B.S. in Mathematics: Course Sequence

This proposed course sequence suggests how the degree requirements may be completed within four years.  Many other variations are possible.  Students are encouraged to consult their academic advisor on the sequence of courses best suited to their needs.

Freshman Year

First Semester Semester Hours Second Semester Semester Hours
MATH 170  Calculus I 4 MATH 171 Calculus II 4
CSCI 170
Computer Science I
3 MATH 225 Foundations
of Higher Mathematics
3
Historical Perspectives 3 Scientific Perspectives 3
Composition/Rhetoric 3 PHIL 100 3
First Year Seminar  3 THEO III 3
Total 16 Total 16

Sophomore Year

First Semester Semester Hours Second Semester Semester Hours
MATH 220 Calculus III 4 MATH 240 Linear Algebra 3
MATH Elective 3 MATH Elective 3
Second Language 102 3 Second Language 201 3
Literature & Moral Imagination 3 Creative Perspectives 3
Philosophical Perspectives: PHIL 200 3 Theological Perspectives 3
Total 16 Total 15

Junior Year

First Semester Semester Hours Second Semester Semester Hours
MATH 340 Abstract Algebra 3 MATH 370 Real Analysis 3
MATH Elective 3 MATH Elective 3
Elective 3 MATH 391 Mathematics Seminar I 1
Natural Sciences Elective 4 Natural Sciences II 4
Social Sciences Elective 3 E/RS Elective 3
Total 16 Total 14

Senior Year

First Semester Semester Hours Second Semester Semester Hours
MATH Elective 3 Elective 3
MATH 392 Mathematics Seminar II 1 MATH 393 Mathematics Seminar III 1
Humanities Elective 3 DCR Elective 3
Oral Communication 3 Writing Intensive 3
Elective 3 Elective 3
Elective 3 Elective 3
Total 16 Total 16

*Courses filling other core requirements may also fulfill the Diversity Curriculum Requirement.