Mathematics

Mathematics is the study of numbers, patterns, shapes, and changes.

For this major you’ll take lots of mathematics classes. But you’ll also need to take classes in the arts, science, and social sciences to earn your bachelor’s degree. These extra courses help make sure that you graduate from college with all of the skills you’ll need to prepare for a successful career in mathematics.

Sample Courses

Mathematics Courses:

  • Algebra
  • Functions, Foundations and Models
  • Number Theory
  • Quantitative Reasoning
  • Plane Trigonometry
  • Calculus
  • Vector Calculus
  • Combinatorics
  • Finite Mathematics
  • Survey of Mathematical Structures
  • History of Mathematics
  • Differential Equations
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Mathematical Analysis
  • Statistics
  • Abstract Algebra
  • Mathematical Thought
  • Geometry
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Symbolic Logic
  • Point-Set Topology
  • Probability and Mathematical Theory of Statistics

General Curriculum Requirements:

  • Arts Courses: Art, History, Languages, Literature, Music
  • Math Courses: Algebra, Calculus, Computer Science, Logic, Statistics
  • Natural Sciences Courses: Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Physics
  • Social Sciences Courses: Anthropology, Economics, Government, Psychology, Sociology