2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog


Mathematics BS Actuarial Concentration

Requirements

Students seeking the BS degree are advised to consider an optional minor in economics. All actuarial students need to work closely with an adviser to plan course schedules.

Credit is not allowed for both MATH 10283 and MATH 10524.

Mathematics Courses

The program of study requires a minimum of 46 hours, with a grade of C- or better, on a 124-hour degree.
MATH 10524Calculus I

4

MATH 20123Discrete Mathematics I

3

MATH 20524Calculus II

4

MATH 30053Introduction to Mathematical Proof

3

MATH 30224Linear Algebra

4

MATH 30524Calculus III

4

MATH 30603Interest Theory

3

MATH 30623Interest Theory II

3

MATH 30803Probability

3

MATH 30853Statistics

3

MATH 40603Actuarial Mathematics

3

One of the following two tracks:

Track 1

MATH 50253Abstract Algebra I

3

MATH 50503Real Analysis I

3

3 hours of electives 30000 or above

OR

 

Track 2

MATH 40223Applied Linear Algebra

3

OR

MATH 40663Numerical Analysis

3

6 hours of approved electives 30000+

6

Associated requirements (30-32 hours):
ECON 10223Introductory Microeconomics

3

ECON 10233Introductory Macroeconomics

3

ECON 30223Intermediate Microeconomics

3

ECON 30233Intermediate Macroeconomics

3

ACCT 20353Fundamentals of Accounting

3

ACCT 40163Accounting for Decision Making & Control

3

FINA 30153Financial Management

3

 

COSC 10503Introduction to Programming for Engineering and Science

3

OR

COSC 10403Introduction to Programming

3

Any two of the following:
COSC 20203Techniques in Programming

3

ECON 40313Econometrics

3

PHYS 20474Physics I with Laboratory: Mechanics

4

PHYS 20484Physics II with Laboratory: Electromagnetism and Optics

4