Program Requirements

Hours: 79-81

Major Courses - 36 hours

INF 120 Principles of Programming I (3)
MTH 193 Calculus I (4) CMA
MTH 194 Calculus II (4)
MTH 220 Discrete Mathematics (3)
MTH 255 Introduction to Linear Algebra (3)
MTH 293 Calculus III (4)
MTH 301 Mathematical Modeling (3)
MTH 310 Differential Equations (3)
MTH 320 Probability/Statistics (4)
MTH 400 Senior Research (1) (2 hours of MTH 400 taken over two semesters is required)

Choose one from the following courses

MTH 305 College Geometry (3)
MTH 315 Number Theory (3)
MTH 325 Numerical Analysis (3)
MTH 361 Abstract Algebra (3)
MTH 391 Advanced Calculus (3)

Business Courses - 43-45 Hours

ACC 213 Principles of Accounting I - Financial (3)
ACC 214 Principles of Accounting II - Managerial (3)
CIS 203 Business Information Technology (3)
ECO 211 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
ECO 212 Principles of Microeconomics (3) CEP
FIN 300 Corporate Finance (3)
MGT 300 Management/Org Behavior (3)

ETH:REL 251 Business Ethics (3) CE
or
ETH:PHI 397 Ethical Conduct of Business (3) CE

BUS 210 Business Law I (3)
MKT 300 Principles of Marketing (3)

Choose four additional 200 level or above ECO or FIN courses (12)

Required Co-Op Experience (3 Hours)

MTH 396 Cooperative Education Work Experience: Parallel (3) EXP
or
MTH 496 Cooperative Education Work Experience: Alternating (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.