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Mathematics and Statistics

Mathematics major

This section specifies the mathematics major discipline requirements only. Please refer to the Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts section for information on additional requirements.

Note: Students pursuing a Mathematics major may not also declare a Mathematics extended minor, a Mathematics minor, or a Mathematics minor (Statistics option).

Lower-level requirements: 27–28 credits

Course Title Credits
MATH 111 Calculus I 4
MATH 112 Calculus II 4
or MATH 118 Calculus II for Life Sciences
MATH 211 Calculus III 3
MATH 221 Linear Algebra 3
MATH 225 Topics in Discrete Mathematic 3
or MATH 255 Ordinary Differential Equations  
MATH 265 Transition to Advanced Mathematics 3
MATH 270/
STAT 270
Introduction to Probability and Statistics 4
COMP 120 Computing for the Sciences 3-4
or COMP 150 Introduction to Programming  
or COMP 152 Introduction to Structured Programming  

Upper-level requirements: 30 credits

Course Title Credits
MATH 312 Vector Calculus
MATH 322 Complex Variables
MATH 340 Introduction to Analysis
MATH 339 Introduction to Applied Algebraic Systems
or MATH 439 Modern Algebra (see Note 1)
MATH 300- or 400-level MATH courses (see Note 1) 9
MATH or STAT 300- or 400-level MATH or STAT courses 9

Note 1: At least nine MATH credits must be at the 400 level.

Note 2: Students may use PHYS 381 as part of the 30 upper-level credits; however, PHYS 381 cannot be used to satisfy requirements of a math program as well as requirements of a physics program.

Course listings

For complete details on courses see the MATH or STAT course descriptions section.

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