B.S. in Mathematics

Overview

Students must complete or demonstrate the following before declaring a major in Mathematics:

1. A letter of interest sent to the Mathematics Program Director.

2. One of the following:

a. A grade of A in MAT 130, Precalculus, or
b. A grade of B or higher in MAT 150, Calculus I, or
c. A grade of C or higher in MAT 205, Calculus II.

3. A cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or higher.

4. A letter of recommendation from one of the student's mathematics instructors. This letter is to focus on the student's creativity and potential for thriving as a mathematics major.

The Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics will prepare students for graduate school. The Bachelor of Science degree is geared toward a more science-intensive curriculum than the Bachelor of Arts degree in Mathematics.