MATH 361 Geometry
  • MATH 362 Topology
  • MATH 372 Stochastic Models
  • MATH 382 Modeling Applications
  • MATH 438 Mathematical Programming
  • MATH 490 Special Topics
  • MATH 497 Independent Study

 

Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Major in Mathematics (60 hours)

All of the following:

  • MATH 131-132 Calculus I, II or MATH 133 Theory and Application of Calculus
  • MATH 225 Foundations of Higher Mathematics
  • MATH 231 Calculus III
  • CPSC 207 Computer Programming
  • MATH 326 Linear Algebra and Differential Equations
  • MATH 495-496 Pro-Seminar I, II
  • 16 additional hours at the 300-400 level with at least two full-year sequences and one course in the areas of modern algebra, analysis, and applied mathematics

Full-year sequences:

  • MATH 341-342 Analysis I, II
  • MATH 345-346 Probability, Statistics
  • MATH 353-354 Abstract Algebra I, II

Major Electives:

  • MATH 332 Numerical Analysis
  • MATH 335 Differential Equations II
  • MATH 339 Discrete Mathematics
  • MATH 341 Analysis I
  • MATH 342 Analysis II
  • MATH 345 Probability
  • MATH 346 Statistics
  • MATH 353 Abstract Algebra I
  • MATH 354 Abstract Algebra II
  • MATH 361 Geometry
  • MATH 362 Topology
  • MATH 372 Stochastic Models
  • MATH 382 Modeling Applications
  • MATH 438 Mathematical Programming
  • MATH 490 Special Topics
  • MATH 497 Independent Study

At least 15 hours of science other than mathematics or computer science including one of the following full-year sequences:

  • BIO 153-154 Foundations of Biology I, II
  • CHEM 121-122 Principles of Chemistry I, II
  • PHYS 217-218 Physics I, II or PHYS 221-222 General Physics I, II

Additional mathematics, computer science, or science electives to bring the total to 60 hours if needed.

 

 For the requirements for a major in Statistical and Actuarial Mathematics click here.

 

For the requirements for a major in Computational Mathematics click here.

 

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Major in Mathematics--Teacher Concentration (40-44 hours)

All of the following:

  • MATH 131-132 Calculus I, II or MATH 133 Theory and Application of Calculus
  • MATH 225 Foundations of Higher Mathematics
  • MATH 231 Calculus III
  • MATH 326 Linear Algebra and Differential Equations
  • MATH 339 Discrete Mathematics
  • MATH 345-346 Probability, Statistics
  • MATH 353 Abstract Algebra I
  • MATH 361 Geometry
  • MATH 495-496 Pro-Seminar I, II
  • CPSC 207 Computer Programming

One of the following:

  • MATH 341 Analysis I
  • MATH 354 Abstract Algebra II

 

 

Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Major in Mathematics--Teacher Concentration (60 hours)

All of the following:

  • MATH 131-132 Calculus I, II or MATH 133 Theory and Application of Calculus
  • MATH 225 Foundations of Higher Mathematics
  • MATH 231 Calculus III
  • MATH 326 Linear Algebra and Differential Equations
  • MATH 339 Discrete Mathematics
  • MATH 345-346 Probability, Statistics
  • MATH 353 Abstract Algebra I
  • MATH 361 Geometry
  • MATH 495-496 Pro-Seminar I, II
  • CPSC 207 Computer Programming

One of the following:

  • MATH 341 Analysis I
  • MATH 354 Abstract Algebra II

At least 15 hours of science other than mathematics or computer science including one of the following full-year sequences:

  • BIO 153-154 Foundations of Biology I, II
  • CHEM 121-122 Principles of Chemistry I, II
  • PHYS 217-218 Physics I, II or PHYS 221-222 General Physics I, II

Additional mathematics, computer science, or science electives to bring the total to 60 hours if needed.