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BA Mathematics: Teaching Track

Four-Year Academic Map 2018-2019

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This is a sample academic plan for students entering on the 2018-2019 catalog. Students should meet with an academic advisor prior to registration to formulate their own plan.

Y1: Spring Semester

Course Credit
MATH 242 (GQR: Quantitative Reasoning) 4
FGA, FGB or FGC: Global Multicultural Perspectives II 3
DS: Social Science I 3
GL: Language Arts 3
Elective (Rec: CS 150) 3
Credits 16

Y2: Fall Semester

Course Credit
MATH 243 3
MATH 310 3
GE HPP 3
DS: Social Science II 3
Elective 3
Credits 15

Y2: Spring Semester

Course Credit
MATH 244 3
MATH 311 3
WI Elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
Credits 15

Y3: Fall Semester

Course Credit
MATH 421 or MATH 441 3
MATH 431 or MATH 454 4
DA, DH or DL: Arts, Humanities, Literature I 3
Upper Elective 3
WI Elective 3
Credits 16

Y3: Spring Semester

Course Credit
MATH 422 or MATH 496 3
GE GCC 3
DA, DH or DL: Arts, Humanities, Literature II 3
Upper Elective 3
WI Elective 3
Credits 15

Y4: Fall Semester

Course Credit
MATH 421 or MATH 441 3
MATH 431 or MATH 454 3
DB: Biological Science or DP: Physical Science 3
Upper Elective 3
Upper Elective 3
Credits 15

Y4: Spring Semester

Course Credit
MATH 422 or MATH 496 3
WI Upper Elective 3
Upper Elective 3
Upper Elective 3
Elective 3
Credits 15

Notes:

  1. MATH 310 should be taken as soon as possible after MATH 242 to ensure timely academic progress.
  2. Years 3 and 4 may be switched as MATH 431-432 and MATH 454-455 are offered alternating years.
  3. MATH 314 and MATH 317 are recommended electives in the Spring semester preceding MATH 431 and MATH 454 respectively.
  4. PHIL 345 is recommended as an elective in Year 2 or Year 3.
  5. Students must earn at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA in courses required for the major.
  6. At least 45 credits must be earned in courses at the 300- and 400- level.
  7. Some students may place into a course below MATH 241. It is recommended that students work up to MATH 241 as quickly as possible to ensure timely progress through the major.
  8. MATH 496 may be taken earlier and for 1 to 3 credits, however a total of 3 credits is required for the major.