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2013-14 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog

PDF of Mathematics, B.S.

Mathematics

Faculty

Christopher Brown, Todd Frauenholtz, Heidi Hansen, Colleen Livingston, Eric Lund, Francois Neville, Glen Richgels, Adam Smieja, Katie Smieja, Derek Webb, Randall Westhoff, Marty Wolf

Programs

Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
HS 348
Phone: (218) 755-2880
Fax: (218) 755-2822

Mathematics, B.S. major

Note: If the student’s high school mathematics courses and/or the Mathematics Placement Test indicate a lack of readiness for calculus, the student will be placed in one of the following precalculus sequences: MATH 1470; or MATH 1170 and MATH 1180; or MATH 1170 and MATH 1470.

Required Credits: 40
Required GPA: 2.25

I REQUIRED CORE COURSES

COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING COURSES:

APPLIED EMPHASIS

SELECT AT LEAST 6 COURES FROM THE FOLLOWING:

SUGGESTED SEMESTER SCHEDULE FOR MATHEMATICS MAJOR, B.S.

The following is a list of required Mathematics Major, B.S. courses by year. This schedule is intended to help students plan their courses in an orderly fashion; however, these are only suggestions and this schedule is flexible.

Freshman

Sophomore

Junior/Senior

 

  • Courses in the Field of Emphasis (consult with advisor)
  • Complete Liberal Education requirements

Students seeking the Applied emphasis are encouraged to take significant coursework in related fields such as biology, business, chemistry, computer science, economics, geography, geology, environmental studies, physics or technology.  Students planning to attend graduate school in applied mathematics or a related field should take both MATH 2490 Differential Equations and MATH 4410 Introduction to Analysis.