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  Nov 22, 2017
 
2017-2018 General Catalog

Mathematics, B.S.


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Major Requirements for Mathematics


Mathematics Undergraduate Advisor
math.utah.edu/ugrad/advising.html
LeRoy Cowles Building 214
801-581-6837

Minimum Degree Hours: 122
Minimum Major Hours: 56

Graduation Requirements

  • Maintain a minimum cumulative gpa of 2.3 in all mathematics courses.
  • All mathematics courses must be completed with a C or better and may only be attempted up to 3 times.
  • A C- or better is required in allied courses.
  • Complete at least 18 upper division credit hours of University of Utah mathematics courses.
  • An exit survey is required the semester a student graduates.

Honors in Mathematics

Students seeking an HBA or HBS in Mathematics must complete:

  • Admission to the Honors College.
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 in courses required for the major.
  • All major courses must be completed with a B or better and may only be attempted up to 3 times.
  • Complete at least 18 upper division credit hours of UofU MATH courses.
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  • MATH 3000 - Undergraduate Colloquium  
  • An exit survey is required the semester a student graduates.

Required Courses


Please see the Undergraduate Advisor regarding substitution of courses from the engineering math sequence.

Electives


Complete 7 elective courses in MATH. Select from MATH 2200 - Introduction to Discrete Mathematics  or any MATH course numbered 4200 or higher, except those excluded below.

MATH 4910, 4950, 4999, 5000, 5155, 5165, 5270, 5900, 5910, 5960, or 5969 may not be used for this requirement.

MATH 5910 - Supervised Reading  must be approved in advance by the undergraduate advisor.

 

Sample 4-yr Degree Plan


Note: This is just a sample. Log into My Degree Dashboard (in CIS) and meet with your academic advisor to fit a program of study with your academic record.

First Year


Fall Semester


  • MATH 1210 - Calculus I 4 Credit(s)  - Fulfills QR Requirement
  • General Education - (WR2) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education - (FF) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education - (BF) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Elective Hours 2 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 15

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 15

Second Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 16

Spring Semester


  • MATH 2270 - Linear Algebra 4 Credit(s)
  • MATH Electives 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education - (BF) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Elective Hours 6 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 16

Third Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 15

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 15

Fourth Year


Fall Semester


  • Upper-Division MATH Electives 9 Credit(s)
  • Bachelor Degree - (DV) 3 Credit(s)
  • Upper Division General Elective Hours 3 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 15

Spring Semester


  • Upper Division MATH Electives 6 Credit(s)
  • Upper Division General Elective Hours 9 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 15