B.S. Degree in Mathematics
52 hours, minor required
An OC graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics will:
- Demonstrate a thorough knowledge of the foundational principles of analysis, algebra and geometry and be able to use standard problem-solving methods in a variety of contexts.
- Exhibit the ability to adapt to new environments and advances in technology, apply research methodologies, and to learn independently.
- Work effectively with others, including the ability to describe mathematical problems, solutions, proofs and logical arguments in a clear, concise manner using both written and oral communication.
- Demonstrate a thorough knowledge of the liberal arts, living as a person of integrity with an ability to think, act, and communicate from a Christian worldview in all areas of life.
1. 15 hours lower division mathematics
- MATH-2114 - Calculus with Analytical Geometry
- MATH-2214 - Calculus II
- MATH-2314 - Calculus III
- MATH-2913 - Statistical Methods
2. 16 hours upper division mathematics
- MATH-3013 - Differential Equations
- MATH-3313 - Modern Algebra I
- MATH-3513 - Linear Algebra
- MATH-3813 - Modern Geometry
- MATH-4113 - Probability/Stats I
- MATH-4811 - SS: Spec Studies Mathematics
3. 12 hours any 3000/4000 Math not used above
4. 9 hours electives
A. Mathematics courses numbered 1213 or higher
B. Any computer science course or a physics course numbered 2514 or higher
- Mathematics Teacher
- Software Engineer
- Systems Administrator
- Systems Analyst
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