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2007-2008 Academic Catalog 
2007-2008 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Mathematics (B.S.)

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Bachelor of Science in Mathematics

The Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics develops a level of skill that will enable the student to apply his/her knowledge in industry or teaching and prepares the student for advanced study of mathematics and other fields.

More information on Mathematics as a professional activity and on career opportunities is available on the department webpage:


A total of 130 credits is required for the bachelor’s degree in mathematics. Students may be exempted from the MATH 131 requirement by passing a placement examination.

Core Curriculum (30-42 credits)

The science requirements of the core curriculum electives are satisfied by the collateral requirements of the major.

Concentration Electives (21 credits)

To be chosen among any 300 and 400 level MATH courses, in consultation with the advisor. Students already majoring in Computer Science who wish to double major in Mathematics may choose up to 9 of these credits from the following courses:

Electives (9 to 23 credits)

Courses to be chosen in consultation with the adviser, excluding MATH 100,
MATH 101.

Statistics and Data Analysis Option

Within the bachelor degree in Mathematics, students may choose the Statistics and Data Analysis Option by taking the following courses:

    The 21 credits of concentration electives must include:


    and a minimum of 9 credits selected from the following:

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