BS Four-Year Degree Plan: Comprehensive

This is a model four-year degree plan. Your path to graduation may vary based on factors such as college credit you earned while in high school, your choice of general education electives, and your placement in English and Mathematics. This degree program can be completed in eight semesters.

This is only a sample schedule; visit with your advisor to develop a plan that is right for you. Check out the course rotation before scheduling your classes.

The following degree plan is based on the general education program instituted in fall 2014. For the previous general education requirements, please access these Student Transition Resources.

First semester (fall)

CoursesHours
Total hours16
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations 2
CSC 130 The World of Computer Science 3
ENG 110 Writing I 3
ECO 155 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
MTH 261 Analytic Geometry and Calculus I 5

Second semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Total hours14
COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
MTH 315 Algebraic Structures 3
MTH 280 Analytic Geometry and Calculus II 5
HST 121 Survey of the History of the United States to 1877
or HST 122 Survey of the History of the United States Since 1877
3

Third semester (fall)

CoursesHours
Total hours17
MTH 302 Multivariate Calculus 3
MTH 333 Linear Algebra 3
General Education (Social Science) 3
PHY 203 Foundations of Physics I 5
General Education (Humanities) 3

Fourth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Total hours16
ENG 221 Writing II: Writing for the Professions 3
MTH 303 Differential Equations 3
MTH 532 Introduction to Abstract Algebra 3
General Education (Life Science) 4
MTH 121 Multicultural Views of History and Mathematics 3

Fifth semester (fall)

CoursesHours
Total hours16
MTH 540 Statistical Theory I 3
MTH Required Elective 3
MTH Required Elective 3
General Education (Public Issues) 3
General Elective 4

Sixth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Total hours16
MTH 503 Advanced Calculus I 3
MTH Required Elective 3
General Education (Arts) 3
General Elective 4
MTH 541 Statistical Theory II 3

Seventh semester (fall)

CoursesHours
Total hours19
MTH 421 Numerical Analysis I 3
MTH Required Elective 3
MTH Required Elective 3
General Elective 3
General Elective 3
General Elective 4

Eighth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Total hours14
MTH 497 Topics 1
MTH Required Elective 3
Mathematics Elective 3
General Elective 4
General Elective 3