2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
    Jul 18, 2024  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Mathematical Science, B.S.

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Mathematics is an essential component of any liberal arts education, especially in this age of technology. At Maryville, the study of mathematics combines both practical and theoretical aspects. All students are required to complete a general education requirement in mathematics. The exact course depends on the requirements of the student’s major field of study. Placement exams are administered by the Retention & Advising Office.

Mathematicians are valued for their logic, rigor and analytic ability. They are viewed as capable of engaging in creative problem solving across a wide range of disciplines. Mathematical Science majors have a remarkably diverse set of choices for embarking on their careers.

General Education Requirements:

  • One course in art, music, performance or aesthetics
  • One course in English or foreign language
  • One course in philosophy
  • Two other electives chosen from English, the arts, aesthetics, foreign language, humanities, philosophy, or religion
  • One course in American history or government
  • Two electives chosen from economics, geography, history, political science, psychology or sociology
  • One course in science

Additional Requirements:

  • Additional electives to reach a total of 48 hours

Required Courses:

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