Mathematics - BS

The Bachelor of Science in Mathematics provides the student with an in-depth study of both science (physics, chemistry, biology) and mathematics.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallSemester Credit Hours
ENGL 104
Composition and Rhetoric
or Introduction to Rhetoric and Composition
3
MATH 171 Analytic Geometry and Calculus 4
Select one of the following: 3
 
 
Freshman Science elective 1 4
Elective hours 2 1
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
MATH 172 Calculus 4
Select one of the following: 3
 
 
Select one of the following: 4
Programming I  
Introduction to Computer Science Concepts and Programming  
Introduction to Program Design and Concepts  
Structured Programming in C  
Freshman Science elective 1 4
Elective hours 2 1
 Semester Credit Hours16
Second Year
Fall
MATH 220 Foundations of Mathematics 3
MATH 221 Several Variable Calculus 4
Select one of the following: 3
 
 
Science elective 3 4
 Semester Credit Hours14
Spring
MATH 308 Differential Equations 3
MATH 323 Linear Algebra 3
PHYS 218 Mechanics 4
Select one of the following: 3
 
 
Language, philosophy and culture 4 3
 Semester Credit Hours16
Third Year
Fall
MATH 409 Advanced Calculus I 3
MATH 415 Modern Algebra I 3
Elective hours 5 3
Science elective 3 3
Select one of the following: 3
Public Speaking  
Communication for Technical Professions  
Argumentation and Debate  
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
MATH 410
Advanced Calculus II
or Principles of Analysis I
3
MATH 416 Modern Algebra II 3
PHYS 208
Electricity and Optics
or Mathematical Modeling of Ocean Climate
4
CORE elective 5 3
 Semester Credit Hours13
Fourth Year
Fall
MATH 411
Mathematical Probability
or Mathematical Statistics I
3
Science elective 3 3
CORE elective 5 3
Elective hours 5 4
MATH elective 6 3
 Semester Credit Hours16
Spring
CORE elective 5 6
MATH elective 6 9
 Semester Credit Hours15
 Total Semester Credit Hours120

Maximum of 4 hours of MATH 147, MATH 151, or MATH 171 may be used in this degree program.

Maximum of 4 hours of MATH 148, MATH 152, or MATH 172 may be used in this degree program.

Maximum of 3 hours of MATH 220 or CSCE 222/ECEN 222 may be used in this degree program.

Maximum of 3 hours of MATH 411 or STAT 414 may be used in this degree program.

Maximum of 3 hours of MATH 417, MATH 437 or CSCE 442 may be used in this degree program.

If a grade of D or F is earned in any of the following courses, MATH 151/MATH 171, MATH 152/MATH 172, MATH 221/MATH 251/MATH 253, MATH 220, MATH 323 or MATH 308, this course must be immediately retaken and a grade of C or better earned. The department will allow at most two D's in upper-level (325-499) courses. If a third D is earned, one of the three courses in which a D was earned must be retaken and a grade of C or better earned.