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Mathematics

Mathematics - BA

This major requires a minor.

Total number of hours required for this degree:

128 semester hours

Total number of hours required (not including prerequisites) in major:

24 semester hours

Total number of advanced hours required in major:

23 semester hours

Major courses required:

MATH 1411, MATH 2303, MATH 2412, MATH 2413, MATH 3310, MATH 3322, MATH 3414, MATH 4321, MATH 5151, 9 additional

advanced hours in MATH

Suggested Sequencing of Courses Required in Major for Bachelor of Arts in Math

Freshman Year

FALL

 

 

SPRING

 

ENGL 1313

3 hrs

 

ENGL 1314

3 hrs

MATH 1304

3 hrs

 

PSYC 1305

3 hrs

CISS 1310

3 hrs

 

MATH 1411

4 hrs

HIST 1301

3 hrs

 

HIST 1302

3 hrs

SPCH 1311

3 hrs

 

MATH 2303

3 hrs

TOTAL

15 hrs

 

TOTAL

16 hrs

Sophomore Year

FALL

 

 

SPRING

 

Natural science w/lab

4 hrs

 

Natural science

4 hrs

Foreign language

4 hrs

 

Foreign language

4 hrs

PHIL 2321

3 hrs

 

Advanced MATH (3363)

3 hrs

MATH 3310

3 hrs

 

Sophomore literature

3 hrs

MATH 2412

4 hrs

 

MATH 2413

3 hrs

TOTAL

18 hrs

 

TOTAL

18 hrs

Junior Year

FALL

 

 

SPRING

 

RLST course

3 hrs

 

Minor

3 hrs

MATH 3322

3 hrs

 

Minor

3 hrs

Elective

3 hrs

 

Elective

3 hrs

Fine Arts course

3 hrs

 

MATH 4321

3 hrs

MATH 3414

4 hrs

 

Advanced MATH (3341)

3 hrs

TOTAL

16 hrs

 

TOTAL

15 hrs

Senior Year

FALL

 

 

SPRING

 

Advanced MATH

3 hrs

 

Supporting work (adv)

3 hrs

Advanced elective

3 hrs

 

Supporting work

3 hrs

Minor

3 hrs

 

MATH 5151

3 hrs

Minor

3 hrs

 

Minor

3 hrs

Elective

3 hrs

 

Elective

3 hrs

 

 

 

Elective

3 hrs

TOTAL

15 hrs

 

TOTAL

16 hrs

*If students obtain credit by exam (Placement or AP exam for major) for MATH 1304 College Algebra and MATH 1411 Precalculus or for both MATH 1304 and 1411 and MATH 2412-2413 Calculus I and II, they may move up the remaining courses needed for the major (24 advanced hours). MATH 1304-1411 and MATH 2412-2413 are required before any advanced level MATH courses may be taken.

The following components are required in all degrees:

General education, major, minor (if required), foundation courses (if required), validation of computer literacy, and validation of overall advanced and institutional hours.

Integrative summative experience:

Departmental Comprehensive examination.

In addition, an exit Interview with the Mathematics department prior to graduation.

Computer literacy requirement fulfilled through:

CISS 1310 Current Concepts of Information and Computer Technology

Foreign language requirement:

Two semesters of the same foreign language

Acceptable minor fields:

Any approved OLLU minor

Mathematics - Bachelor of Applied Studies

Available only to transfer students. This major must have an approved technical field (18-30 semester hours) completed at a community college prior to admission to OLLU. Degree map will be available upon admission to OLLU.

Mathematics - BS

This major requires a minor.

Total number of hours required for this degree:

128 semester hours

Total number of hours required in major:

40 semester hours

Total number of advanced hours required in the major:

22 semester hours

Major courses required:

MATH 2303, MATH 2412, MATH 2413, MATH 3310, MATH 3311, MATH 3322, MATH 3414, MATH 4321, MATH 4362, MATH 5151, MATH 5311,

6 additional advanced hours in MATH

Suggested sequence of courses for Bachelor of Science in Mathematics

Freshman Year

FALL

 

 

SPRING

 

ENGL 1313

3 hrs

 

ENGL 1314

3 hrs

MATH 1304

3 hrs

 

PSYC 1305

3 hrs

CISS 1310

3 hrs

 

MATH 1411

3 hrs

HIST 1301

3 hrs

 

HIST 1302

3 hrs

SPCH 1311

3 hrs

 

