Program Requirements

Hours: 79-81

Major Courses - 36 hours

MTH 193Calculus I (4) MA/CMA

MTH 194Calculus II (4) MA/CMA

MTH 195Introduction to Math Computing (3)

MTH 220Discrete Mathematics (3) MA

MTH 255Introduction to Linear Algebra (3) MA

MTH 293Calculus III (4) MA/CMA

MTH 301Mathematical Modeling (3) MA

MTH 310Differential Equations (3) MA

MTH 320Probability/Statistics (4) MA

MTH 400Senior Research (1)

(2 hours of MTH 400 taken over two semesters is required)

Choose one from the following courses:

MTH 305College Geometry (3) MA

MTH 315Number Theory (3) MA

MTH 325Numerical Analysis (3) MA

MTH 361Abstract Algebra (3) MA

MTH 391Advanced Calculus (3) MA

Business Courses - 43-45 Hours

ACC 213Principles of Accounting I (3)

ACC 214Principles of Accounting II (3)

CIS 203Business Information Technology (3)

ECO 211Principles of Macroeconomics (3) S

ECO 212Principles of Microeconomics (3) S/CEP

FIN 300Corporate Finance (3)

MGT 300Management/Org Behavior (3)

ETH:REL 251Business Ethics (3) E/CE

or

ETH:PHI 397Ethical Conduct of Business (3) E/CE

BUS 210Business Law I (3)

MKT 300Principles of Marketing (3)

Choose four additional 200 level or above ECO or FIN courses - 12 hours

Required Co-Op Experience (1-3 Hours)

MTH 396Cooperative Education Work Experience: Parallel (1-3) EXP

Program Outcomes

Students who successfully complete the mathematics/financial economics major will be able to:

  • independently read and understand mathematics.
  • understand the processes in mathematics, methods of formal proof, problem solving techniques and strategies, and applications of computers in mathematics.
  • understand the branches of mathematics and how they are related.
  • apply mathematical concepts to problems in various areas of business such as finance, economics and accounting.
  • analyze business situations and make creative, logical and ethical decisions.
  • use technology as it is used in business.
  • communicate effectively in business situations.
  • apply a current and broad-based knowledge of business to the business environment.
  • apply awareness of global and social issues in the business environment.