Recommended Academic Plan for B.S. Degree in Mathematics / Systems Analysis Option (MTHBS/SYANL at University Park)

Effective Date: Summer 2015

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
MATH 140 (GQ) - Calculus With Analytic Geometry I Notes for: MATH 140

MATH 140

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
4
ENGL 015 (GWS) - Rhetoric and Composition Notes for: ENGL 015

ENGL 015

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Natural Science (GN)Notes for: Natural Science

Natural Science

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
PSU 016 - First Year Seminar Science Notes for: PSU 016

PSU 016

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
1
Total credits 15

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
MATH 141 (GQ) - Calculus With Analytic Geometry II Notes for: GQ

GQ

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
MATH 220 (GQ) - MatricesNotes for: MATH 220

MATH 220

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
2
Natural Science (GN)Notes for: Natural Science

Natural Science

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Arts (GA)Notes for: Arts

Arts

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or Humanities (GH)Notes for: Humanities

Humanities

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)Notes for: Social and Behavioral Sciences

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Arts (GA)Notes for: Arts

Arts

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or Humanities (GH)Notes for: Humanities

Humanities

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)Notes for: Social and Behavioral Sciences

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 15

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
MATH 230 - Calculus and Vector AnalysisNotes for: MATH 230

MATH 230

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
MATH 311W - Concepts of Discrete Mathematics Notes for: MATH 311W

MATH 311W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Natural Science (GN)Notes for: Natural Science

Natural Science

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Arts (GA) Notes for: Arts

Arts

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or Humanities (GH) Notes for: Humanities

Humanities

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)Notes for: Social and Behavioral Sciences

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 13

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
MATH 250 - Ordinary Differential EquationsNotes for: MATH 250

MATH 250

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or MATH 251 - Ordinary and Partial Differential EquationsNotes for: MATH 251

MATH 251

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3 - 4
MATH 312 - Concepts of Real AnalysisNotes for: MATH 312

MATH 312

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
Supporting Course - Chosen in consultation with your academic adviser

Supporting Course - Chosen in consultation with your academic adviser

3
Supporting Course - Chosen in consultation with your academic adviser

Supporting Course - Chosen in consultation with your academic adviser

3
Total credits 15 - 16

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
MATH 414 (STAT 414) - Introduction to Probability TheoryNotes for: MATH 414

MATH 414

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
MATH 484 - Linear Programs and Related ProblemsNotes for: MATH 484

MATH 484

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Area of Application Course - Chosen in consultation with your academic adviserNotes for: Area of Application Course

Area of Application Course

The area of application must include 12 credits of course work in one discipline, with the goal of being able to communicate with experts in that area. These courses must form a coherent pattern and must include at least one 400-level course. These course selections must be approved by your academic adviser.
3
Supporting Course - Chosen in consultation with your academic adviser

Supporting Course - Chosen in consultation with your academic adviser

3
CAS 100A (GWS) - Effective SpeechNotes for: CAS 100A

CAS 100A

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or CAS 100B (GWS) - Effective SpeechNotes for: CAS 100B

CAS 100B

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or CAS 100C (GWS) - Effective SpeechNotes for: CAS 100C

CAS 100C

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)Notes for: Health and Physical Activity

Health and Physical Activity

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
1.5
Total credits 16.5

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
MATH 415 (STAT 415) - Introduction to Mathematical StatisticsNotes for: MATH 415 (STAT 415)

MATH 415 (STAT 415)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
MATH 310 - Elementary CombinatoricsNotes for: MATH 310

MATH 310

MATH 310 is offered in the spring semester only.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or MATH 451 (CMPSC 451) - Numerical ComputationsNotes for: MATH 451 (CMPSC 451)

MATH 451 (CMPSC 451)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or MATH 485 - Graph Theory Notes for: MATH 485

MATH 485

MATH 485 is offered in the fall semester only.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or MATH 486 - Mathematical Theory of GamesNotes for: MATH 486

MATH 486

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Area of Application Course - Chosen in consultation with your academic adviserNotes for: Area of Application Course

