# Minor Requirements

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### Math Minor

A minor in mathematics helps a student to strengthen their mathematical preparation and serves as a complement to programs in other scientific and technical fields.

To earn a minor in mathematics, a student must take **Calculus I-III, MA 113, MA 114, MA 213** and **MA 322**, **Matrix algebra and its applications** and **six additional Hours of courses numbered greater than MA 213**. Suggested courses include **MA 214**, **Calculus IV**, **MA 261** **Introduction to Number Theory**, **MA/STA 320 Introductory Probability**, **CS/MA 321 Introduction to Numerical Analysis**, **MA 330 History of Mathematics**, **MA 340 Applicable Algebra**, **MA 341 Topics in Geometry**, **MA 351 Elementary Topology I**, **MA 361 Elementary Modern Algebra I**, or **any 400 level mathematics course**.

To declare a minor, a student must visit the advising center of the college of their primary major. The Director of Undergraduate Studies and the Mathematics Advisor are available to answer questions.