MATH 2303

3 hrs

TOTAL

15 hrs

 

TOTAL

15 hrs

Sophomore Year

FALL

 

 

SPRING

 

Natural science w/lab

4 hrs

 

Natural science

4 hrs

Foreign language

4 hrs

 

Foreign language

4 hrs

PHIL 2321

3 hrs

 

Advanced MATH (3363)

3 hrs

MATH 3310

3 hrs

 

Sophomore literature

3 hrs

MATH 2412

4 hrs

 

MATH 2413

4 hrs

TOTAL

18 hrs

 

TOTAL

18 hrs

Junior Year

FALL

 

 

SPRING

 

RLST course

3 hrs

 

Minor

3 hrs

MATH 3322

3 hrs

 

Minor

3 hrs

Elective

3 hrs

 

Elective

3 hrs

Fine Arts course

3 hrs

 

MATH 4321

3 hrs

MATH 3414

4 hrs

 

Advanced MATH (3341)

3 hrs

TOTAL

16 hrs

 

TOTAL

15 hrs

Senior Year

FALL

 

 

SPRING

 

MATH 3311

3 hrs

 

MATH 5311

3 hrs

MATH 4362

3 hrs

 

Supporting work

3 hrs

Minor

3 hrs

 

MATH 5151

1 hrs

Minor

3 hrs

 

Minor

3 hrs

Elective

3 hrs

 

Elective

3 hrs

 

 

 

Elective

3 hrs

TOTAL

15 hrs

 

TOTAL

16 hrs

The following components are required in all degrees:

General education, major, minor (if required), foundation courses (if required), validation of computer literacy, and validation of overall advanced and institutional hours.

Integrative summative experience:

Departmental Comprehensive Exam

Computer literacy requirement fulfilled through:

CISS 1310 Current Concepts of Information and Computer Technology

Foreign language requirement:

Two semesters of the same foreign language

Natural Sciences (with a core in Mathematics) - BA

This major does not require a minor.

Total number of hours required for this degree:

128 semester hours

Total number of hours required (not including prerequisites) in major:

47 semester hours

Total number of advanced hours required in major:

18 semester hours

Major courses required:

Core: MATH 1411, MATH 2412, MATH 2413, MATH 5151, and 12 additional advanced hours in mathematics; supporting courses: CHEM 1401, CHEM 1402, BIOL 1401, BIOL 1402 and 6 additional advanced hours chosen from mathematics, biology and/or chemistry.

Support work: 22 hours (CHEM, BIOL, MATH)

Suggested sequencing for the BA in Natural Science (Core: Mathematics)

Freshman Year

FALL

 

 

SPRING

 

ENGL 1313

3 hrs

 

ENGL 1314

3 hrs

MATH 1304

3 hrs

 

PSYC course

3 hrs

Fine Arts course

3 hrs

 

MATH 1411

4 hrs

HIST 1301

3 hrs

 

HIST 1302

3 hrs

SPCH 1311

3 hrs

 

POLS 1311

3 hrs

TOTAL

15 hrs

 

TOTAL

16 hrs

Sophomore Year

FALL

 

 

SPRING

 

Natural science w/lab

4 hrs

 

Natural science

3-4 hrs

Foreign language

4 hrs

 

Foreign language

4 hrs

PHIL 2321

3 hrs

 

RLST course

3 hrs

MATH 2303

3 hrs

 

Sophomore literature

3 hrs

MATH 2412

4 hrs

 

MATH 2413

3 hrs

TOTAL

18 hrs

 

TOTAL

15-16 hrs

Junior Year

FALL

 

 

SPRING

 

**Supporting work

3 hrs

 

**Supporting work

3 hrs

**Supporting work

3 hrs

 

**Supporting work

3 hrs

Elective

3 hrs

 

Elective

3 hrs

***Additional hours

3 hrs

 

MATH 3363

3 hrs

MATH 3310

3 hrs

 

MATH 3341

3 hrs

 

 

 

Elective

2 hrs

TOTAL

15 hrs

 

TOTAL

17 hrs

Senior Year

FALL

 

 

SPRING

 

**Supporting work (adv)

3 hrs

 

*Supporting work (adv)

3 hrs

Elective

3 hrs

 

*Supporting work

3 hrs

Elective

3 hrs

 

MATH 5151

1 hrs

Elective

3 hrs

 

Elective

3 hrs

MATH 4362

3 hrs

 

Elective

3 hrs

 

 

 

Elective

3 hrs

TOTAL

15 hrs

 

TOTAL

16 hrs

*If students obtain credit by exam (Placement or AP exam for major) for MATH 1304 College Algebra and MATH 1411 Precalculus or for both MATH 1304 and 1411 and MATH 2412-2413 Calculus I and II, they may move up the remaining courses needed for the major (24 advanced hours). MATH 1304-1411 and MATH 2412-2413 are required before any advanced level MATH courses may be taken.

