Mathematics - Minor

College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Mathematical Sciences
233 Mathematics and Computer Science Building
Kent Campus
330-672-2430
math@math.kent.edu
www.kent.edu/math


Description

The Mathematics minor offers study in several areas of pure mathematics and can be combined with several majors, including those in the sciences and education.

FULLY OFFERED AT:

  • Kent Campus
  • Stark Campus

Admission Requirements

Admission to a minor is open to students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students enrolled only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.

 

Minor Requirements

[MATH]

Prerequisite Requirements
ALGEBRA FOR CALCULUS STRETCH II (KMCR)
ALGEBRA FOR CALCULUS PLUS (KMCR)
ALGEBRA FOR CALCULUS (KMCR)
TRIGONOMETRY (KMCR)
Computer Programming Elective, choose from the following:
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER SCIENCE (KMCR)
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER PROGRAMMING
COMPUTER SCIENCE I: PROGRAMMING AND PROBLEM SOLVING
COMPUTER SCIENCE IA: PROCEDURAL PROGRAMMING
and COMPUTER SCIENCE IB: OBJECT ORIENTED PROGRAMMING (min C grade in both courses)
COMPUTATIONAL THINKING AND PROGRAMMING
Minor Requirements
MATH 12002ANALYTIC GEOMETRY AND CALCULUS I (KMCR) 5
MATH 12003ANALYTIC GEOMETRY AND CALCULUS II 5
MATH 21001LINEAR ALGEBRA WITH APPLICATIONS 3
MATH 22005ANALYTIC GEOMETRY AND CALCULUS III 4
MATH 31011DISCRETE MATHEMATICS 3
or MATH 32044 INTRODUCTION TO ORDINARY DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS
or Mathematics Upper-Division Course (MATH 40000 level)
Mathematics Electives, choose from the following:6
Algebra
INTRODUCTION TO MODERN ALGEBRA I (ELR) (WIC)
INTRODUCTION TO MODERN ALGEBRA II (ELR) (WIC)
THEORY OF MATRICES
THEORY OF NUMBERS
Analysis
INTRODUCTION TO ANALYSIS I (ELR) (WIC)
INTRODUCTION TO ANALYSIS II (ELR) (WIC)
ADVANCED CALCULUS
INTRODUCTION TO PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS
INTRODUCTION TO COMPLEX VARIABLES
Geometry/Topology
GRAPH THEORY AND COMBINATORICS
DIFFERENTIAL GEOMETRY
EUCLIDEAN GEOMETRY
LINEAR GEOMETRY
ELEMENTARY TOPOLOGY
Minimum Total Credit Hours:26
 

Graduation Requirements

Minimum Minor GPA
2.000
  • Students must complete at least two upper-division (30000 or 40000 level) courses in the minor at Kent State on a graded basis (A-F).