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Course Number Course Name Credits
MAT 101

Elementary Algebra

The subject matter includes arithmetic and algebraic operations, linear equations and inequalities, quadratic equations, two equations and two unknowns, elementary coordinate geometry and word problems. It does not fulfill the core requirement for math and is not open to those with credit in any other math courses unless recommended by the Learning Center. Required for students who have an SAT Math Sub-score 520-540 or ACT 23.

Prequisites: None

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MAT 105

Problem Solving for Chemistry



Prequisites: None

3
MAT 117

Topics in Mathematics

Topics are selected to exemplify a broad view of mathematics. The subject matter includes logic, numbers, functions, geometry, probability and topology.

Prequisites: None

3
MAT 120

Elementary Practical Statistics

This is an introduction to the theory and application of statistics: sampling, frequency distributions, probability, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing and analysis of variance. Student who pass MAT 120 cannot subsequently take MAT 123 for credit

Prequisites: MAT-101 or an SAI score showing mastery of the MAT-101material.

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MAT 122

Algebra & Trigonometry

The course explores concepts and graphs of basic function, including polynomial, rational, radical, logarithmic, exponential and trigonometric functions. Not open to those who have taken MAT 125.

Prequisites: None

3
MAT 123

Introduction to Applied Statistics

This course includes the underlying fundamental mathematical principles and their application to a wide range of statistical methods and tests. Included are the following: sampling, frequency distributions, probability, regression,confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, t-test, analysis of variance, chi-square and correlation. Existent computer software such as MiniTab is utilized by students to aid and facilitate the analysis of results. Not open to those who have taken MAT 120

Prequisites: one computer science course or take 1 course fromPHY-101L PHY-103L or PHY-111L

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MAT 124

Intermediate Applied Statistics

This course continues and expands the material present in MAT 123. The course will cover hypothesis testing for variances, symmetric versus asymmetric distributions, non-parametric methods for one, two or multiple samples, measures of association, multifactor analysis of variance, and analysis of covariance. The material focuses on the application of known methods. Large data sets will be employed to explore the methods presented in class. The course will employ one of SPSS, MINITAB or SAS.

Prequisites: MAT-123 with a minimum grade of C.

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MAT 125

Calculus I

Basic theory of functions, limits, continuity, derivatives and integrals are taught. Some emphasis is placed on the structure of the real number system.

Prequisites: MAT-122 or have an SAT Math Sub-score 600+ or ACT 26+.

4
MAT 126

Calculus II

The course explores the basic techniques for integration as well as elementary transcendental functions and the applications of differential and integral calculus.

Prequisites: MAT-125

4
MAT 202

Calculus III

The subject matter includes multivariate calculus, infinite series, differential equations and matrix algebra.
Offered in: Fall Only
Prequisites: MAT-126

4
MAT 220

Applied Regression Analysis

The course covers the ideas behind, application of, and evaluation of regression processes, which are used to explore the relationships between variables. This course will cover simple linear regression, multiple linear regression, regression diagnostics, use of qualitative variables as predictors, transformations of variables, collinear data, and logistical regression. The material focuses on the application of known methods. Large data sets will be employed to explore the methods presented in class. The course will employ one of SPSS, MINITAB, or SAS.
Offered in: Fall Only
Prequisites: MAT-124 and achieve a minimum grade of C.

3
MAT 222

Statistical Computing

Students will learn about various types of relational database programs and understand the fundamental aspects of SQL (Structured Query Language). This course covers database concepts, design concepts, database administration, and web-based databases. Students will receive an introduction to the SAS programming language with a focus on manipulation, summarizing, and basic statistical analysis of large data sets.
Offered in: Spring Only
Prequisites: Mat-123 and achieve a minimum grade of C, 1 CSC course - CSC-151 is prefered.

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MAT 224

Biostatistics

This course provides an introduction to common experimental designs in the health sciences, such as clinical trials, case-control studies, and cohort studies, and the statistical methods used in those studies, including odds ratios, relative risk, logistic regression, longitudinal analysis, and survival analysis. Emphasis is placed on practical data analysis in biology and medicine. The course will employ one of SPSS, MINITAB or SAS.
Offered in: Spring Only
Prequisites: Mat-220 and achieve a minimum grade of C

3
MAT 228

Applied Statistical Inquiry

The course will cover the process of statistical inquiry, including defining the problem, hypotheses development, selection of appropriate variables, test selection, interpretation of results, and reporting of conclusions. Large data sets will be employed to explore the methods presented in class. Group projects and oral presentations will simulate real life job experiences in the analytics industry. This course will employ one of SPSS, MINITAB or SAS.
Offered in: Fall Only
Prequisites: Mat-220 Mat-222 Mat-224 and achieve a minimum grade of C

3
MAT 300

Introduction to Mathematical Reasoning

This course introduces the student to abstract mathematics and proofs. Topics covered in the course include logic, sets, relations, functions, proofing methods (including proof by induction, contrapositive and contradiction) and cardinality.

Prequisites: MAT-126

3
MAT 301

Real Analysis I

The study of real-valued functions of one variable properties include continuity, uniform continuity and differentiation.
Offered in: Fall Only
Prequisites: Mat-202 Mat-300

3
MAT 302

Real Analysis II

This course studies Riemann-Stieltjes integration and selected topics.
Offered in: Spring Only
Prequisites: Mat-301

3
MAT 303

Foundations of Geometry I

This course is a study of symmetry and isometry in two- and three-dimensional space from both the Euclidean and Cartesian viewpoints. Inversion geometries will also be covered as well as group of transformations.

