20132014 General Catalog (Spring 2014) [ARCHIVED CATALOG Please see current catalog]
Mathematics/Statistics (Composite)  BS


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Department of Mathematics and Statistics
(59 credits)
Students must complete the General Education Requirements :
 or will fulfill the Physical Sciences requirement
Students must also complete the University Studies Depth Requirements :
 Two courses having CI designation (such as ; , , ; and , ) will meet the Communications Intensive (CI) requirement
 One course having QI designation (such as , , , ; and , will meet the Quantitative Intensive (QI) requirement
 Complete at least 2 credits in approved 3000level or above courses from each of the following two categories: Humanities and Creative Arts (DHA) adn Social Sciences (DSS)

Major Requirements
Major and minor requirements in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics vary from time to time. Exact requirements in effect at any given time may be found in the USU online General Catalog. All grades for MATH and STAT courses applied toward a departmental major or minor must be C or better. Major and minor requirements in effect at the beginning of Fall Semester 2011 are given below. College of Science Requirements
Every bachelor’s degree candidate in the College of Science must complete the following coursework or its equivalent: Note:
In some degrees or emphases within degrees, the second semester of calculus may be replaced by STAT 3000 . The substitution will be for specific degree programs, not by student choice. 2. One of the following yearlong sequences. The chosen sequence must be outside the student’s major department.
A. Required Courses (44 credits)
B. Elective Mathematics Courses (6 credits)
Select at least two courses (6 credits) in mathematics numbered above 5000, excluding MATH 5010 . C. Elective Statistics Courses (9 credits)
Select at least three courses (9 credits) in statistics numbered above 5000. Either MATH 5760 (Stochastic Processes) or MATH 5570 (Actuarial Math I) may substitute for one of the statistics elective courses. Minimum University Requirements

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