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Bachelor of Arts

The Bachelor of Arts Degree in Mathematical Sciences (MAT)

The following information applies to both on-campus and online students.

To earn a bachelor’s degree in mathematical sciences, students must complete the following mathematics courses:

Course

Hours

MAT 330 Writing Skills (Entrance Assessment)

0

MAT 332 Linear Algebra

4

MAT 415 Advanced Calculus

4

MAT 431 Mathematical Statistics

4

MAT 444 Operations Research Methods

4

2 Math electives (course number must be over 330) 8
Subtotal

24

Students must select an additional area of concentration (cluster A or B, below). If you select cluster A, one or both of the courses in cluster B may be used to fill the 8 hours of math electives, and vice versa. Besides the courses from the other cluster, elective courses also available online include: Introduction to Differential Equations, Introduction to Topology, History of Math.

Cluster A

Course

Hours

MAT 403 Abstract Algebra

4

MAT 404 Geometry

4

Subtotal

8

Cluster B

Course

Hours

MAT 421 Statistical Methods

4

MAT 432 Mathematical Statistics II

4

Subtotal

8

ALL students:

Course

Hours

ECCE (Engaged Citizenship) Requirements — see catalog’s undergraduate requirements page (as of 2012-13 academic year; prior requirement was 13 hours) 10
Upper Division General Electives

18

Subtotal

28

Total For Major

60