Feb 21, 2024
Freshmen and Transfers
- See University Admission Requirements
- Minimum GPA: 2.0
- Prerequisite Courses: GPA of at least 2.0 in each of the following categories:
- All MATH, STAT, and OPRS courses taken
- All 2000-level and above MATH, STAT, and OPRS courses taken
- Transferable Credit Hours: 24
Currently Enrolled Students
- Declaration of Major: Change of Major forms accepted year-round. Forms are available on Forms are available on the Math Department website. Orientation/advising session is required after declaration.
A Major in Mathematics for the B.A. degree consists of a minimum of 34 credit hours of approved mathematics (MATH), operations research (OPRS), or statistics (STAT) courses, one programming course in computer science (ITCS), and 18 credit hours of approved related coursework in an area outside of the department or an approved University minor from outside the department.
Major Courses (26-28 credit hours)
Restricted Mathematics Elective Courses (12 credit hours)
Select 12 credit hours of approved courses from MATH, STAT, or OPRS at the 3000-level or above.
Restricted Related Elective Courses (18 credit hours)
Select 18 credit hours of electives in related courses. Elective courses should be chosen from related disciplines or an approved minor in another discipline. Students should select courses in consultation with the department and/or their advisor.
Unrestricted Elective Courses
As needed to complete the credit hours required for graduation.
Degree Total = 120 Credit Hours
Cooperative Education Program
Students may participate in the Mathematics Cooperative Education Program in either the parallel or alternate track. The parallel track combines part-time academic study and part-time cooperative experience during the same semester, while the alternate track alternates semesters totally devoted to work with semesters totally devoted to academic study. Students in the Mathematics Cooperative Education Program must participate in a minimum of two semesters in the program. Students who are in good standing with the University, have a minimum overall GPA of 2.5, and have completed 30 credit hours are eligible to apply. Transfer students are required to complete 12 credit hours at the University prior to application. Students interested in participating in the program should contact the Coordinator of Undergraduate Programs in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics or the University Career Center for information.
An overall GPA of at least 2.0 and a GPA of at least 2.0 in all math courses is required.
For details about the Honors Program in Mathematics, visit the program page.