School of Mathematics, Science and Engineering

Math and Science Options for the UIW Core Curriculum

Core Requirements for Mathematics (3 credit hours)

Schools

Programs

Math
1304

Math
1306

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

CLST

Yes

Yes

Yes

ENGL

Yes

Yes

Yes

HIST

Yes

R1

Yes

INST

Yes

Yes

Yes

MUSI

Yes

R1

Yes

MUST

Yes

R1

Yes

MUTH

No

No

Yes

PHIL

Yes

Yes

Yes

POLS

Yes

Yes

Yes

PSYC

Yes

No

Yes

RELS

Yes

Yes

Yes

SOCI

Yes

Yes

Yes

SPAN

Yes

Yes

Yes

THER

Yes

R1

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

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-requisite for MATH 1311 is MATH 1304 College Algebra. Students may also be placed directly into Math 1311 through UIW mathematics placement system with sufficiently high standard test scores and high school course grades.

Pre-requisite

No

Yes

School of Interactive Media & Design:

Computer Information Systems

Yes

No

No

Communication Arts, Fashion Management, Computer Graphic Arts, and Interior Design

Yes

Yes

No

School of Mathematics, Science & Engineering

BIOLOGY

Yes

No

Yes

All other programs

Yes

No

No

School of Nursing & Health Professions:

Athletic Training

Yes

No

No

Nuclear Medicine

Yes

No

No

Nursing

No

No

Yes

Kinesiology

Yes

Yes
(Non-Cert & Trainer only)

No

 

1R:  Recommended

2HR:  Highly Recommended

Note:  Math 1308, Finite Mathematics, will be added as of Fall 2014 as an additional option to meet core math requriements.



Core Requirements for Sciences (4 credit hours)

Students may choose one of the following:

BIOL

1401

Diversity of Life and Lab

BIOL

1402

Unity of Life and Lab

BIOL

2321/2121

Anatomy and Physiology and Lab

CHEM

1405

Science in Everyday Life

ENSC

1410

Introduction to Environmental Science

ENSC

3420H

Human Dominated Ecosystems (Honors Students Only)

GEOL

1401

Physical Geology

GEOL

1311/1111

World Geography together and Lab

GEOL

1321/1112

Physical Geography and Lab

GEOL

1402

Historical Geology

GEOL

1415

Astronomy

GEOL

1420

Oceanography

GEOL

2410

Earth Science

METR

1325/1125

Natural Hazards and Lab

METR

1430

Meteorology

NUTR

2400

Environmental Nutrition

PHYS1

1301/1101

General Physics I and Lab

PHYS1

2305/2105

Physics I and Lab

PHYS1

2308/2108

Physical Science and Lab


1Not recommended for non-SMSE majors.

(added: 10/25/2013)


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