PEAK Majors

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The Mathematics and Physical Sciences Core encourages all majors and minors in our Department to experience similar theoretical, analytical, and algorithmic viewpoints. This collection of courses incorporates programming, problem solving, abstract analysis, and applications.

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

4

MAT-175

Single Variable Calculus

4

MAT-275

Multivariable Calculus III

4

Complete 1 course from the following:

PHY-230

Digital Electronics and Laboratory

4

PHY-240

Electronics and Laboratory

4

PHY-271

Analytical Physics and Laboratory

5

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

Notes

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

MAT-451 Real Analysis

MAT-461 Algebraic Structures