2018-19
Undergraduate Degree & Course Catalog

Mathematics Minor - Program Requirements

Mathematics

244 Mathematics Building
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260
716-645-8785
716-645-5039
www.math.buffalo.edu
David Hemmer
Chair
Joseph Hundley
Director of Undergraduate Studies

Completing the Mathematics Minor Program

Academic Requirements

A minimum GPA of 2.0 is required in these courses for departmental recommendation for a minor in mathematics.

Transfer Credit Policy

SUNY Seamless Transfer is a SUNY-wide program intended to make transferring to UB and other SUNY Schools simple and efficient for SUNY students. SUNY has defined courses that SUNY students can take before transferring which will apply to the major at UB and ensure timely graduation.

Information about the Transfer Path for this major can be found on the SUNY Website.

Students are encouraged to contact their academic advisor or department to discuss how their coursework will apply to their degree. 

Prerequisite Courses

MTH 141 College Calculus I
MTH 142 College Calculus II
MTH 241 College Calculus III

Required Courses

MTH 306 Introduction to Differential Equations
MTH 309 Introductory Linear Algebra
Two additional 300/400-level mathematics electives from within the Department of Mathematics. *STA 301 and STA 302 may be taken in place of MTH 411 and MTH 412.

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

Total Credits Required for Minor/Certificate 26

Minors and certificates must be completed in conjunction with a major and all university degree requirements must be met.

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.

Published: August 16, 2018 09:19:42 AM