Majors, Minors and Concentrations Details

B.A. degree program in mathematics
HEGIS code 1701
NYS SED program code 02064

Program/Department Advisers

Office Hours
Hochberg, Murray Assc Professor 718-951-5000 xt 2728 1148 Ingersoll Hall hochberg @ Mon.and Wed. 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm


Department requirements (36-39 credits)
To enroll in any advanced course in mathematics, students must maintain an average grade of C or higher in all courses previously taken in the department, unless this requirement is waived by the chairperson. A student exempt, without credit, from a course may not take the course later for credit except with permission of the chairperson. Mathematics B.A. majors must complete a minimum of 18 credits in advanced courses for the degree. All mathematics courses offered to satisfy the requirements for a major in mathematics must be completed with a grade of C- or higher. Unless otherwise specified in this bulletin, any mathematics courses used to satisfy a prerequisite for an advanced elective must be completed with a grade of C- or higher.

Mathematics 1201 [3.3] and Mathematics 1206 [3.4], and Mathematics 2201. Transfer students may also need to take Mathematics 1211 - see the Mathematics department chair.

Mathematics 2001, 2101, 4201, and 3101.

Two of the following: Mathematics 4206, 4211, 4101, 4216, 4106, 4302, 4306, 4701, 4501, 4506, 4511, 5001, 5002, 5003, 5004.

Computer and Information Science 1110.

Additional courses in the Mathematics department to bring the total number of credits in advanced courses to 18.

Department recommendation
Majors should consult with a Mathematics department counselor concerning substitutions for core science courses.
Prospective doctoral students should develop reading competence in at least one of the following languages: French, German, Russian.

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