# Mathematics

**Contact**

Ken Williams, Ph.D.

Liberal Arts Building, Room 327

Phone: 313.927.1318

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**Programs Offered**

Bachelor of Science, Mathematics Major (B.S.)

Bachelor of Arts, Mathematics Major (B.A.)

Bachelor of Arts, Mathematics Major for Elementary Teaching (B.A.)

Mathematics Minor

Mathematics Minor for Elementary Teaching

Elementary and Secondary Teacher Certification

Elementary and Secondary Mathematics

Endorsement

Pre-engineering Program

**Faculty**

Jana Abolins, Ph.D.

Charles Brian Crane, Ph.D.

Ken Williams, Ph.D.

## Mathematics Overview

The Mathematics Program offers undergraduate courses in mathematics, a Bachelor of Science and a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in mathematics, a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in mathematics for elementary teaching, a minor in mathematics, a minor in mathematics for elementary teaching, and elementary and secondary mathematics endorsement programs. You may take courses designed to build basic math skills, as well as calculus, differential equations, discrete mathematics, linear algebra, probability and statistics, and college geometry.

## Bachelor of Science, Mathematics Major (B.S.)

The Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in mathematics requires completion of the following components‚ including a minimum of 34 credit hours in mathematics.

## Bachelor of Arts, Mathematics Major for Elementary Teaching (B.A.)

The Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in mathematics for elementary teaching requires completion of the following components‚ including a minimum of 31 credit hours in mathematics.

## Bachelor of Arts, Mathematics Major (B.A.)

The Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in mathematics requires completion of the following components‚ including a minimum of 34 credit hours in mathematics.

## Mathematics Minor for Elementary Teaching

The mathematics minor for elementary teaching requires 23 credits in mathematics.

## SECONDARY MATHEMATICS ENDORSEMENT

The secondary mathematics endorsement requires 23 credit hours in mathematics and is open only to students currently holding a secondary teaching certificate.

## ELEMENTARY MATHEMATICS ENDORSEMENT

The elementary mathematics endorsement requires 24 credits in mathematics and is open only to students currently holding an elementary teaching certificate.

## PRE-ENGINEERING

Engineers help people and society by creating innovative designs ranging from limb prostheses, joint replacements and heart machines to automobiles, airplanes and computers, to clean water processes, wind turbines and solar panels for alternative energy. Engineers and Engineering Technologists then design and oversee the manufacturing processes to ensure quality products are provided to customers.

## SPECIAL ELEMENTS OF THE PROGRAM (Mathematics)

Program Scheduling, Transfer Student Information, Credit for Prior Learning, Academic Performance Standard, Computer Literacy Requirement, Writing Intensive Requirement, Senior Seminar Requirement, Internship/Cooperative Education, Sigma Zeta National Honor Society and Awards