Prequisites: Mat-202 Mat-300

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MAT 304

Foundations of Geometry II

This course covers affine, projective, absolute and hyperbolic geometries as well as vectors and differential geometries. Students will cover some topological problems. Prerequisite: MAT 303

Prequisites: MAT-303

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MAT 310

Foundations of Mathematics

This course is a survey of the development of mathematical thought. Prerequisites: MAT 126 and MAT 300.

Prequisites: MAT-126 MAT-300

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MAT 315

Linear Algebra

An introduction to linear systems including matrices, determinants, linear transformations, vector spaces and linear independence. The student will perform most of the computation on a computer, so that familiarity with at least one higher-level programming language is presupposed. Applications include linear programming, graph theory, least squares, Markov chains and differential equations.

Prequisites: Mat-126 Mat-300, CSC-151 or IT-111

3
MAT 318

Discrete Math

Discrete mathematics includes topics that are particularly important in computer science. This course provides the student with an introduction to elementary combinatorics (counting methods and graph theory), elementary Boolean algebra and automata theory.

Prequisites: Mat-126

3
MAT 321

Differential Equations

This course will describe the classical methods for solving first order differential equations, systems of first order differential equations and equations of higher degree.

Prequisites: Mat-126 Mat-300

3
MAT 375

Math Modeling in Biology

Techniques for expressing biological molecules and concepts as mathematical expressions for analysis and comparison.

Prequisites: (BIO-102 BIO-102L) or (BIO-303 BIO-303L), MAT-125, 1 computer science (CSC or IT) course. CSC-151 orIT-111 prefered.

3
MAT 389

Special Topics

This course represents an opportunity to study a selected topic in mathematics. Topics originate with faculty or students.

Prequisites: None

3
MAT 401

Abstract Algebra I

In this course, you will cover groups, quotient groups, homomorphisms, rings and fields.
Offered in: Fall Only
Prequisites: Mat-126 Mat-300

3
MAT 402

Abstract Algebra II

This course covers vector spaces, extension fields, elements of Galois theory.
Offered in: Spring Only
Prequisites: Mat-401

3
MAT 403

Probability

This course is an introduction to probability and basic distribution theory, mathematical expectation, discrete and continuous functions, and generating function.

Prequisites: Mat-126 Mat-300

3
MAT 404

Mathematical Statistics

The theory of the mathematics of statistics; sampling distributions; point and interval estimation; theory and application of testing hypotheses, regression and correlation will all be covered in this course.

Prequisites: Mat-403

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MAT 407

Senior Seminar I

This course provides an opportunity for dialogue between the senior mathematics major and faculty and peers on mathematical questions. A research paper of a theoretical nature is developed by the student and presented in the group. Prerequisites: Senior status in major or permission of the instructor; Offered as needed.

Prequisites: None

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MAT 408

Senior Seminar II

This course provides an opportunity for dialogue between the senior mathematics major and faculty and peers on mathematical questions. A research paper of a theoretical nature is developed by the student and presented in the group. Prerequisites: Senior status in major or permission of the instructor; Offered as needed.

Prequisites: None

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MAT 410

Number Theory

Number Theory is an introductory course in number theory, divisibility, congruences, Diophantine equations,continued fractions and Gaussian Integers. Prerequisites: MAT 126 and MAT 300

Prequisites: MAT-126 MAT-300

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MAT 412

General Topology

This course covers metric spaces, continuous mappings, topological spaces, compactness, separation and connectedness. Prerequisites: MAT 301

Prequisites: MAT-301

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MAT 414

Complex Analysis

This course studies analytic functions, complex integration and infinite series. Prerequisites: MAT 202 and MAT 300

Prequisites: MAT-202 MAT-300

3
MAT 417

Introduction to Graph Theory

This course will provide a first introduction to the theories and applications of graphs. Topics covered in the course include basic definitions and examples, paths, cycles, trees, planarity, graph colorings, digraphs and matching.

Prequisites: Mat-126 Mat-300

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MAT 420

Introduction to Linear Models

Method of least squares, correlation, residual analysis, multiple linear regression,and introduction to generalized linear models. Prerequisite: MAT 404 or permission of instructor.

Prequisites: MAT-404 or Permission of Instructor

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MAT 421

Design of Experiments

Methods of designing, conducting, and analyzing experiments, overview of sampling methods, sampling distributions, ANOVA, sample size calculations, nonparametric methods, randomized blocks, Latin squares, factorial designs, and the random effects model.

Prequisites: MAT-404 or Permission of Instructor

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MAT 424

Numerical Analysis

Numerical solutions to the applications of calculus and linear algebra are covered in this course. Economic and scientific interpretations of functions are stressed. Prerequisites: MAT 126 and either CSC 151 or IT 111.

Prequisites: MAT-126, CSC-151 or IT-111

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MAT 443

Methods of Teaching Mathematics

This course covers current issues in mathematics education, secondary school mathematics curricula and contemporary approaches to the teaching of mathematics.

Prequisites: Mat-126 Mat-300

3
MAT 479

Data Analysis Methods

Topics will be chosen by the instructor.

Prequisites: Mat-126 Mat-300

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MAT 480

Statistical Applications

Topics will be chosen by the instructor.

Prequisites: MAT-126 MAT-300 MAT-479

3
MAT 499

Capstone Experience



Prequisites: None

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MAT 602

Statistics Seminar

This specialized course is designed to provide students with the intermediate level statistics information needed to enroll in GRA 601. It includes two hours of computer laboratory per week.

Prequisites: None

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MAT 999

Math Elective

Course transfers in as a math core elective.

Prequisites: None

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