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Mathematics BS

—Secondary Education Emphasis

Mathematics BS
Course Number and TitleCredits
UF 100 Foundations of Intellectual Life3
UF 200 Foundations of Ethics and Diversity3
FW ENGL 101 Introduction to College Writing3
FW ENGL 102 Intro to College Writing and Research3
FM MATH 171 Calculus I: Theory and Applications4
Choose from the following:
FN BIOL 191 Biology I: Intro to Cell & Molecular Biology
FN CHEM 111, 111L General Chemistry I & Lab
FN PHYS 211, 211L Physics I with Calculus & Lab
FN Natural, Physical, & Applied Sciences course in a second field3-4
FA Arts course3
FH Humanities course3-4
FS ED-CIFS 201 Foundations of Education (Secondary Education Emphasis) or
FS Social Sciences course
FS Social Sciences course in a second field3
One (1) of the following:
CS 117 C++ for Engineers
CS 121 Computer Science I
One (1) of the following:
BIOL 192 Biology II: Introduction to the Diversity of Life
CHEM 112, 112L General Chemistry II & Lab
PHYS 212, 212L Physics II with Calculus & Lab
MATH 176 Calculus II: Theory and Applications4
MATH 187 Discrete and Foundational Mathematics I3
MATH 275 Multivariable and Vector Calculus4
FC MATH 287 Communication in the Mathematical Sciences3
MATH 301 Introduction to Linear Algebra3
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 BS in Mathematics (without an emphasis) or complete the courses listed under the Secondary Education emphasis below to graduate with a BS in Mathematics with an emphasis in Secondary Education.
MATH 333 Differential Equations with Matrix Theory4
Three (3) of the following, with at least two (2) at the 400-level, including at least one (1) of MATH 403, MATH 405, MATH 406, MATH 411, or MATH 414:
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
Upper-division electives to total 40 credits12-14
Electives to total 120 credits20-24
All courses required for the Mathematics major must have grades of C- or better.

Secondary Education Emphasis

Secondary Education Emphasis
Course Number and TitleCredits
MATH 211 Geometry for the Classroom3
MATH 250 Algebraic and Proportional Reasoning for Teachers3
MATH 261 Statistics for the Classroom3
MATH 311 Foundations of Geometry3
MATH 370 Functions and Modeling3
MATH 405 Abstract Algebra or
MATH 406 Number Theory
STEM-ED 101 Step 1: Inquiry Approaches to Teaching1
STEM-ED 102 Step 2: Inquiry-based Lesson Design1
STEM-ED 210 Knowing & Learning in Math & Science3
STEM-ED 220 Perspectives on Science and Mathematics3
STEM-ED 310 Classroom Interactions3
STEM-ED 410 Project-based Instruction3
STEM-ED 480 Apprentice Teaching6
Upper-division electives to total 40 credits3
Electives to total 120 credits6-10