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Bachelor of Science Mathematics - Applied Mathematics Concentration - Columbus State University

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Bachelor of Science Mathematics - Applied Mathematics Concentration

College of Letters and Sciences
Degree Program Course Requirements

For general degree requirements, see the College of Letters and Sciences and
the General Degree Requirements pages.

Area A Essential Skills Required Hours: 9
ENGL 1101 (with a grade of "C" or better)
ENGL 1102 (with a grade of "C" or better)
Select one of the following courses:
MATH 1113/MATH 1131

Area B Institutional Options Required Hours: 4
COMM 1110
Select one of the following courses:
ITDS 1125/ITDS 1779/ITDS 2726/ITDS 2727/ITDS 2735/ITDS 2746/ITDS 2748/ITDS 2749/ITDS 2755
Select one of the following courses:
EURO 2105/ LIBR 1105/ LEAD 1705/ POLS 2401/ HIST 1111/HIST 1112/Foreign Language 1001, 1002, 2001, or 2002/Any Area C-E course with a study abroad component.
Note: the two extra hours may be used as electives.

Area C Humanities/Fine Arts/Ethics Required Hours: 6
Select one of the following humanities courses:
ENGL 2111/ENGL 2112/ITDS 1145*/ITDS 1155/ITDS 2125/PHIL 2010
Select one of the following fine arts courses:
ARTH 1100/ ITDS 1145*/ MUSC 1100/ THEA 1100
*ITDS 1145, though listed under both humanities and fine arts, may be taken only once.

Area D Science/Math/Technology Required Hours: 11
Select two lab science courses from below:
ASTR 1105/1305; BIOL 1215K; BIOL 1225K; CHEM 1211/1211L; CHEM 1212/1212L; GEOL 1112/1112L; GEOL 1121; GEOL 1122/1322; GEOL 2225; PHYS 1111/1311; PHYS 1112/1312; PHYS 2211/2311; PHYS 2212/2312
Take one the following course:
MATH 1131/MATH 1132

Area E Social Sciences Required Hours: 12
Select one course from the following two courses:
HIST 2111
HIST 2112
Take the following course:
POLS 1101
Select one behavioral science course from the following courses:
ECON 2105/ECON 2106/ PHIL 2030/ PSYC 1101/ SOCI 1101
Select one world cultures course from the following courses:
ANTH 1105/ANTH 1107/ANTH 2105/ANTH 2136/ ENGL 2136/ GEOG 1101/ HIST 1111/HIST 1112/ ITDS 1146/ITDS 1156

Wellness Requirement Required Hours: 3
PHED 1205
Select any one PEDS course.

Area F Courses Related to Major Required Hours: 18
CPSC 1301 Computer Science
MATH 1131 Calculus/Analytical Geometry 1 (one semester hour from Area A or D)
MATH 1132 Calculus/Analytical Geometry 2 (four semester hours or one semester hour from Area D)
MATH 2115 Introduction to Linear Algebra
MATH 2135 Calculus/Analytical Geometry 3
STAT 1127 Introductory Statistics
Guided electives1 (0 or 3 hours)

1Guided elective will be selected from among freshman and sophomore level courses in science, business, and education based upon student interests and career goals and requiring the approval of a faculty advisor and the Mathematics Department Chair.

Area G Program Requirements Required Hours: 34-43
CPSC 1301L Computer Science Lab
MATH 2125 Introduction to Discrete Mathematics
MATH 3155 Foundations of Adv Mathematics
MATH 3175 Introduction to Probability
MATH 4795 Senior Seminar in Mathematics
MATH 5151 Introduction to Real Analysis 1
MATH 5175 Mathematical Statistics

Select one of the following:

1. Actuarial Science Track
ACCT 2101 Principles of Accounting 2
ECON 2105 Principles of Macroeconomics2
ECON 2106 Principles of Microeconomics2
MATH 3106 Mathematical Theory of Interest
MATH 3108 Introduction to Actuarial Science
MATH 5126 Actuarial Regression and Time Series
FINC 3109 Managerial Finance for Non-Business Majors
FINC 3115 Financial Analysis

2Required unless completed in Area E or Area F.

2. Statistics Track
STAT 3127 Statistical Computing
STAT 5176 Statistical Design and Analysis of Experiments
STAT 5177 Applied Regression Analysis
Select any two of the following:
STAT 5117 Applied Multivariate Analysis
STAT 5118 Applied Nonparametric Methods
STAT 5119 Applied Categorical Data Analysis

Area H Program Electives Required Hours: 17-26 hours
Hours in Area G and Area H must total 60 semester hours, with a total of 39 semester hours at the 3000 level or higher.

Total Hours Required: 123

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