Courses Offered

Mathematics

 

A student may not take a mathematics course for credit that is a prerequisite for a mathematics course the student has already passed, unless required by an academic program, or unless approved by majority vote of the mathematics faculty.
 

MTH 10403 Mathematics Review (3 Credit Hours)

A development of basic mathematics. Topics include: the set of integers, the set of rational numbers, and introductory algebra. Applications involving ratios, proportions, percentage, and measurement are included. May not be used as mathematics elective. Course fee required. Fall Spring

MTH 11203 Introductory Algebra (3 Credit Hours)

An introduction to the concepts and techniques of algebra. Topics include: properties of the real numbers, variables, algebraic expressions, solving first and second degree equations, graphing, linear equations, systems of linear equations, and exponents. Prerequisite: A grade of C or better in MTH 10403 or equivalent skill level as indicated by the score on the placement exam. May not be used as mathematics elective. Course fee required. Fall Spring

MTH 11403 Intermediate Algebra (3 Credit Hours)

A study of the techniques of algebra for students having some background in algebra. Topics include: exponents and radicals, polynomials, factoring, rational expressions, solving second degree equations, and graphing quadratic equations. Prerequisite: A grade of "C" or better in MTH 11203 or equivalent. Skill level as indicated by the score on the placement exam. May not be used as mathematics elective. Course fee required. Fall Spring

MTH 11505 Mathematics for Educators I (5 Credit Hours)

An introduction to the fundamentals of mathematics for education majors. Topics include: problem-solving strategies, sets, numeration systems, integer and rational number operations, real numbers, and functions. Prerequisite: A grade of C or better in MTH 11403 or equivalent skill level as indicated by the score on the placement exam. May not be used as mathematics elective. Course fee required. Fall Spring

MTH 11604 Mathematics for Educators II (4 Credit Hours)

A continuation of MTH 11505. Topics include: elementary probability, data analysis, and informal geometry with an emphasis on the study of measurement and the properties of simple closed curves. Prerequisite: MTH 11505. May not be used as mathematics elective. Course fee required. Fall Spring

MTH 14505 (TM) Pre-calculus (5 Credit Hours)

An introduction to functions. Topics include: algebraic, exponential, logarithmic, and trigonometric functions. Also included are systems of linear and non-linear equations, conic sections, and vectors. Emphasis is placed on graphing with a graphing calculator. A graphing calculator is required. Prerequisite: A grade of C or better in MTH 11403 or equivalent skill level as indicated by the score on the placement exam. May not be used as mathematics elective. Course fee required. Fall Spring

MTH 15105 (TM) Calculus I (5 Credit Hours)

Pre-calculus Review, Limits, Continuity, The Derivative, Applications of the Derivative, the Definite Integral, the Indefinite Integral, and Applications of the Integral.. Prerequisite: MTH 14505 Pre-calculus or equivalent skill level as indicated by the score on the placement exam. Course fee required. Fall Spring

MTH 15204 Calculus II (4 Credit Hours)

A continuation of Math 15105. Topics include: transcendental functions, techniques of integration, indeterminate forms, improper integrals, sequences, series, and elementary differential equations. Prerequisite: MTH 15105. Course fee required. Spring

MTH 15304 Multivariable Calculus (4 Credit Hours)

A continuation of MTH 15204. Topics include: vectors in two and three dimensions, analytic geometry in three dimensions, partial derivatives, multiple integrals, and vector calculus. Prerequisite: MTH 15204. Course fee required. Fall
 

MTH 21404 Introductory Probability and Statistics (4 Credit Hours)

An introduction to probability and statistics. Topics include: organizing data, graphical presentations of data, measures of central tendency and dispersion, relative standing, normal curve theory, elementary probability, correlation and simple regression, chi-square, and hypothesis testing of means for one and two samples. Mathematics credit is not given for both MTH 21404 and MTH 21603. Prerequisite: A grade of C or better in MTH 11403 or a grade of C or better in NUR 11101 (enrolled Nursing students only) or equivalent skill level as indicated by the score on the placement exam. May not be used as mathematics elective. Course fee required. Fall Spring

MTH 21504 Probability and Statistics I (4 Credit Hours)

