General Option

This is the traditional curriculum in Mathematics. It is more rigorous than the other options. It is especially good for secondary education majors and students intending to go to graduate school in Mathematics, engineering, or science.

Required Courses (47 credits):

  • Math 170,175 and 275 Analytic Geometry and Calculus (11 cr)
  • Math 215 Seminar in the Topology of the Plane (3 cr)
  • Math 310 Ordinary Differential Equations (3 cr)
  • Math 330 Linear Algebra or Math 430 Advanced Linear Algebra (3 cr)
  • Physics 211 Engr Physics I and Physics 212 Engr Physics II (6 cr)
  • Stat 251 Statistical Methods or Stat 301 Probability and Statistics (3 cr)
  • Math 461 Abstract Algebra (3 cr)
  • Math 471 Advanced Calculus (3 cr)
  • Math 462 Abstract Algebra or Math 472 Advanced Calculus (3 cr)
  • One Course Above Math 310
  • Two Courses from ECE 455, Stat 431, Math 385, Or Any Math Course Numbered Above 400

**Students interested in preparing to be high school mathematics teachers can complete the General Option Mathematics BS with slightly different elective choices. See a mathematics advisor for details**

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  • Math class in session

B.S. Mathematics

Develop problem-solving tools and sharp analytic skills required for careers in science, economics, engineering, business and education.

M.S., M.A.T. and Ph.D. in Mathematics

Our balanced curriculum emphasizes fundamental math concepts, hands-on research and specialized math skills.