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Mathematics BS

—Secondary Education Emphasis

Department of Mathematics

Mathematics BS 
Course Number and TitleCredits
Foundational Studies Program requirements indicated in bold
ENGL 101 Introduction to College Writing3
ENGL 102 Intro to College Writing and Research3
UF 100 Intellectual Foundations3
UF 200 Civic and Ethical Foundations3
DLM MATH 170 Calculus I4
Choose from the following:
DLN BIOL 191 General Biology I
DLN CHEM 111, 111L General Chemistry I & Lab
DLN PHYS 211, 211L Physics I with Calculus & Lab
4-5
DLN Natural, Physical, and Applied Sciences course in a second field3-4
DLV Visual and Performing Arts3
DLL Literature and Humanities3-4
DLS Social Sciences course3
DLS Social Sciences course in a second field3
One of the following:
CS 115 Introduction to C
CS 117 C++ for Engineers
CS 119 Introduction to JAVA
CS 121 Computer Science I
2-4
One of the following:
BIOL 192 General Biology II
CHEM 112, 112L General Chemistry II with Lab
PHYS 212, 212L Physics II with Calculus & Lab
4-5
MATH 175 Calculus II4
MATH 187 Discrete and Foundational Mathematics I3
MATH 275 Multivariable and Vector Calculus4
CID MATH 287 Communication in the Mathematical Sciences3
MATH 305 Intro to Abstract Algebra & Number Theory3
MATH 314 Foundations of Analysis3
MATH 361 Probability and Statistics I3
FF MATH 401 Senior Thesis in the Mathematical Sciences1
MATH 488 Senior Outcome Assessment0
In addition, complete either the following coursework to graduate with a B.S. in Mathematics (without an emphasis) or complete the courses listed under the Secondary Education emphasis below to graduate with a B.S. in Mathematics with an emphasis in Secondary Education.
MATH 301 Introduction to Linear Algebra or
MATH 333 Differential Equations with Matrix Theory
3-4
Three of the following, with at least one at the 400-level, including at least two of MATH 403, MATH 405 or MATH 406:
MATH 307 Foundations of Cryptology
MATH 308 Introduction to Algebraic Cryptology
MATH 311 Foundations of Geometry
MATH 387 Discrete and Foundational Mathematics II
MATH 402 Logic and Set Theory
MATH 403 Linear Algebra
MATH 405 Abstract Algebra
MATH 406 Number Theory
MATH 408 Advanced Public Key Cryptology
MATH 409 Symmetric Key Cryptology
MATH 411 Introduction to Topology
MATH 414 Advanced Calculus
MATH 426 Complex Variables
MATH 433 Ordinary Differential Equations
MATH 462 Probability and Statistics II
9-11
Upper-division electives to total 40 credits15-18
Electives to total 120 credits19-25
Total120
All courses required for the Mathematics major must have grades of C- or better.

Secondary Education Emphasis

MATH 211 Geometry for the Classroom3
MATH 261 Statistics for the Classroom3
MATH 301 Introduction to Linear Algebra3
MATH 311 Foundations of Geometry3
MATH 370 Functions and Modeling3
MATH 405 Abstract Algebra or MATH 406 Number Theory3
STEM-ED 101 Step 1: Inquiry Approaches to Teaching1
STEM-ED 102 Step 2: Inquiry-based Lesson Design1
STEM-ED 210 Knowing and Learning in Mathematics & Science3
STEM-ED 220 Perspectives on Science and Mathematics3
STEM-ED 310 Classroom Interactions3
STEM-ED 350 Research Methods3
STEM-ED 410 Project-based Instruction3
STEM-ED 480 Apprentice Teaching6
Upper-division electives to total 40 credits3
Electives to total 120 credits5-11
Total120