## Mathematics

244 Mathematics BuildingNorth Campus

Buffalo, NY 14260

**Gino Biondini**

Chair

**Joseph Hundley**

Director of Undergraduate Studies

math-undergrad@buffalo.edu

## Economics

415 Fronczak HallNorth Campus

Buffalo, NY 14260-1520

**Dr. Alex Anas**

Chair

**Dr. Peter Morgan**

Director of Undergraduate Studies

pbmorgan@buffalo.edu

**Dr. Winston Chiang**

Director of the Masters Program

ecowwc@buffalo.edu

### Associated Programs

- Economics BA
- Economics BA/MA
- Economics BA/MS
- Economics Minor
- Mathematics BA - General Curriculum
- Mathematics BA - Computing and Applied Mathematics Concentration
- Mathematics BA - General Study in Applied Mathematics Concentration
- Mathematics BA - General Study in Mathematics Concentration
- Mathematics BA - General Study in Mathematics and Education Concentration
- Mathematics BS - General Study in Applied Mathematics Concentration
- Mathematics BS - General Study in Mathematics Concentration
- Mathematics BA/MA

### Associated Subjects

## Completing the Mathematics-Economics BA Program

### Academic Requirements

A minimum GPA of 2.5 in the prerequisite courses.

### Transfer Credit Policy

Transfer students who intend to major in mathematics are urged to consult the director of undergraduate studies before or very early in their first semester at the University at Buffalo to determine equivalency of transferred mathematics courses. Transfer students are required to complete at least four upper-division courses in the Department of Mathematics at the University at Buffalo.

### Prerequisite Courses

### Required Courses

ECO 405 Microeconomic Theory

ECO 407 Macroeconomic Theory or ECO 337 Honors Macroeconomic Theory

MTH 306 Introduction to Differential Equations

MTH 309 Introductory Linear Algebra

MTH 311 Introduction to Higher Mathematics

MTH 411 Probability Theory

MTH 412 Introduction to Statistical Inference

MTH 419 Introduction to Abstract Algebra or MTH 420 Abstract Linear Algebra

MTH 431 Introduction to Real Variables I

One 300/400-level mathematics course

Two 300/400-level courses in economics (not ECO 480 or ECO 481)

UB Seminar courses cannot count towards major requirements.

### Departmental Honors Requirements

The honors program in mathematics requires completion of all requirements for a BA degree in Mathematics. Students must maintain a minimum GPA to graduate with distinction, and write an honors thesis under the direction of a faculty member.

### Total Credit Hours Required

Credits Required for Major | 52 |

Additional Credits Required for UB Curriculum | 39 |

Additional Credits Required for Electives | 29 |

Total Credits Required for Degree | 120 |

*Students should consult with an academic advisor to determine how any transfer or exam credit might be utilized in meeting general education, prerequisite, or major requirements.*

Total Credit Hours Required represents the minimum credits needed to complete this program, and may vary based on a number of circumstances. This chart should not be used for financial aid purposes.