B.S. in Mathematics (MA.BS)

B.S. in Mathematics (MA.BS)

Major Requirements/Mathematics (43 credits)
(Satisfies Mathematics in General Education)
MA-120Introduction to Mathematical Reasoning4
MA-125Calculus with Analytic Geometry I4
MA-126Calculus with Analytic Geometry II4
MA-221Linear Algebra3
MA-225Calculus with Analytic Geometry III4
MA-220Probability and Statistics I3
MA-415Real Analysis3
Select one of the following:3
Number Theory 1
Combinatorics and Graph Theory
Select one of the following:3
Modern Algebra
or MA-411
Group Theory
Select 12 credits from Mathematics (MA) from levels 300+, 400+, AND completing one of the following:12
Number Theory
and Modern Algebra
Modern Algebra
and Group Theory
Complex Analysis
and Real Analysis
and Real Analysis
Differential Equations
and Introduction to Mathematical Modeling
Probability and Statistics II
and Design of Experiments and ANOVA
Interdisciplinary Requirements (12-14 credits)
(Satisfies Natural Sciences in General Education)
CS-175Introduction to Computer Science I3
CS-175LIntroduction to Computer Science I lab 21
or MA-237 Programming and Technology in Mathematics
Select one of the following groups:8-10
Group A (8 credits)
General Chemistry I
General Chemistry Laboratory I
General Chemistry II
General Chemistry Laboratory II
Group B (10 credits)
General Physics with Calculus I
General Physics with Calculus Laboratory I
General Physics with Calculus II
General Physics with Calculus Laboratory II
Group C (8 credits)
Introduction to Biodiversity and Evolution
Introduction to Cell and Molecular Biology
Free Electives (27-30 credits) 3
Complete 27-30 credits of free electives. 327-30
General Education Requirements (36 credits) 4
Complete 36 credits as outlined on the General Education table. 436
Total Credits120

If course selection satisfies a General Education requirement, additional free electives may be permitted. See advisor.


MA-237 fulfills a General Education requirement, and if chosen, additional free electives may be permitted. See advisor.


Please consult with your advisor regarding the required number of free electives that must be completed.


The General Education curriculum requires the completion of 45 credits. However, students may be able to share credits from within their major or interdisciplinary requirements. Please consult with your advisor to determine which General Education courses must be completed.

MA-120 Introduction to Mathematical Reasoning (Gen*Ed Mathematics)4MA-126 Calculus with Analytic Geometry II4
MA-125 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I4EN-102 College Composition II3
EN-101 College Composition I3Gen*Ed Aesthetics (AT) AR,DA,MU,TH3
Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV)3Gen*Ed Social Science Survey (SS.SV)3
Gen*Ed Cultural Diversity (CD) or Global Understanding (GU)3Free Electives3
Semester Credits17Semester Credits16
MA-237 Programming and Technology in Mathematics (Gen*Ed Technological Literacy (TL)4MA-220 Probability and Statistics I3
MA-221 Linear Algebra3MA-225 Calculus with Analytic Geometry III4
EN-2xx Gen*Ed Literature (LIT) 3Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV) Social Science Survey (SS.SV)3
CE-111 & CE-111L or PH-211 & PH-211L or BY-1095CE-112 & CE-112L or PH-212 & PH-212L or BY-1105
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
MA-314, MA-317, or MA-318 (MA-314 satisfies Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD)3MA-410 Modern Algebra or 4113
Math Elective3Math Elective3
Free Electives9FO-4xx Gen*Ed World Language3
 Gen*Ed Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD)3
 Free Electives3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
MA-415 Real Analysis3Math Elective3
Math Elective3PR-4xx Gen*Ed Interdisciplinary Perspectives (ISP)3
Free Electives9Free Electives6
Semester Credits15Semester Credits12
Total Credits 120


  • 54 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.