An introduction to probability and descriptive statistics. Topics include: introductory probability; conditional probability; combinatorics; random variables; expected value; discrete probability distributions (binomial, geometric, hyper-geometric, Poisson); graphical representations of data; measures of central tendency, variation, and relative standing; and normal curve probabilities. Prerequisite: A grade of C or better in MTH 11403 or equivalent skill level as indicated by score obtained on mathematics placement examination. Course fee required. Fall
 

MTH 21603 Probability and Statistics II (3 Credit Hours)

A continuation of MTH 21504. Topics include: sampling distributions; confidence intervals for means and proportions; hypothesis testing for means, proportions, and variances; correlation and simple linear regression; chi-square; curve-fitting; multiple regression; and ANOVA. Mathematics credit is not given for both MTH 21603 and MTH 21404. Prerequisite: MTH 21504. Course fee required. Spring

MTH 25403 Discrete Mathematics (3 Credit Hours)

An introduction to discrete mathematics with emphasis on problem-solving. Topics include: elementary set theory, introductory logic, number systems, algorithms, permutations, combinations, recurrence relations, mathematical induction, matrices, and graph theory. Prerequisite: A grade of C or better in MTH 11403 or equivalent skill level as indicated by the score on the placement exam. Course fee required. Spring

MTH 26603 Number Theory (3 Credit Hours)

A study of basic concepts of abstract number theory. Topics include: divisors and prime numbers, Diophantine equations, linear and quadratic equations, and continued fractions. Prerequisite: MTH 25403 Spring 2012

MTH 27403 College Geometry (3 Credit Hours)

A formal approach to the development of Euclidean geometry and an introduction to non-Euclidean geometry. Special emphasis is placed on the construction of geometric proofs. Prerequisite: MTH 25403 Course fee required. Spring 2013

MTH 27703 Differential Equations I (3 Credit Hours)

A study of first and second order ordinary differential equations with emphasis on applications. Prerequisite: MTH 15304 Course fee required. Spring

MTH 28801-05 Selected Topics in Mathematics (1 to 5 Credit Hours)

A study of topics not included in other course offerings. May be repeated to a maximum of ten hours. Prerequisite: As required. Course fee required. On Demand

MTH 37403 Mathematical Models (3 Credit Hours)

An introduction to mathematical modeling. Discrete and continuous mathematical models of real-world problems in various disciplines are analyzed numerically, graphically, and analytically through techniques of algebra, geometry, calculus, numerical analysis, and available technology. Topics include: graphing, recursion formulas, difference equations, curve fitting, continuous optimization techniques, and linear programming. Prerequisite: MTH 15204 (may be taken concurrently). Fall 2012

MTH 37903 Differential Equations II (3 Credit Hours)

A continuation of MTH 27703. Topics include: Laplace transform, series solutions, Gamma function, systems of differential equations, numerical methods, and Fourier series. Prerequisite: MTH 27703. On Demand

MTH 38403 Linear Algebra (3 Credit Hours)

An introduction to the basic concepts of linear algebra. Topics include: systems of linear equations, vector spaces, linear transformations, matrices, determinants, orthogonality, eigenvalues, and eigenvectors. Prerequisite: MTH 25403. Spring 2013

MTH 38603 Abstract Algebra (3 Credit Hours)

An introduction to modern abstract algebra. Topics include: groups, integral domains, rings, fields, modules, and vector spaces. Prerequisite: MTH 25403. Fall 2012

MTH 43403 History of Mathematics (3 Credit Hours)

A survey of the history of mathematics from the ancient Egyptian and Babylonian cultures to the present. Emphasis on the Greek period, the Renaissance of mathematics during the seventeenth century, and transition to the twentieth century. Prerequisite: MTH 15204. Fall 2013

MTH 44403 Real Variables (3 Credit Hours)

A rigorous approach to the study of continuous functions. Topics include: sequences, series, limits, derivatives, and integrals. Prerequisite: MTH 25403. Fall 2013

MTH 45403 Complex Variables(3 Credit Hours)

An introduction to complex analysis. Topics include: algebra of complex numbers, analytic functions, elementary functions, integrals, series, residues and poles, and conformal mappings with applications. Prerequisite: MTH 25403. Spring 2012

MTH 48801-05 Selected Topics in Mathematics (1 to 5 Credit Hours)

A study of topics not included in other course offerings. The format may be independent or directed studies or a scheduled class. Open to majors in mathematics. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor and School Chair. Additional prerequisites: As required. On Demand