Mathematics
Mathematics Classes
MTH 101 : College Algebra
Credits: 3
Review of algebra, including the real number system, and study of functions, including the exponential and polynomial.
MTH 105 : Math for Liberal Arts
Credits: 3
Exponential growth and decay, simple interest, compound interest, inflation, loans, combinations, permutations, probability, odds, expectation, frequency distributions, descriptive statistics, and the normal distribution.
Prerequisites
MTH 110 : Elementary Functions
Credits: 3
Exponential, logarithmic, and trigonometric functions and elementary matrix theory including determinants and systems of equations in preparation for calculus.
Prerequisites
MTH 115 : Discrete Mathematics
Credits: 3
Sets and set operations, combinatorics, and elements of graph theory.
Prerequisites
MTH 210 : Calculus I
Credits: 4
Limits, differentiation, and integration of algebraic, trigonometric, logarithmic, and exponential functions with their applications.
Prerequisites
MTH 110 or permission of instructor.
MTH 220 : Calculus II
Credits: 4
Applications and techniques of integration, sequences, infinite series, and transcendental functions.
Prerequisites
MTH 210 or permission of instructor.
MTH 230 : Calculus III
Credits: 4
Vectors and polar coordinates, functions of several variables, partial differentiation, multiple integration, and line integrals, as well as Green’s Theorem, Stokes’ Theorem, and Gauss’ Theorem.
Prerequisites
MTH 220 or permission of instructor.
MTH 290 : Foundations of Modern Mathematics
Credits: 3
An introduction to the method of formal proof. Topics include logic, set theory, relations, functions and cardinality.
Prerequisites
MTH 210 or permission of instructor.
MTH 300 : Differential Equations
Credits: 3
Ordinary differential equations and Laplace transforms.
Prerequisites
MTH 330 : Linear Algebra
Credits: 3
Algebra of finite dimensional linear spaces, linear transformations and matrices, eigenvalues, and eigenvectors.
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MTH 360 : Probability and Statistics
Credits: 3
Elementary probability, distribution functions, sampling, and testing statistical hypothesis.
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MTH 400 : Secondary Methods in Mathematics
Credits: 3
Preparation of mathematics students for their roles as secondary mathematics teachers.
MTH 415 : Numerical Analysis
Credits: 3
Error analysis, interpolation, approximate differentiation, approximate integration, solutions to differential equations, matrix manipulation, and solutions to systems of linear equations. (Same as CSC 415)
Prerequisites
MTH 300 and CSC 115 or 140
MTH 420 : Abstract Algebra I
Credits: 3
An introduction to the algebraic structure of the integers and groups, including equivalence relations, subgroups, normal subgroups, homomorphisms, Lagrange’s theorem, and Sylow’s theorem.
Prerequisites
MTH 290 and 330 or permission of instructor.
MTH 421 : Abstract Algebra II
Credits: 3
A continuation of MTH 420, including rings, fields, Galois theory, and solvability by radicals.
Prerequisites
MTH 440 : Advanced Calculus I
Credits: 3
The real numbers; series; continuous, uniformly continuous, differentiable, and integrable functions; sequences; compact sets; the Heine-Borel theorem; the Bolzano-Weierstrass theorem; limits; and the fundamental theorem of calculus.
Prerequisites
MTH 220 and 290
MTH 441 : Advanced Calculus II
Credits: 3
A continuation of MTH 440 to multivariate calculus, including sequences and series of functions, uniform convergence and power series, partial derivatives, the Inverse and Implicit Function Theorems, and multiple integrals.
Prerequisites
MTH 445 : Special Topics
Credits: 3
An exploration of one or more advanced undergraduate topics in mathematics not included in the list of courses in the catalog. The course name and appropriate prerequisites will be announced well in advance.
MTH 447 : Mathematics Seminar
Credits: 1 - 4
Taken in the senior year, resulting in a paper to be presented to the faculty.