Area of Application Course

The area of application must include 12 credits of course work in one discipline, with the goal of being able to communicate with experts in that area. These courses must form a coherent pattern and must include at least one 400-level course. These course selections must be approved by your academic adviser.
ENGL 202C (GWS) - Effective Writing: Technical WritingNotes for: ENGL 202C

ENGL 202C

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Arts (GA)Notes for: Arts (GA)

Arts (GA)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or Humanities (GH)Notes for: Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)Notes for: Social and Behavioral Sciences

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)Notes for: Health and Physical Activity

Health and Physical Activity

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
1.5
Total credits 16.5

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
MATH 436 - Linear AlgebraNotes for: MATH 436

MATH 436

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
MATH 310 - Elementary CombinatoricsNotes for: MATH 310

MATH 310

MATH 310 is offered in the spring semester only.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or MATH 451 (CMPSC 451) - Numerical ComputationsNotes for: MATH 451 (CMPSC 451)

MATH 451 (CMPSC 451)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or MATH 485 - Graph TheoryNotes for: MATH 485

MATH 485

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or MATH 486 - Mathematical Theory of GamesNotes for: MATH 486

MATH 486

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Area of Application Course - Chosen in consultation with your academic adviserNotes for: Area of Application Course

Area of Application Course

The area of application must include 12 credits of course work in one discipline, with the goal of being able to communicate with experts in that area. These courses must form a coherent pattern and must include at least one 400-level course. These course selections must be approved by your academic adviser.
3
Supporting Course - Chosen in consultation with your academic adviser

Supporting Course - Chosen in consultation with your academic adviser

3
Arts (GA)Notes for: Arts

Arts

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or Humanities (GH)Notes for: Humanities

Humanities

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)Notes for: Social and Behavioral Sciences

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 15

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
400-Level MATH course except MATH 401, 405, 406, 470 and 471Notes for: 400-Level MATH course

400-Level MATH course

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Area of Application Course - Chosen in consultation with your academic adviserNotes for: Area of Application Course

Area of Application Course

The area of application must include 12 credits of course work in one discipline, with the goal of being able to communicate with experts in that area. These courses must form a coherent pattern and must include at least one 400-level course. These course selections must be approved by your academic adviser.
3
Supporting Course - Chosen in consultation with your academic adviser

Supporting Course - Chosen in consultation with your academic adviser

3
Supporting Course - Chosen in consultation with your academic adviser

Supporting Course - Chosen in consultation with your academic adviser

1 - 2
Arts (GA)Notes for: Arts

Arts

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or Humanities (GH)Notes for: Humanities

Humanities

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)Notes for: Social and Behavioral Sciences

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 13 - 14

Additional Notes

  • GWS, GQ, GA, GH, GS, GN and GHA are codes used to identify¬†General Education requirements.
  • W suffix signifies the course satisfies the University Writing Across the Curriculum requirement.
  • Students must complete a 3-credit course in "United States Cultures (US)" and a 3-credit course in "International Cultures (IL)".
  • 120 credits are required for graduation.

Legend

# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

Footnotes

MATH 484
Area of Application Course
The area of application must include 12 credits of course work in one discipline, with the goal of being able to communicate with experts in that area. These courses must form a coherent pattern and must include at least one 400-level course. These course selections must be approved by your academic adviser.
MATH 310
MATH 310 is offered in the spring semester only.
MATH 485
MATH 485 is offered in the fall semester only.
Area of Application Course
The area of application must include 12 credits of course work in one discipline, with the goal of being able to communicate with experts in that area. These courses must form a coherent pattern and must include at least one 400-level course. These course selections must be approved by your academic adviser.
MATH 310
MATH 310 is offered in the spring semester only.
Area of Application Course
The area of application must include 12 credits of course work in one discipline, with the goal of being able to communicate with experts in that area. These courses must form a coherent pattern and must include at least one 400-level course. These course selections must be approved by your academic adviser.
400-Level MATH course
Area of Application Course
The area of application must include 12 credits of course work in one discipline, with the goal of being able to communicate with experts in that area. These courses must form a coherent pattern and must include at least one 400-level course. These course selections must be approved by your academic adviser.