**SUPPORTING WORK: 22 semester hours suggested (6 advanced).

CHEM 1401, CHEM 1402 General Chemistry I, II

BIOL 1401, BIOL 1402 General Biology I, II

***ADDITIONAL HOURS: 6 additional advanced hours in mathematics, biology and/or chemistry

The following components are required in all degrees:

General education, major, minor (if required), foundation courses (if required), validation of computer literacy, and validation of overall advanced and institutional hours.

Integrative summative experience:

Departmental comprehensive exam

Computer literacy requirement fulfilled through:

CISS 1310 Current Concepts of Information and Computer Technology

Foreign language requirement:

Two semesters of the same foreign language

Acceptable minor fields:

None required

Teacher Certification

Intermediate Major/Area of Concentration: Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies for Grades 4-8 Mathematics Certification

See requirements under Liberal Studies Teacher Certification Track

Mathematics for Grades 8-12 Mathematics Certification - BA

This major requires a minor.

Total number of hours required for this degree:

128 semester hours

Total number of hours required in major:

29 semester hours

Total number of advanced hours required in the major:

18 semester hours

Major courses required:

MATH 2303, MATH 2412, MATH 2413, MATH 3363, MATH 3310, MATH 3341, MATH 4321, MATH 4362, MATH 3322

Suggested sequence of courses for Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics for Grades 8-12

Freshman Year

FALL

 

 

SPRING

 

ENGL 1313

3 hrs

 

ENGL 1314

3 hrs

MATH 1304

3 hrs

 

PSYC 3375

3 hrs

POLS 1311

3 hrs

 

MATH 1411

4 hrs

HIST 1301

3 hrs

 

HIST 1302

3 hrs

SPCH 1311

3 hrs

 

MATH 2303

3 hrs

TOTAL

15 hrs

 

TOTAL

16 hrs

Sophomore Year

FALL

 

 

SPRING

 

Natural science w/lab

4 hrs

 

Natural science

4 hrs

Foreign language

4 hrs

 

Foreign language

4 hrs

PHIL 2321

3 hrs

 

Sophomore literature

3 hrs

Social Science course

3 hrs

 

MATH 3363

3 hrs

MATH 2412

4 hrs

 

MATH 2413

4 hrs

TOTAL

18 hrs

 

TOTAL

18 hrs

Junior Year

FALL

 

 

SPRING

 

RLST course

3 hrs

 

EDUC 3344

3 hrs

MATH 3310

3 hrs

 

EDUC 4365

3 hrs

EDUC 4345

3 hrs

 

EDUC 5307

3 hrs

EDUC 5325

3 hrs

 

MATH 4321

3 hrs

PHIL 4350

3 hrs

 

MATH 3341

3 hrs

Fine Arts course

3 hrs

 

Elective

3 hrs

TOTAL

18 hrs

 

TOTAL

18 hrs

Senior Year

FALL

 

 

SPRING

 

EDUC 5303

3 hrs

 

EDUC 4686

3 hrs

EDUC 5330

3 hrs

 

Supporting course

3 hrs

MATH 4362

3 hrs

 

 

 

SPED 4338

3 hrs

 

 

 

MATH 3322

3 hrs

 

 

 

TOTAL

15 hrs

 

TOTAL

9 hrs

The following components are required in all degrees:

General education, values and skills, major, minor (if required), foundation courses (if required), validation of computer literacy, and validation of overall advanced and institutional hours.

Integrative summative experience:

Department Comprehensive Examination

Computer literacy requirement fulfilled through:

EDUC 5325 Technology for Teaching

Foreign language requirement:

Two semesters of the same foreign language

Mathematics - Minor

Total number of hours required in minor:

At least 13 semester hours

Total number of advanced hours required in minor:

6 semester hours

Required courses in the minor:

MATH 2412

Calculus I

Prerequisites to the required courses in the minor:

MATH 1411

Precalculus for MATH 2412 Calculus I

MATH 1304

College Algebra for MATH 1411 Precalculus