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Mathematics Major

40-43 credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)

Course Course Title Credits

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

Core Requirements

CSC-150

Computer Science I

4

MAT-150

Applied Calculus (MAT-151 is equivalent)

4

MAT-152

Calculus II

4

MAT-251

Calculus III

4

Complete 1 course from the following:

PHY-230

Digital Electronics

3

PHY-240

Electronics and Laboratory

4

PHY-271

Analytical Physics and Laboratory

4

Additional Requirements

MAT-494

Independent Study

1-3

MAT- ELEC

Mathematics Upper Division (300-level or above) Coursework

18

Elective upper division courses must include at least two of the following courses:

MAT-431

Complex Variables

3

MAT-441

Topology

3

MAT-451

Real Analysis

3

MAT-461

Algebraic Structures

3

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Discover and utilize effective analysis and problem solving skills in mathematics and mathematical applications.
  • Effectively express discipline-specific content and articulate broad connections among disciplines verbally, mathematically and through written works.
  • Demonstrate an awareness of the role of mathematics, mathematical applications and technology in the larger community including, but not limited to: knowledge of ethical standards, the ramifications of technological advances and activities, and the role of all mathematics in society.

Note: Students interested in graduate work in mathematics are strongly encouraged to take the following courses:

  • MAT-451 Real Analysis
  • MAT-461 Algebraic Structures