Jan 31, 2023  
2022-2023 University of Wyoming Catalog 
    
2022-2023 University of Wyoming Catalog

Mathematics, B.A.


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A comprehensive math degree with training in the fundamentals of proofs, analysis, algebra, computation and math modeling. Provides a strong background for teaching, work in industry and graduate programs in math.

Upper Division


These courses, known as the transition courses, introduce students to the three main areas of mathematics research currently represented in the department.

At the upper division, all mathematics majors must take:

Depth Course


Every mathematics major must select one course that builds on the corresponding transition course. This sequence provides the student with an opportunity to study one of these areas in greater depth.

Upper Division Math Courses


Finally, an additional 15 credits of upper division math courses (3000 and above) are required. It is recommended that these courses be selected to provide a broad view of mathematics.

Two of the math electives may be chosen from a list of approved courses that have significant math content, upon approval by the student’s advisor. More details about such courses are available on the math department’s web site, www.uwyo.edu/mathstats/.

Only grades of C or better will be accepted for the major.

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