Undergraduate

Suggested BA Tracks

While all students are required to complete the general core course requirements outlined below, some students may want to specialize in one of the following four tracks.  These tracks are just suggestions and are not required to complete the BA degree program.

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Financial Mathematics Track Core Courses

MTH 235: Linear Algebra or MTH 173: Honors Calculus III
MTH 201: Introduction to Probability
MTH/STT 202: Introduction to Stochastic Processes
MTH/STT 203: Introduction to Mathematical Statistics
MTH 210: Introduction to Financial Mathematics
MTH 265: Functions of a Real Variable I

One of the following:

*Honors equivalents also acceptable.

One of the following:

We recommend but do not require one of the following courses:

For more depth, students are encouraged to take any of the following courses:

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Teaching Track Core Courses

MTH 200: Transition to Higher Mathematics
MTH 201: Introduction to Probability
MTH 230: Introduction to Number Theory
MTH 235: Linear Algebra or MTH 173Q: Honors Calculus III
MTH 236: Introduction to Algebra*
MTH 250: Introduction to Geometry
MTH 265: Functions of a Real Variable I*

*Honors equivalents also acceptable.

At least one course from among the following:

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Mathematical Biology Track Core Courses

MTH 235: Linear Algebra or MTH 173: Honors Calculus III
BIO 198: Principles of Genetics
MTH 201: Introduction to Probability
MTH/STT 203: Introduction to Mathematical Statistics or STT 212 Applied Statistics for the Biological and Physical Sciences I
MTH 218: Introduction to Mathematical Models in the Life Sciences or MTH 290: Mathematical Biology

One of the following:

*Honors equivalents also acceptable.

Three of the following:

For more depth, students are encouraged to take any of the following courses:

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Actuarial Science Track Core Courses

MTH 235 or MTH 173 Linear Algebra
MTH 201: Introduction to Probability
MTH/STT 203: Introduction to Mathematical Statistics
MTH 210: Introduction to Financial Mathematics
MTH 208: Operations Research or MTH 280 Introduction to Numerical Analysis
STT 212: Applied Statistics for the Biological and Physical Sciences I

One of the following:

*Honors equivalents also acceptable.

One of the following courses:

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