Bachelor of Science in Mathematics

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Total Semester Credit Hours (sch): 120   
Major: 42 sch    Required Minor: 18 sch

MATH.BS       CIP Code: 27.0101.00

Degree Requirements

Texas Core Curriculum

ENG 1013Composition I3
ENG 1023Composition II3
Life & Physical Sciences6
Language, Philosophy, & Culture3
Creative Arts3
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-18653
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present3
GOV 2013U.S. National Government3
GOV 2023Texas Government3
Social & Behavioral Sciences3
CAO: Women's Studies3
CAO: First Year Seminar, Wellness or Mathematics3
Total Semester Credit Hours42

Courses Required for Major

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
MATH 4873Real Analysis3
Mathematics Electives
Select 9 additional semester credit hours in mathematics. MATH 1013, MATH 1023, MATH 1303, and MATH 1313 may not be counted toward the major9
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
Minor (select courses with advisor)18
Total Semester Credit Hours78

All students must complete 3 semester credit hours of approved Global Perspective courses (graduation requirement).


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First Year
FallTCCNSemester Credit Hours
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
CSCI 1403A First Course in Computing 3
MATH 1313Elementary Analysis II MATH 13163
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience EDUC 1100, EDUC 1200, EDUC 13001
 Semester Credit Hours 16
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
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
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
Life/Physical Sciences Core3
MATH 3073Matrix Methods 3
MATH 2024Calculus II MATH 2314, MATH 24144
MATH 2053 (GP)Women and Minorities in Engineering, Mathematics, and Science 3
 Semester Credit Hours 16
Third Year
MATH 3104Calculus III 4
MATH 3083Elementary Number Theory 3
MATH Elective (Major)3
 Semester Credit Hours 16
MATH 3053Abstract Algebra 3
MATH 3123Differential Equations 3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
Fourth Year
MATH 3063Linear Algebra 3
MATH 4013Probability and Statistics 3
Minor (Upper Level)3
MATH Elective3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
MATH 4873Real Analysis 3
MATH Elective (Major)3
Minor (Upper Level)3
CSCI 3013Applied Computational Thinking 3
 Semester Credit Hours 14
 Total Semester Credit Hours:  120

(GP) courses satisfy global perspectives graduation requirement.