Feb 02, 2023  
2022-2023 University Catalog 
2022-2023 University Catalog

Mathematics, B.S.

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Student Learning Outcomes

Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for B.S. Mathematics


Students will analyze and solve basic and fundamental mathematical and statistical problems requiring analytical and abstract skills.


Students will understand the fundamental theorems of calculus, linear algebra, discrete mathematics, differential equations, and advanced calculus.


Students will attain technological skills necessary for real-world applications.


Students in the Actuarial Concentration will apply their mathematical knowledge to actuarial problems.


Students in the Undergraduate Certificate in Data Analysis will apply their mathematical knowledge to data analysis.

General Education Requirements




  • Foreign Language Sequence Credits: 6 8
  • Literature Credits: 3

Social Sciences

  • Social Sciences elective Credits: 6 3


  • Arts elective Credits: 3 4

Total Credit Hours: 39

Other Requirements

Total Credit Hours: 44


Total Credit Hours: 37

Total Credit Hours Required: 120

  1. “C” or better required
  2. 6 credits of Math satisfy the general education requirements
  3. Check General Education Courses to confirm courses fulfilling this requirement.
  4. FTA (theatre/dance/film related course), FA or MUS
  5. At least 6 of these credits must not be mathematics courses in the College of Sciences. 6 credits can be engineering courses. 1 less credit is required if the student took CSCI 1581  and CSCI 1583  (rather than CSCI 1205 .) The College of Sciences maintains a list of approved science electives. Note that many low level classes are not permitted.
  6. Includes 2 credits of Math listed in general education requirements section
  7. Students not adequately prepared to enter a calculus sequence must take appropriate pre-calculus courses without credit toward graduation. The mathematics department determines placement for mathematics classes.
  8. Foreign language must include a six hour sequence in one language. French, German, or Russian is recommended for students planning graduate studies.
  9. Students interested in graduate studies in mathematics are strongly advised to take MATH 4102 .

Additional Requirement

Minimum grade of C in all science courses (BIOS, CHEM, CSCI, EES, MATH, PHYS, PSYC)

Four Year Plan of Study

First Year of Enrollment

First Term

  1. Required for all first-time full-time students.
Total Credit Hours: 14

Second Term

Total Credit Hours: 16

Second Year of Enrollment

Third Year of Enrollment

First Term

Total Credit Hours: 15

Second Term

  • - Credits: 3
  • MATH 3000+ Credits: 3
  • Science Elective Credits: 3
  • Free Elective Credits: 3
  • Free Elective Credits: 3
Total Credit Hours: 15

Fourth Year of Enrollment

First Term

Total Credit Hours: 14-15

Second Term

Total Credit Hours: 11

Total Credit Hours Required 120

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