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College of Science
Degree Program Course Requirements

For general degree requirements, see the College of Science and
the General Degree Requirements pages.

Bachelor of Arts


Area A Essential Skills                           Required Hours: 9
ENGL 1101 (with a grade of "C" or better) 
ENGL 1102 (with a grade of "C" or better)
Select one of the following courses: 
MATH 1113/MATH 1131

Area B Institutional Options                  Required Hours: 4
COMM 1110  
Select one of the following courses: 
ITDS 2726/ITDS 2727/ITDS 2735/ITDS 2746/ITDS 2748/ITDS 2749/ITDS 2755/LIBR 1105
Select one of the following courses:
EURO 2105/LEAD 1705/POLS 2401/Foreign Language 1001, 1002, 2001, or 2002
Note: the two extra hours may be used as electives. 

Area C Humanities/Fine Arts                 Required Hours: 6 
Select one of the following humanities courses: 
ENGL 2111/ENGL 2112/ ITDS 1145*/ITDS 1155/ PHIL 1105 
Select one of the following fine arts courses: ARTH 1100/ITDS 1145*/MUSC 1100/THEA 1100 
*ITDS 1145, though listed under both humanities and fine arts, may be taken only once.

Area D Science/Math/Technology         Required Hours: 11 
Select two lab science courses from below: 
ASTR 1105/1305; BIOL 1215; BIOL 1225; CHEM 1151/1151L; CHEM 1152/1152L; CHEM 1211/1211L; CHEM 1212/1212L; GEOL 1121; GEOL 1122/1322; GEOL 2225; ITDS 1215; PHYS 1111/1311; PHYS 1112/1312; PHYS 1125/1325; PHYS 2211/2311; PHYS 2212/2312
Select one the following course:
MATH 1131/MATH 1132

Area E Social Sciences                             Required Hours: 12
Select one course from the following two courses:
HIST 2111
HIST 2112 
Take the following course:
POLS 1101 
Select one behavioral science course from the following courses:
ECON 2105/ECON 2106/PHIL 2135/PSYC 1101/SOCI 1101 
Select one world cultures course from the following courses:
ANTH 1105/ANTH 2105/ANTH 2136/ENGL 2136/GEOG 1101/HIST 1111/HIST 1112/ITDS 1146/ITDS 1156 

Wellness Requirement 
                              Required Hours: 3
PELM 1205 
Select any one PEDS course. 

Area F Courses Related to Major               Required Hours: 18 
MATH 1131 Calculus/Analytical Geometry 1 (one semester hour from Area A or D)
MATH 1132 Calculus/Analytical Geometry 2 (four semester hours or one semester hour from Area D)
MATH 2135 Calculus/Analytical Geometry 3
MATH 2115 Introduction to Linear Algebra
CPSC 1301 Computer Science 1
Guided electives1 (3 or 6 hours)

1 Guided electives will be selected from among freshman and sophomore level courses in science, business, and education based upon student interests and career goals and requiring the approval of a faculty advisor and the Mathematics Department Chair.

Area G Program Requirements                  Required Hours: 32 
MATH 3107 Differential Equations 
MATH 3155 Foundations of Advanced Mathematics
MATH 3175 Introduction to Probability
MATH 4795 Senior Seminar in Mathematics 
MATH 5111 Introduction to Abstract Algebra 1 
MATH 5112 Introduction to Abstract Algebra 2 
MATH 5151 Introduction to Real Analysis 1 
MATH 5152 Introduction to Real Analysis 2 
MATH 5175 Mathematical Statistics 
Select one group from below:
GROUP 1: FREN 2001 and FREN 2002
GROUP 2: GERM 2001 and GERM 2002 

Area H Program Electives                          Required Hours: 5
Select five semester hours from the following: 
MATH 3105 Vector Analysis
MATH 4795 Senior Seminar in Mathematics
MATH 5116 Number Theory 
MATH 5135 College Geometry 
MATH 5165# Numerical Analysis
MATH 5166 Linear Program/Game Theory 
MATH 5176# Stat Design/Analysis of Exper 
MATH 5177# Applied Regression Analysis
MATH 5185 History of Mathematics 
MATH 5555 Selected Topics in Mathematics 
If six semester hours are selected, then the additional semester hour will be counted in Area I. Courses marked with # are recommended for graduate study in statistics. 

Area I General Electives                             Required Hours: 23
Select 8 semester hours of courses at 3000 level or higher.
Select 15 semester hours of courses at 1000 level or higher.

Total Hours Required 123


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