Bachelor of Science in Mathematics

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Total Semester Credit Hours Required

120 semester credit hours.

Major

42 semester credit hours.

Minor

18 semester credit hours.

Required Mathematics Courses
MATH 2014Calculus I4
MATH 2024Calculus II4
MATH 3013Discrete Mathematics3
MATH 3053Abstract Algebra3
MATH 3063Linear Algebra3
or MATH 3073 Matrix Methods
MATH 3083Elementary Number Theory3
MATH 3104Calculus III4
MATH 3123Differential Equations3
MATH 4013Probability and Statistics3
Mathematics Electives
Select 12 additional semester credit hours in mathematics, 6 of which must be upper level. MATH 1013, MATH 1023, MATH 1303, and MATH 1313 may not be counted toward the major12
Other Requirements ( "C" or higher required)
CSCI 3013Applied Computational Thinking3
CSCI 1403A First Course in Computing3
or CSCI 2433 Microcomputer Applications
or CSCI 3002 Advanced Computing Technology
Core curriculum completion
Elective semester credit hours as needed to complete a minimum of 120 semester credit hours of college level coursework

Specializations

Descriptions of specialized programs for mathematics students interested in engineering studies, computational math, statistics, or teacher certification can be found on our website.

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics Program of Study

First Year
FallTCCNSemester Credit Hours
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
Elective3
CSCI 1403A First Course in Computing COSC 13003
MATH 1313Elementary Analysis II MATH 13163
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience EDUC 1100, EDUC 1200, EDUC 13001
 Semester Credit Hours 16
SpringTCCN
ENG 1023Composition II ENGL 13023
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present HIST 13023
Creative Arts Core3
MATH 1703Elementary Statistics I MATH 1342, MATH 14423
 Semester Credit Hours 12
Second Year
FallTCCN
GOV 2013U.S. National Government GOVT 23053
Life/Physical Sciences Core3
Language, Philosophy, and Culture Core3
MATH 2014Calculus I MATH 2413, MATH 23134
Social/Behavioral Science Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 16
SpringTCCN
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
Life/Physical Sciences Core3
MATH 3073Matrix Methods3
MATH 2024Calculus II MATH 2314, MATH 24144
MATH 2053 (GP)Women and Minorities in Engineering, Mathematics, and Science3
 Semester Credit Hours 16
Third Year
FallTCCN
MATH 3104Calculus III4
MATH 3083Elementary Number Theory3
Minor3
Minor3
MATH Elective (Major)3
 Semester Credit Hours 16
SpringTCCN
MATH 3053Abstract Algebra3
MATH 3123Differential Equations3
Minor3
Elective3
Elective3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
Fourth Year
FallTCCN
MATH 3063Linear Algebra3
MATH 4013Probability and Statistics3
Minor3
Minor (Upper Level)3
MATH Elective3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
SpringTCCN
MATH Elective (Upper Level)3
MATH Elective (Upper Level)3
Minor (Upper Level)3
Elective2
CSCI 3013Applied Computational Thinking3
 Semester Credit Hours 14
 Total Semester Credit Hours:  120

(GP) courses satisfy global perspectives graduation requirement.