May 21, 2018
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These degree requirements are subject to periodic revision by the academic department, and the College reserves the right to make exceptions and substitutions as judged necessary in individual cases. Therefore, the College strongly urges students to consult regularly with their major advisor and CLAS advisor to confirm the best plans of study before finalizing them.
- This is an on-campus program.
Declaring This Major
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To earn a degree, students must satisfy all requirements in each of the three areas below, in addition to their individual major requirements.
- Students must complete a total of at least 30 upper-division MATH semester hours (typically 10 courses).
- Students must complete at least 15 upper-division semester hours in MATH in residence at CU Denver.
- A grade of C- or better is needed in each class counted toward the MATH major.
- A minimum GPA of 2.25 is required for all MATH courses applying to MATH requirements.
Take both of the following Computer Science courses:
- CSCI 1410 - Fundamentals of Computing
- CSCI 1411 - Fundamentals of Computing Laboratory
Take all of the following Mathematics courses:
- MATH 1401 - Calculus I
- MATH 2411 - Calculus II
- MATH 2421 - Calculus III
- MATH 3000 - Introduction to Abstract Mathematics
- MATH 3191 - Applied Linear Algebra
- MATH 3200 - Elementary Differential Equations
- MATH 3382 - Statistical Theory
- MATH 4310 - Introduction to Real Analysis I
- MATH 4650 - Numerical Analysis I
- MATH 4733 - Partial Differential Equations
- MATH 4779 - Math Clinic
Take two approved Mathematics electives (at least six semester hours) above the 3000 level, excluding 3040, 3195, 3511, 3800, 3999, 4012, 4013, 4014 and 4830.
Take three additional courses countable towards a major in the following subjects: Business, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Geology or Physics. Other areas allowable on a case-by-case basis.