In order to pursue a Mathematics Minor a student must prepare by taking the following preparatory courses or their equivalents:
The following are required for the Mathematics Minor:
- CSC-150 Introduction to Computer Programming I (4 cr)
- One of the following:
- Ten upper-division (300-, 400-level) credits in mathematics (MAT).
Students who wish to satisfy the requirements for a second teaching field in Secondary education must complete 20 credits of mathematics (MAT) courses including the following courses:
- MAT-251 Calculus III (4 cr)
- MAT-252 Discrete Mathematics (3 cr)
- MAT-311 Probability (3 cr)
- MAT-112 Introduction to Statistics (3 cr)
MAT-312 Statistics (3 cr)
- MAT-361 Linear Algebra (3 cr)
- MAT-370 Geometry (3 cr)
Student Learning Outcomes
- Discover and utilize effective analysis and problem solving skills in mathematics and mathematical applications.
- Effectively express discipline-specific content and articulate broad connections among disciplines verbally, mathematically and through written works.
- Demonstrate an awareness of the role of mathematics, mathematical applications and technology in the larger community including, but not limited to: a knowledge of ethical standards, the ramifications of technological advances and activities, and the role of all mathematics in society.