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2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog Archived Catalog

Mathematics, B.A.


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General Education


(see General Education Requirements  for list of approved courses)

Rhetoric and Composition: (6 hours)


  • Two approved courses in rhetoric and composition

Mathematics: (3 hours; approved courses below will apply)


  • One approved mathematics course

Cultures and Civilizations: (9 hours total)


  • Option A: Western Humanities I and II and Non-Western Cultures and Civilizations or
  • Option B: World Civilization I, II, III

Humanities and Fine Arts: (6 hours)


  • Two approved humanities and fine arts courses, one from fine arts and one from either

Behavioral and Social Sciences: (6 hours)


  • 2 approved behavioral or social science courses in two different disciplines

Foreign Language:


  • Complete two years in one foreign language or equivalent through placement.

 

Minor Requirement


  • Completion of a minor with a minimum 2.0 grade point average.

Additional Information and Notes


Decisions concerning the most appropriate 3000-4000 level courses for each student should be made in consultation with mathematics advisers, particularly for those students who are seeking teacher certification in mathematics and students who are planning graduate study. Mathematics 4510 is strongly recommended.

2.0 average in all mathematics courses and also in all 3000, 4000-level mathematics courses

Minimum of 39 hours of 3000 and 4000 level courses

Electives to complete 120 hours

See Degree and Graduation Requirements  for additional requirements.

*Also satisfies requirement in the major.

#Also satisfies general education requirement.

Showcase/Suggested Plan of Study


Please see the Courses  section of this catalog for complete course descriptions.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester: Hrs Spring Semester: Hrs
ENGL 1010 3 ENGL 1020 3
MATH 1910
3 MATH 1920 3
MATH 1911 1 MATH 1921 1
CPSC 1100 4 MATH 2200 3
Elective1 3 Foreign Language II1 4
  15   14

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester: Hrs Spring Semester: Hrs
MATH 2450 3 MATH 2550 3
Cultures and Civilizations 3 MATH 3000 3
Humanities and Fine Arts 3 Humanities and Fine Arts 3
Foreign Language III
3 Foreign Language IV 3
Minor
 
3 Minor 3
  15   15

Junior Year

Fall Semester: Hrs Spring Semester: Hrs
MATH 3100 or 41002 3 Math Elective or 41102 3
MATH 3250 3 THSP 1090 or THSP 2090 3
MATH 3510 3 ENGL 2820
3
PHYS 2300/2300L 4 PHYS 2310/2310L 4
Minor
 
3 Minor (3000-4000 level) 3
  16   16

Senior Year

Fall Semester: Hrs Spring Semester: Hrs
Math Elective5 3 Math Elective5 3
Math Elective5 3 Math Elective5 3
Cultures and Civilizations 3 Behavioral & Social Science 3
Behavioral & Social Science 3 Cultures and Civilizations 3
Minor (3000-4000 level)
 
3 Minor (3000-4000 level) 3
  15   15
 
  1. Depending on Foreign Language placement tests, this elective may need to be replaced by Foreign Languages I, or Foreign Languages II by an elective.
  2. The student must take either MATH 3100 and a Math elective or MATH 4100 and 4110.
  3. Some courses in the minor may satisfy General Education and hence require additional electives to reach 120 hours.
  4. The student needs 39 hours at the 3000 - 4000 level. Thirty-six hours are indicated above. The others may be taken in General Education or in the Minor.
  5. All Math Electives must be taken at the 3000 - 4000 level. One Math Elective must be chosen from: 4100, 4310, 4450, 4460, 4550, 4570, 4600, 4700, 4720 and another Math Elective from 4050, 4110, 4200, 4250, 4270, 4320, 4510, 4610.

 

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