Curriculum- Mathematics, B.S.

Course requirements (minimum 120 credits)

A. General Education Courses

Refer to the General Education Bulletin for specific requirements. MA2500 is strongly recommended.

B. Major requirements -14 Courses

1. Required Core Courses- 11 Courses

  • MA2310 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I
  • MA2320 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II
  • MA3030 Discrete Mathematics
  • MA3160 Linear Algebra
  • MA3210 Introduction to Probability & Statistics
  • MA3330 Calculus and Analytic Geometry III
  • MA3520 Transition to Advanced Mathematics
  • MA4360 Differential Equations
  • MA5120 Abstract Algebra I
  • MA5320 Advanced Calculus I
  • CS2510 Computer Programming I

2. Elective Courses- 3 Courses

  • MA4100 Number Theory
  • MA4200 Probability
  • MA4510 Geometry
  • MA4910 Operations Research I
  • MA4920 Operations Research II
  • MA5230 Mathematical Statistics
  • MA5380 Complex Analysis
  • MA5510 Topology
  • CS2511 Computer Programming II
  • CS3810 Data Structures & Algorithms
  • Any 4000 or 5000 Level Mathematics Course

C. General Electives

In consultation with academic advisor, for a total of 120 credits.

D. Other Requirements

A grade of C or better is needed in all Math and CIS courses. Transfer students must complete a minimum of 28 credits of the required major courses at or above the 3000 level at Old Westbury.

E. College Wide Requirement

  • 120 credits overall (40 credits at Old Westbury, may transfer a maximum of 80 credits)
  • 45 Upper Division credits (3000, 4000, or 5000 level courses)
  • 60 LIberal Arts credits
  • Cumulative Grade Point Average of 2.0