Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
The Bachelor of Science in Mathematics provides a solid foundation in mathematics. In addition to taking the core and interdisciplinary courses, students will also take part in a seminar dedicated to undergraduate research during their last two years. After obtaining the degree, students will have opportunities in secondary education, graduate studies and direct entry into the job market. Each student will be advised by faculty to achieve a specific program tailored for the student's goals.
Applicants will be considered for full admission to the BS program with a GPA of 2.0 or better and after completion of the following with a grade of C or better:
- ENGL S111
- MATH S107 or higher
Degree Requirements (2013-2014 Catalog)
Candidates must complete the General Education Requirements (GER) as well as the specific program requirements listed below for a minimum of 120 credit hours. Courses in a degree program may be counted only once. Courses used to fulfill the major requirements cannot be used to fulfill the GER. The degree must include 42 upper division (300 or above) credits, 24 of which must be completed at UAS.
|Minimum Credit Hours||120|
|General Education Requirements||35|
|Natural or Social Science Requirements*||6|
|*Advisor-approved courses from the Natural Sciences or Social Sciences. Recommended designators include: ANTH, ASTR, BIOL, CHEM, ECON, ENVS, and GEOL.|
|PHYS||S103||College Physics I||4|
|PHYS||S104||College Physics II||4|
|PHYS||S211||General Physics I||4|
|PHYS||S212||General Physics II||4|
|MATH||S215||Introduction to Proofs||3|
|Select from the following (9 credits total):|
|FISH||F421||Fish Population Dynamics (UAF)||4|
|MATH||S411||History of Mathematics and Science||3|
|STAT||S373||Probability & Statistics||3|
|STAT||S401||Regression and Analysis of Variance||4|
|*Must include upper division courses as needed.|
The UAS Career Services Office provides a current listing of internship opportunities available to UAS students. These internships are funded by Alaskan, federal, national and international organizations and businesses. Changes occur frequently. If you have an interest in internships please contact Career Services for assistance. If admitted to a degree program you can also speak with a faculty member if you are interested in an internship for academic credit.