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Mathematics Department
University of New Orleans
Mathematics Bldg. 207
2000 Lakeshore Drive
New Orleans, LA 70148

Phone: (504) 280-6331
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Undergraduate Program

Admission Requirements | Undergraduate Degree Requirements | Honors in Mathematics
Minor in Mathematics | Minor in Actuarial Mathematics | Minor in Industrial and Applied Mathematics | | Minor in Statistics | Financial Aid

The Department of Mathematics at the University of New Orleans (UNO) offers an undergraduate program leading to the Bachelor of Science Degree. The program is designed to provide a sound preparation for graduate study as well as prepare students for careers in business, government, industry, and teaching. The Mathematics Department offers a wide variety of courses which include the standard introductory courses in algebra, trigonometry and calculus, as well as advanced courses in algebra, calculus, complex analysis, ordinary differential equations, partial differential equations, statistics, numerical analysis, topology, finite and boundary element method, Fourier analysis, graph theory, number theory, optimization, and combinatorics. Our courses focus on many different areas in mathematics:

  1. actuarial mathematics
  2. industrial and applied mathematics
  3. pure mathematics, or
  4. statistics

The Department of Mathematics has many computational resources available to students. Our computer classroom/lab has been used for courses at all levels, from elementary calculus to advanced dynamics, finite element analysis and statistics. Our software library includes TeX, Mathematica, ANSYS and numerous specialized mathematical applications and packages. We also have statistical software such as SAS and S-Plus as well as Java and C language capabilities.

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Admission

Admission to undergraduate study in mathematics will be determined by the Office of Admissions, the College of Sciences and the Department of Mathematics.

Find more information at the Office of Admissions website - http://admissions.uno.edu.

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Undergraduate Degree Requirements

The Department of Mathematics at the University of New Orleans (UNO) offers an undergraduate program leading to the Bachelor of Science Degree. The program is designed to provide a sound preparation for graduate study as well as prepare students for careers in business, government, industry, and teaching. The following documents are effective Fall 2014 and describe the undergraduate program:

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics Degree Requirements

Checklist for Bachelor of Science in Mathematics Degree

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics Four Year Plan

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics Roadmap

Explanation of free and elective credits in the College of Sciences

Student learning outcomes for a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics

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Honors in Mathematics

An honors program is available to mathematics majors. Successful completion of the program will result in graduation with Honors in Mathematics. To be eligible for admission to the program a student must have a 3.25 overall average and a 3.5 in mathematics (including an average of 3.5 in mathematics courses numbered 2000 or above). To remain in the program the student must maintain these averages. Before graduation, the student must complete Mathematics 4411 and six credit hours of Mathematics 3099, including an oral defense of the honors thesis to a committee composed of the faculty thesis director, another faculty member chosen by the departmental chairman, and a representative of the Honors program.

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Minor in Mathematics

An undergraduate minor in mathematics may be obtained by completing at least 18 credit hours of mathematics courses at the 2000-level or higher with a grade of C or better in each course. 6 of the hours shall be at or above the 3000 level. At least nine credit hours must be taken at UNO.

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Minor in Actuarial Mathematics

An undergraduate minor in actuarial mathematics may be obtained by completing at least 18 credit hours in mathematics including Mathematics 2314, 4801, 4802, and 4803 with a grade of C or better in each course. At least nine credit hours must be taken at UNO.

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Minor in Industrial and Applied Mathematics

An undergraduate minor in industrial and applied mathematics may be obtained by completing at least 18 credit hours including mathematics 2134, 2221, and 3511 with a grade of C or better in each course. At least nine credit hours must be taken at UNO.

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Minor in Statistics

An undergraduate minor in statistics may be earned by completing 18 credit hours in mathematics including Mathematics 4301 and 4304 with a grade of C or better in each course. At least nine credit hours must be taken at UNO.

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Financial Aid

For information regarding financial aid as an undergraduate, please contact the office of financial aid:

http://finaid.uno.edu/

 

 

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