# B.S. in Mathematics

The program of study leading to the **Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics** offers formal training in problem solving, critical and quantitative thinking and
logical argument. With these highly employer-valued skills, the B.S. in Mathematics
is intended for students deeply interested in mathematics and wishing to pursue a
career in a mathematical field or graduate study.

# Curriculum

### General Education (42 Credit Hours)

*See listing of requirements in KSU Catalog.*

**Specific General Education requirements for this major**

- MATH 1190 - Calculus I
- MATH 2202 - Calculus II

### Lower Division Major Requirements (Area F) (18 Credit Hours)

- Overflow hour from Calculus 1
- MATH 2203 - Calculus III
- MATH 2390 - Introduction to Logic, Set Theory, and Proofs
- MATH 2306 - Ordinary Differential Equations
- MATH 2332 - Probability and Data Analysis
- CS 1301 - Programming Principles I

### Upper Division Major Requirements (28 Credit Hours)

- MATH 3260 - Linear Algebra I
- MATH 3204 - Calculus IV
- Overflow hour from Calculus II
- MATH 3322 - Graph Theory
- or
- MATH 3324 - Enumerative Combinatorics

- MATH 4260 - Linear Algebra II
- MATH 4361 - Modern Algebra I
- MATH 4362 - Modern Algebra II
- MATH 4381 - Real Analysis I
- MATH 4382 - Real Analysis II
- MATH 4391 - Complex Analysis

### Upper Division Mathematics Electives (12 Credit Hours)

Choose 12 credit hours from:

- MATH 3000 - Software of Mathematics
- MATH 3261 - Numerical Methods I
- or
- MATH 2335 - Numerical Methods for Engineers
- MATH 3272 - Introduction to Linear Programming
- MATH 3322 - Graph Theory
- or
- MATH 3324 - Enumerative Combinatorics
- MATH 3332 - Probability and Inference
- MATH 3396 - Cooperative Study
- MATH 3398 - Internship
- MATH 3405 - Probabilistic Foundations of Actuarial Science
- MATH 3496 - Elementary Number Theory
- MATH 3696 - College Geometry
- MATH 4310 - Partial Differential Equations
- MATH 4345 - Numerical Methods II
- MATH 4400 - Directed Study
- MATH 4490 - Special Topics in Mathematics
- MATH 4596 - Topology
- MATH 4699 - Undergraduate Research

### Guided Electives (20 Credit Hours)

May include additional mathematics courses or other courses as approved by an advisor.

**Notes:**

Science Requirement - If not fulfilled in Area D, then coursework must be completed as Guided Electives.

- PHYS 2211 - Principles of Physics I
- PHYS 2211L - Principles of Physics Laboratory I
- PHYS 2212 - Principles of Physics II
- PHYS 2212L - Principles of Physics Laboratory II

### Program Total (120 Credit Hours)

### University-Wide Degree Requirements

*See listing of requirements in KSU Catalog.*