# B.A. in Mathematics

**Purpose:** To provide the student with a basic background in mathematics in the context of a liberal arts education.

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## Requirements for a B.A. in Mathematics:

###### Thirty-three semester hours, six of which must be at the 4000-level, including the following:

**MTH 1321**- Calculus I**MTH 1322**- Calculus II**MTH 2311**- Linear Algebra**MTH 2321**- Calculus III**MTH 3300**- Foundations of Mathematics- One of the following:
**MTH 3312**- Foundations of Combinatorics and Algebra**MTH 4314**- Abstract Algebra

- One of the following:
**MTH 3323**- Introduction to Analysis**MTH 4326**- Advanced Calculus I

- One of the following:
**MTH 3325**- Ordinary Differential Equations**MTH 4312**- Cryptology**MTH 4322**- Numerical Analysis

- 9 semester hours of 3000-4000 level MTH or STA courses.
- A grade of “C” or better in thirty-nine hours of MTH and STA courses used for the major.
**One of the Following Required Courses in Other Fields**:**CSI 1401**- Introduction to Programming I**CSI 1430**- Introduction to Computer Science I**STA 2450**- Introduction to Computing for the Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

*MTH 3318, 3340, and 3374 do not apply toward the mathematics major.