Bachelor of Science Degree in Mathematics Systems Analysis Option
This degree program focuses on mathematics that can be applied to problems in business, economics, and other social sciences. The primary areas of mathematics for this program are matrix theory, linear programming, and statistics. An approved sequence of 12 credits is required in an area of application outside of mathematics.
The official requirements and general policy for this degree can be found in the bluebook. Below is a summary of these requirements, included for orientation only. A suggested schedule and a checksheet are provided to help students with scheduling courses.
Number of credits required for the degree: For the B.S. degree in Mathematics, a minimum of 120 credits is required.
General Education: 45 credits (6-12 of these 45 credits are included in the requirements for the major). See description of General Education in front of Undergraduate Degree Programs Bulletin.
Number of credits required for the major: 80-90 credits (This includes 6-12 credits of General Education courses: 6 credits of GQ courses.)
Grade Requirements: if a course is marked with , then a student enrolled in this major must receive a grade of C or better in it, as specified in Senate Policy 82-44.
Common requirements for the major (all options):
PRESCRIBED COURSES (20 credits):
ADDITIONAL COURSES (6-8 credits):
Requirements for the option: 52-54 credits
PRESCRIBED COURSES (12 credits)
ADDITIONAL COURSES (9 credits)
SUPPORTING COURSES AND RELATED AREAS (31-33 credits)
Suggested Application Area Sequences: Visit Suggested Application Area Sequences