PEAK Minors

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Mathematics Minor

14-16 credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)

Course Course Title Credits

PREREQUISITES

MAT-175* or
MAT-275

Single Variable Calculus or
Multivariable Calculus

4

Complete one course from the following:

MAT-280

Introduction to Proof: Number Theory

1

MAT-281

Introduction to Proof: Combinatorics

1

MAT-282

Introduction to Proof: Sets and Functions

1

MAT-283

Introduction to Proof: Logic

1

MINOR REQUIREMENTS:

Complete 6 credits of upper-division (300- or 400-level) coursework in Mathematics:

MAT-ELEC

Any 6 credits of 300- or 400-level MAT courses

6

Complete one approved laboratory course** from one of the following sciences:

3-5

BIO

Biology

CHE

Chemistry

GEO

Geoscience

PHY

Physics

ENV

Environmental Studies

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:

MAT-125 or
MAT-312

Data Analysis and Statistics or
Probability and Mathematical Statistics II

3

MAT-252

Discrete Mathematics

3

MAT-311

Probability

3

MAT-361

Linear Algebra

3

MAT-370

Geometry

3

Notes

*Depending on Math placement, students may be required to take MAT-150 Applied Calculus: A Modeling Approach prior to taking MAT-175.

**Approved laboratory courses include BIO-159, BIO-201, BIO-202, BIO-210, CHE-141, CHE-142, ENV-160, GEO-101, PHY-231, PHY-232, PHY-271, and PHY-272.