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2014-2015 General Catalog (Spring, Summer 2015) [ARCHIVED CATALOG Please see current catalog]

Mathematics/Statistics (Composite) - BS


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College of Science

Department of Mathematics and Statistics

(59 credits)

Students must complete the General Education Requirements :

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 3000-level 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.

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.

Mathematics/Statistics (Composite) Major Four Year Plan (Suggested Schedule)


Please meet with your advisor to complete your specific four year plan.

This does not fulfill the 120 credits needed for graduation.

Freshman Year (28 credits)


First Semester (14 credits)


Second Semester (14 credits)


Sophomore Year (25 credits)


Junior Year (24 credits)


Senior Year (19-21 credits)


First Semester (11-12 credits)


Second Semester (8-9 credits)


  • MATH 5xxx Elective course 3
  • STAT 5xxx Elective course 3
  • Depth Social Science course 2-3

Minimum University Requirements


Total Credits

120

Grade Point Average (most majors require higher GPA)

2.00 GPA

Credits of C- or better

100

Credits of upper-division courses (#3000 or above)

40

USU Credits (30 USU credits, 20 of which must be upper-division courses, 10 of which must be courses required for student's major)

30 USU credits

Completion of approved major program of study

See college advisor

Credits in minor (if required)

12

Credits in American Institutions (ECN 1500 ;HIST 1700 , HIST 2700  or HIST 2710 ; HONR 1300 POLS 1100 ; or USU 1300 )

3

General Education Requirements  and University Studies Depth Requirements 

 

 

 

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