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Mathematics Minor

The mathematics minor at the Halmos College of Natural Sciences and Oceanography provides an opportunity to deepen their understanding into their own fields and develop professional tools that may not be commonly available to their peers.Mathematics is extensively used throughout the disciplines, including the sciences, engineering, finance, and social sciences. For those already engaging in disciplines with higher mathematics courses, the minor in mathematics is appropriate for all NSU students looking to broaden their mathematical horizons.

Mathematics Minor Requirements (17 credits)

Select 17 credits of MATH courses at the 2000 or higher level and at least 9 credits at the 3000 level or higher.

The courses eligible for this minor include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • MATH 2100 Calculus I (4 credits) OR MATH 2100H Calculus I Honors (4 credits)
  • MATH 2200 Calculus II (4 credits) OR MATH 2200H Calculus II Honors (4 credits)
  • MATH 2250 Euclidean Geometry (3 credits)
  • MATH 3200 Calculus III (4 credits)
  • MATH 3300 Introductory Linear Algebra (3 credits)
  • MATH 3350 Number Theory (3 credits)
  • MATH 3400 Ordinary Differential Equations (3 credits)
  • MATH 4500 Probability and Statistics (3 credits)
  • MATH 4900 Special Topics (3 credits)
  • MATH 4990 Independent Study (3 credits)

The following courses are excluded for credit toward the mathematics minor:

  • MATH 2020 Applied Statistics (3 credits) OR MATH 2020H Applied Statistics Honors (3 credits)
  • MATH 2080 Applied Calculus (3 credits)
  • MATH 3030 Applied Statistics II (3 credits)
  • MATH 4020 Applied Regression Analysis (3 credits)
  • MATH 4040 Applied Multivariate Statistical Analysis (3 credits)
  • MATH 4080 Introduction to Statistical Computations (3 credits)

The academic program and curriculum requirements listed on this page are from the 2014-2015 edition of the NSU Undergraduate Student Catalog. Students are bound by policies and curricula published in the catalog in effect the semester they enter the university, unless an agreement is made with appropriate NSU administration officials allowing them to abide by policies published in a later catalog.

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