Jul 17, 2018  
2017-2018 School of Arts & Sciences 
2017-2018 School of Arts & Sciences

Mathematics, B.S.

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The requirements for the Mathematics major, in addition to the requirements of the School of Arts & Sciences consists of 39 credit hours in Mathematics and 8 credits in Physics. Along with three MTH electives, the required CNR mathematics courses are:

The required Physics courses for the Mathematics major are


The Bachelor of Arts degree will be awarded in this major with 39 credit hours. The Bachelor of Science degree will be awarded with an additional 16 credits in Chemistry, Biology, Computer Science, and/or Mathematics at the level of majors in that discipline. Both degrees require successful completion of MTH 121  , MTH 122  , and MTH 213  with a minimum grade of C-. Majors must maintain a minimum grade point average of 2.3 in major courses in order to continue in the program.

Senior Mathematics majors who have: (1) an overall grade point average greater than or equal to 3.0, (2) a major grade point average greater than or equal to 3.5 in major courses, (3) no grade less than C- in a major course, and (4) completed a senior thesis will be awarded departmental honors upon graduation.

Liberal Arts Core Requirements

MTH 109 , MTH 116 , or MTH 117  may be used to satisfy the core curriculum requirement in mathematics. They will not count towards the 39 credits required for the Mathematics major. Freshmen are placed in these courses on the basis of placement by advisement, with a mathematics placement examination available if applicable. Others may progress to these courses from MTH 103 .

Model Freshman Program

Fall - 14 Credits

Spring - 14 Credits


*Prerequisite: Pre-calculus or equivalent (3-4 yrs. high school math)
**Prerequisite: MTH 121 - Calculus I 

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