Campuses:
Twin Cities Campus
Mathematics MinorCLA Dean's Office
College of Liberal Arts
Students complete all the lower division requirements in the mathematics major, plus two upper division electives.
Program Delivery
This program is available:
Admission Requirements
For information about University of Minnesota admission requirements, visit the
Office of Admissions
website.
Required prerequisites
Calculus I & II
Take exactly 2 course(s) totaling exactly 8 credit(s) from the following:
Calculus I
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MATH 1271  Calculus I
[MATH]
(4.0 cr)
or
MATH 1371  CSE Calculus I
[MATH]
(4.0 cr)
or
MATH 1571H  Honors Calculus I
[MATH]
(4.0 cr)
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Calculus II
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MATH 1272  Calculus II
(4.0 cr)
or
MATH 1372  CSE Calculus II
(4.0 cr)
or
MATH 1572H  Honors Calculus II
(4.0 cr)
Required prerequisites
2xxx/3xxxHLevel Calculus Course
Take exactly 1 course(s) totaling 4  5 credit(s) from the following:
Linear Algebra & Differential Equations
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MATH 2243  Linear Algebra and Differential Equations
(4.0 cr)
or
MATH 2373  CSE Linear Algebra and Differential Equations
(4.0 cr)
or
MATH 2574H  Honors Calculus IV
(4.0 cr)
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Multivariable Calculus
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MATH 2263  Multivariable Calculus
(4.0 cr)
or
MATH 2374  CSE Multivariable Calculus and Vector Analysis
(4.0 cr)
or
MATH 2573H  Honors Calculus III
(4.0 cr)
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Honors Mathematics
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MATH 3592H  Honors Mathematics I
(5.0 cr)
or
MATH 3593H  Honors Mathematics II
(5.0 cr)
Minor Requirements
Students may earn no more than one undergraduate degree in mathematics: a BA, a BS, or a minor.
Remaining 2xxx/3xxxHLevel Calculus Course
Courses that counted towards the Admissions requirement for the mathematics BA may not also count towards this requirement.
Take exactly 1 course(s) totaling 4  5 credit(s) from the following:
Linear Algebra & Differential Equations
MATH 2243  Linear Algebra and Differential Equations
(4.0 cr)
or
MATH 2373  CSE Linear Algebra and Differential Equations
(4.0 cr)
or
MATH 2574H  Honors Calculus IV
(4.0 cr)
or
Multivariable Calculus
MATH 2263  Multivariable Calculus
(4.0 cr)
or
MATH 2374  CSE Multivariable Calculus and Vector Analysis
(4.0 cr)
or
MATH 2573H  Honors Calculus III
(4.0 cr)
or
Honors Mathematics
MATH 3593H  Honors Mathematics II
(5.0 cr)
Sequences, Series, and Foundations
This course requirement will be waived for students who take MATH 3592H and 3593H.
Take exactly 1 course(s) totaling 3  4 credit(s) from the following:
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MATH 2283  Sequences, Series, and Foundations
(3.0 cr)
or
MATH 3283W  Sequences, Series, and Foundations: Writing Intensive
[WI]
(4.0 cr)
Electives
Selection of MATH course electives for the minor requires department advisor approval. As many as 1 STAT course (Theory of Statistics I or II) listed below may count towards the Electives requirement.
Take exactly 2 course(s) totaling 6  8 credit(s) from the following:
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MATH 4065  Theory of Interest
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 4151  Elementary Set Theory
(3.0 cr)
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MATH 4152  Elementary Mathematical Logic
(3.0 cr)
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MATH 4242  Applied Linear Algebra
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 4281  Introduction to Modern Algebra
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 4428  Mathematical Modeling
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 4512  Differential Equations with Applications
(3.0 cr)
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MATH 4567  Applied Fourier Analysis
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 4603  Advanced Calculus I
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 4604  Advanced Calculus II
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 4653  Elementary Probability
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 4707  Introduction to Combinatorics and Graph Theory
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5067  Actuarial Mathematics I
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5068  Actuarial Mathematics II
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5075  Mathematics of Options, Futures, and Derivative Securities I
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5076  Mathematics of Options, Futures, and Derivative Securities II
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5165  Mathematical Logic I
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5166  Mathematical Logic II
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5248  Cryptology and Number Theory
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5251  ErrorCorrecting Codes, Finite Fields, Algebraic Curves
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5285H  Honors: Fundamental Structures of Algebra I
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5286H  Honors: Fundamental Structures of Algebra II
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5335  Geometry I
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5336  Geometry II
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5345H  Honors: Introduction to Topology
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5378  Differential Geometry
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5385  Introduction to Computational Algebraic Geometry
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5445  Mathematical Analysis of Biological Networks
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5447  Theoretical Neuroscience
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5467  Introduction to the Mathematics of Image and Data Analysis
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5485  Introduction to Numerical Methods I
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5486  Introduction To Numerical Methods II
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5525  Introduction to Ordinary Differential Equations
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5535  Dynamical Systems and Chaos
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5583  Complex Analysis
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5587  Elementary Partial Differential Equations I
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5588  Elementary Partial Differential Equations II
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5615H  Honors: Introduction to Analysis I
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5616H  Honors: Introduction to Analysis II
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5652  Introduction to Stochastic Processes
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5654  Prediction and Filtering
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5705  Enumerative Combinatorics
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5707  Graph Theory and Nonenumerative Combinatorics
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5711  Linear Programming and Combinatorial Optimization
(4.0 cr)
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MATH 5651  Basic Theory of Probability and Statistics
(4.0 cr)
or
STAT 5101  Theory of Statistics I
(4.0 cr)
·
STAT 5102  Theory of Statistics II
(4.0 cr)


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