Mathematics and Statistics
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Mathematics major
(for Bachelor of Science degree students)
This section specifies the mathematics major discipline requirements only. Please refer to the Bachelor of Science section for information on additional requirements.
Lowerlevel requirements: 36–38 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 265 
Transition to
Advanced Mathematics (see Note 1) 
3 
MATH 270/
STAT 270 
Introduction to
Probability and Statistics 
4 
COMP 152 
Introduction to
Structured Programming (see Note 2) 
4 
MATH 225 
Topics in Discrete
Mathematics (see Note 3) 

or MATH 255 
Ordinary
Differential Equations 
3 
One pair of courses from the following sequences: 
CHEM 111 
Principles of
Chemistry I (previously offered) 
4 
and CHEM 112 
Principles of
Chemistry II (previously offered) 
4 
or 


CHEM 113 
Principles of
Chemistry I 
5 
and CHEM 114 
Principles of
Chemistry II 
5 
or 


PHYS 111 
Mechanics 
5 
and PHYS 112 
Electricity and
Magnetism 
5 
or 


BIO 111 
Introductory
Biology I 
5 
and BIO 112 
Introductory
Biology II 
5 
Note 1: Students who have successfully completed MATH 214 prior to January 2006 may use MATH 214 in place of MATH 265.
Note 2: Students who have successfully completed COMP 150 prior to September 2006 may use COMP 150 in place of COMP 152.
Note 3: Students who have successfully completed MATH 125 prior to January 2005 may use MATH 125 in place of MATH 225.
Upperlevel requirements: 30 credits
Course 
Title 
Credits 
MATH 312 
Vector Calculus

3 
MATH 322 
Complex Variables

3 
MATH 340 
Introduction to Analysis

3 
MATH 339 
Introduction to Applied Algebraic Systems


or MATH 439 
Modern Algebra (see Note 1)

3 
Plus: 


MATH 
300 or 400level MATH courses (see Note 1) 
9 
Plus: 


MATH or STAT 
300 or 400level 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 upperlevel 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.
