PEAK Minors

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Mathematics Minor

21 credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)

Course Course Title Credits

PREREQUISITES

MAT-150

Applied Calculus (MAT-151 is equivalent)

4

MAT-152

Calculus II

4

MAT-299T

Introduction to Proof

1

MINOR REQUIREMENTS:

Complete 18 credits from the following:

MAT

Mathematics Upper-Division (300 or 400-level) Courses

6

MAT

Mathematics Coursework - any level

12

CSC

4 crs of Computer Science may be substituted in requirement

 

Complete 3 credits from 1 of the following sciences:

BIO

Biology

3

CHE

Chemistry

3

GOL

Geology

3

PHY

Physics

3

Students who wish to satisfy the requirements for a second teaching field in Secondary Education must complete 20 credits of mathematics (MAT) courses including the following courses:

Course Course Title Credits

MAT-125 or MAT-312

Data Analysis & Statistics or Probability & Mathematical Statistics

3

MAT-252

Discrete Mathematics

3

MAT-311

Probability

3

MAT-361

Linear Algebra

3

MAT-370

Geometry

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 : a knowledge of ethical standards, the ramifications of technological advances and activities and the role of all mathematics in society.