B.S. in Mathematics (120 cr)
The Bachelor of Science in Mathematics provides you with a broad background in various areas of study within mathematics. It prepares you for advanced study or for employment. As a graduate from this program, you may find employment in banking, insurance, or other industries. If you want to pursue further studies, the degree prepares you for graduate school in mathematics or a graduate program in teaching.
Students who wish to pursue a career in High School teaching may earn a dual degree in Mathematics and in Secondary Education.
General Education Requirements (30 cr)
Composition & Communication (9)
- ENG-W 131 Elementary Composition I
- SPCH-S 121 Public Speaking
- Choose one additional college-level composition:
College-level Mathematics (3)
- MATH-K 300 Statistical Techniques
Natural Science and Mathematics (6)
Choose 6 credits from at least two diferent disciplines. At least one course MUST be in a Laboratory Science. The remaining NSM distribution credit hours will be satisfied through math courses required below.
Humanities and Fine Arts (6)
Behavioral and Social Sciences (6)
Information regarding the General Education Core List can be found here.
Additional Requirements (0-5 cr)
First-Year Seminar (0-2)
UCOL-U 101 First Year Seminar (2 cr) is required for students entering the program with less than 12 credit hours of transferable credit.
Information Literacy (3)
CSCI-A 110 Introduction to Computers & Computing or equivalent
Degree Requirements (45 cr)
Mathematics Core Requirements (30)
- MATH-M 215 Calculus I
- MATH-M 216 Calculus II
- MATH-M 303 Linear Algebra for Undergraduates
- MATH-M 311 Calculus III
- MATH-M 393 Bridge to Abstract Mathematics
- MATH-M 403 Introduction to Modern Algebra I
- MATH-M 413 Introduction to Analysis I
- MATH-M 447 Mathematical Models I
- MATH-M 499 Senior Seminar in Mathematics
Electives in Mathematics (15)
Choose any combination of 15 credits of MATH-M courses at the 300-level or above (including approved T-courses, informatics, economics or finance courses).
- INFO-I 201 Mathematical Foundations of Informatics (4 cr)
- MATH-M 301 Applied Linear Algebra (3 cr)
- MATH-M 312 Calculus IV (3 cr)
- MATH-M 313 Elementary Differential Equations with Applications (3 cr)
- MATH-M 366 Elements of Statistical Inference (3 cr)
- MATH-M 371 Elementary Computational Methods (3 cr)
- MATH-M 380 History of Mathematics (3 cr)
- MATH-M 404 Introduction to Modern Algebra II
- MATH-M 405 Number Theory (3 cr)
- MATH-M 414 Introduction to Analysis II
- MATH-M 415 Elementary Complex Variables with Applications (3 cr)
- MATH-M 421 Introduction to Topology I (3 cr)
- MATH-M 422 Introduction to Topology II (3 cr)
- MATH-M 448 Mathematical Models II (3 cr)
- MATH-M 451 Mathematics of Finance (3 cr)
- MATH-M 463 Introduction to Probability Theory I (3 cr)
- MATH-M 466 Introduction to Mathematical Statistics (3 cr)
After concentration requirements have been met, take enough credit hours to complete 120 credits and meet IU East degree program requirements, residency requirements, and GPA requirements.