Department of Mathematics and Statistics
BA in Mathematics - Pure Mathematics Concentration
Mathematics majors intending to pursue graduate work in mathematics should consider this concentration, and are urged to take Real Analysis, Abstract Algebra, Topology, and one year of French or German. Those intending to teach at the secondary level should choose this concentration.
In addition to the requirements listed in the BA, the following items are required for the Pure Mathematics Concentration. (15 credit hours)
a. Successful completion of three of the courses listed below:
MAT 352 Real Analysis
MAT 355 Complex Analysis
MAT 392 Theory of Numbers
MAT 395 Abstract Algebra
MAT 490 Topology
MAT 470, 371 Non-Euclidean or College Geometry
b. Successful completion of at least two additional mathematics courses numbered 260 or above, excluding MAT 380.