In the fall semester approximately 1400 students enroll in our diverse undergraduate course offerings. Future mathematics majors generally (but not always) begin with one of our introductory proof-based courses:
Most students in the standard calculus sequence (MAT103, MAT104, MAT201) or linear algebra (MAT202) are prospective majors in the natural sciences, engineering, finance, economics and other social sciences. However, some math majors start out in these courses and discover their talent and enthusiasm for mathematics there.
We have collected detailed information here to help you figure out which courses or sequences are right for you. Start with our
- general overview of our lower division course offerings;
- description of standard sequences taken by freshmen and sophomores;
- summary of placement guidelines;
- general math FAQ for lower division courses
See Further Contacts if you have questions after reviewing the material here.