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First Year Core Mathematics Options

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Options for the Mathematics Requirement in the Core Curriculum:

Schools

Programs

Math 1304

Math 1306

Math 1308

Math 2303

HEB School of Business and Administration

All students must complete College Algebra (or a higher level mathematics course) with a grade of C or better. While higher-level math classes are acceptable, the Dean and the faculty prefer that students take MATH 1304 College Algebra.

Yes

No

 

No

College of Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences

ARTS

Yes

HR2

Yes

Yes

CRJU (Criminal Justice)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

CLST (Cultural Studies)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

ENGL (English)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

GOVT (Government)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

HIST (History)

Yes

R1

Yes

Yes

INST (International Affairs)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

MUSI (Music)

Yes

R1

Yes

Yes

MUST (Music Industry Studies)

Yes

R1

Yes

Yes

MUTH (Music Therapy)

No

No

No

Yes

PMIN (Pastoral Ministry)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

PHIL (Philosophy)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

PSYC  (Psychology)

Yes

No

No

Yes

RELS (Religious Studies)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

SOCI (Sociology)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

SPAN (Spanish)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

THAR (Theatre Arts)

Yes

R1

Yes

Yes

         

Dreeben School of Education:

Education majors have to take MATH 1304 College Algebra to fulfill their Core requirement. In addition, EC4 majors have to take MATH 2374 Mathematics for Elementary Teachers and MATH 2375 Mathematics & Science Pedagogy for Elementary Teachers.

Yes

No

 

 

No

No

Feik School of Pharmacy:

All Students have to take MATH 1311 Pre-Calculus, MATH 2312 Calculus and MATH 2303 Intro to Probability & Statistics. The pre-requisites for MATH 1311 are a sufficiently high score on SAT, UIW mathematics placement test, or MATH 1304 College Algebra.

Pre-requisite

No

 

No

Yes

School of Interactive Media & Design:

Computer Information Systems

No

No

No

Yes

Communication Arts, Fashion Management, Graphic Design, 3D Animation and Game Design, and Interior Design

All SMD students (except CIS) must complete College Algebra or a higher level mathematics course with a grade of C or better. While higher-level mathematics classes are acceptable, the Dean and the faculty prefer that students take MATH 1304 College Algebra.

Yes

Yes

 

No

School of Mathematics, Science & Engineering

BIOLOGY

Yes

No

No

Yes

All other programs

Yes

No

No

No

School of Nursing & Health Professions:

Athletic Training

Yes

No

 

No

Nuclear Medicine

Yes

No

No

No

Nursing

No

No

No

Yes

Kinesiology

Yes

Yes (Non-Cert & Trainer only)

 

No

No

           

R=recommended                                HR=Highly recommended

updated on 2/27/2014