The School of Arts & Sciences

Department of Computer Science & Mathematics

Minor in Mathematics

This minor is open to students from all majors.

Educational objectives

The objective of the mathematics minor is to provide students with a strong background in the skills of logic, reasoning, and critical thinking. More precisely the objectives aim to:

Learning outcomes

Students who successfully complete the mathematics minor will be able to:


The following courses totaling 18 credits are recommended for the Minor in Mathematics.

Core Courses (9 credits)

Number Course Cr
MTH201 Calculus III 3
MTH207 Discrete Structures I 3
MTH311 or MTH401 Abstract Algebra or Introduction to Real Analysis 3

Elective Courses (9 credits)

Students should successfully complete three courses from the list of electives below:

Number Course Cr
MTH206 Calculus IV 3
MTH301 Linear Algebra 3
MTH302 Geometry 3
MTH303 Numerical Methods 3
MTH304 Differential Equations 3
MTH305 Probability and Statistics 3
MTH306 Non-linear Dynamics & Chaos 3
MTH307 Discrete Structures II 3
MTH308 Number Theory 3
MTH309 Graph Theory 3
MTH311 Abstract Algebra 3
MTH401 Introduction to Real Analysis 3
MTH409 Introduction to Topology 3
MTH498 Topics in Mathematics  3


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