# Mathematics with Concentration in Statistics and Applied Mathematics BS

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**Description**

Students in the statistics and applied math concentration will learn essential skills in sampling, experimental design, data modeling, and computer programming skills for model development and data analysis.

**Outcomes**

1. Students will demonstrate proficiency at formulating questions and use appropriate mathematical techniques to solve problems, both inside and outside mathematics.

2. Students will recognize the need for mathematical rigor, and competently analyze and produce rigorous mathematical arguments.

3. Students will be able to use appropriate technologies and media to seek out and understand mathematics, and clearly communicate the results and conclusions to both professional and non-professional audiences.

4. Students will be exposed to the major areas of mathematics with an emphasis on making connections between the disciplines.

5. Students will demonstrate proficiency and expertise in sampling, experimental design, and data analysis.

## Curriculum

### Core Curriculum

#### English (3-8 units)

Please see the English section of the College's Core Curriculum#### Study and Technology Skills (0-3 credits)

Please see the Study and Technology Skills section of the College's Core Curriculum#### Mathematics (4 credits)

MATH 181 | Calculus I | 4.00 |

#### Natural Sciences (8 credits; 1 of the following combinations)

BIOL 196 | Principles of Modern Biology I | 4.00 |

BIOL 197 | Principles of Modern Biology II | 4.00 |

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CHEM 121 | General Chemistry I | 4.00 |

CHEM 122 | General Chemistry II | 4.00 |

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PHYS 151 | General Physics I | 4.00 |

PHYS 152 | General Physics II | 4.00 |

#### Fine Arts (3 credits, 1 course)

Please see the Fine Arts section of the College's Core Curriculum#### Constitution (3-6 credits)

Please see the Constitution section of the College's Core Curriculum#### Humanities (6 credits, 2 courses)

Please see the Humanities section of the College's Core Curriculum#### Social Sciences (3 credits, one course)

Please see the Social Sciences section of the College's Core Curriculum#### Cultural Diversity (3 credits, 1 course)

Please see the Cultural Diversity section of the College Core Curriculum### Major Requirements

Must pass courses in this section with a C- or better#### Math Courses (15 courses, 47 units)

Must pass courses in this section with a C- or betterMATH 182 | Calculus II | 4.00 |

MATH 283 | Calculus III | 4.00 |

MATH 301 | Introduction to Proofs: Logic, Sets, and Functions | 3.00 |

MATH 314 | History of Mathematics | 3.00 |

MATH 330 | Linear Algebra I | 3.00 |

MATH 352 | Probability and Statistics | 3.00 |

MATH 381 | Methods of Discrete Mathematics | 3.00 |

MATH 427 | Differential Equations | 3.00 |

MATH 430 | Linear Algebra II | 3.00 |

MATH 453 | Abstract Algebra | 3.00 |

MATH 455 | Elementary Theory of Numbers | 3.00 |

MATH 457 | Introduction to Real Analysis I | 3.00 |

MATH 459 | Elementary Complex Analysis | 3.00 |

MATH 475 | Euclidean and Non-Euclidean Geometry | 3.00 |

MATH 489 | Advanced Mathematical Topics | 3.00 |

#### Math Elective (3 credits)

Must pass courses in this section with a C- or betterChoose one of the following (3 credits):

MATH 454 | Abstract Algebra II | 3.00 |

MATH 458 | Introduction to Real Analysis II | 3.00 |

#### Statistics and applied mathematics courses (15 units, 5 courses)

Must pass courses in this section with a C- or better.CS 135 | Computer Science I | 3.00 |

CS 202 | Computer Science II | 3.00 |

MATH 420 | Mathematical Modeling | 3.00 |

STAT 461 | A First Course in Probability | 3.00 |

STAT 467 | Introduction to Mathematical Statistics I | 3.00 |

#### Upper Division Math-Related Electives (3 credits)

Must pass courses in this section with a C- or better.*Choose one course (3 units) from any upper-division MATH/STAT course or a subject-matter course with substantial quantitative content (with Advisor approval).*

Upper Division MATH or Upper Division STAT elective | 3.00 |

Summary of credit requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Mathematics with Concentration in Statistics and Applied Mathematics

College Core Curriculum |
33-44 |

Mathematics Courses | 50 |

Statistics & Applied Mathematics | 18 |

Electives | 8-19 |

Total Credits |
120 |