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Mathematics Major

Mathematics Major

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DEGREE PROGRAM CHECK SHEET

Complete all Institutional Graduation Requirements (Including University Writing Requirement, Diversity Requirement, General Education Requirement, etc.) as provided at http://www.eou.edu/registrar.

Program Requirements: Mathematics major is a 72 (for BS) or 60 (for BA) graded credit hour degree. A grade of “C-” or better is required for each course counting towards the major, but a cumulative GPA of at least a 2.00 is required for completion of the major.


LOWER DIVISION REQUIRED CORE: 24 or 28 credits

Complete 24 or 28 credit hours from the following:

Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsPrerequisites
CS 161Foundations of CS I4
CS 162Foundations of CS II
CS 162 is required for BS, but not for BA
4MATH 111, CS 161
STAT 243Elementary Statistics[SMI]4MATH 095 or MATH 098
MATH 251Calculus I [SMI]4MATH 112
MATH 252Calculus II [SMI]4MATH 251
MATH 253Calculus III [SMI]4MATH 252
MATH 254Calculus IV [SMI]4MATH 253

UPPER DIVISION REQUIRED CORE: 24 credits
Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsPrerequisites
MATH 311Advanced Calculus4MATH 382
MATH 341Linear Algebra4MATH 252
MATH 344Modern Algebra I4MATH 382
MATH 382Structures of Abstract Math [UWR]4MATH 341
MATH 407Capstone Seminar [UWR]4

Choose one of the following courses:

Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsPrerequisites
MATH 412Real Analysis4MATH 311
MATH 445Modern Algebra II4MATH 344

UPPER DIVISION ELECTIVE COURSES: 20(BS) or 12(BA) credit hours

Complete 20 credit hours of upper division mathematics courses for a BS degree OR 12 credit hours of upper division mathematics courses for a BA degree:

Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsPrerequisites
MATH 310Selected Topics1 to 6
MATH 321Differential Equations4MATH 252
MATH 323Intro to Mathematical Modeling [UWR]4MATH 252
MATH 338Modern Geometry4MATH 252
STAT 352Statistics4STAT 243 & MATH 111
MATH 355Advanced Discrete Mathematics4MATH 252
MATH 361Probability and Statistics4MATH 252 & STAT 243
MATH 401Research1 to 4
MATH 405Reading and Conference1 to 15
MATH 409Field Placement1 to 15
MATH 410Selected Topics1 to 6
MATH 452Operations Research4MATH 252
MATH 462Applied Regression Analysis4STAT 243 and MATH 341
MATH 483PDE’s & Engineering Math4MATH 321
MATH 412Real Analysis4MATH 311
OR
MATH 445Modern Algebra II4MATH 344

ELECTIVES APPENDIX – ADVISING NOTIFICATIONS
The comments below are advising comments, not requirements. Students intending to continue into EOU’s MAT program and/or pursue a career as a high school mathematics teacher are advised to include the following among their electives:
MATH 323 Mathematical Modeling [UWR]
MATH 338 Modern Geometry
MATH 355 Advanced Discrete Mathematics
MATH 361 Probability and Statistics

Students interested in graduate studies in mathematics are advised to include the following among their electives:
MATH 321 Differential Equations
MATH 338 Modern Geometry
MATH 355 Advanced Discrete Mathematics
MATH 412 Real Analysis
MATH 445 Modern Algebra II

Students interested in a quantitative career in industry (such as an actuary, statistician, or data analyst) are advised to include the following among their electives:
MATH 323 Mathematical Modeling [UWR]
MATH 361 Probability and Statistics
MATH 452 Operations Research
MATH 462 Applied Regression Analysis
STAT 352 Statistics

Total credits required for major: 72 graded credit hours for a Bachelor of Science

60 graded credit hours for a Bachelors of Arts

Last update November 2014