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NOVA Science A.S. with Mathematics Specialization

This grid offers a suggested approach for students to complete NOVA's A.S. in Science degree with a specialization in Mathematics while best satisfying Marymount University's Liberal Arts Core and University requirements. A full description of MU's requirements is available here.
 
The last column indicates if a course fulfills Marymount's major or a specific Liberal Arts Core requirement.
 
Please verify with your NOVA advisor that the courses you choose are appropriate for a timely NOVA graduation. Additionally, keep in mind that you would receive your four-year degree in the fewest hours by following the advising sheet provided for a particular major:
 
 
NOVA Course & Title Credits MU Notes or Equivalents MU Core &/or Major Req.
1st Semester (18 credits)
ENG 111 College Composition I
3
EN 101 Composition I Written Communication core (WR)
MTH 173 Calculus w/ Analytical Geometry I
3
MA 181 Calculus I (4 cr) + MA 900 (1 cr) Major + Mathematics core (MT)
CSC 110 Intro. to Computing
3

Elective credit

HIS elective
3
See list for HIS courses that fulfill MU History requirement Introductory History core (HI-1) 
Social Science elective
3
See list for ECO, PLS, PSY, SOC courses that fulfill MU Social Science requirement 1st Introductory Social Science core (SS-1) 
SDV Elective
1
Does not count towards MU graduation requirements  
2nd Semester (15 credits)
ENG 112 College Composition I
3
EN 102 Composition II Written Communication core (WR)
MTH 174 Calculus w/Analytical Geometry II
5
MA 182 Calculus II (4 cr) + MA 900 (1 cr) Major
MTH 286 Discrete Mathematics
4
MA 260 Discrete Math for IT Majors Major
Social Science elective
3
See list for ECO, PLS, PSY, SOC courses that fulfill MU Social Science requirement 2nd Introductory Social Science core (SS-1)
3rd Semester (15 credits)
MTH 277 Vector Calculus
4
MA 221 Calculus III Major
MTH 285 Linear Algebra
3
MA 215 Linear Algebra Major
Natural Science w/Lab elective
4
Choose NOVA PHY 231 General University Physics I Major + 1st Natural Science core (NS)
Humanities/Fine Arts elective
3
See list for an ART, MUS course that fulfill MU's Fine Arts requirement Humanities/Fine Arts core (FNA)
PED 116 Lifetime Fitness and Wellness
1
Elective credit
4th Semester (14 credits)
MTH 243 Probability & Statistics I
3
MA 318 Probability & Statistical Inference Major
CST 110 Intro. to Communication
3
Elective credit
Humanities/Literature Elective
4
See list for ENG courses that fulfill MU's Literature requirement Humanities/Literature core (LT-1)
Natural Science w/Lab elective
4
Choose NOVA PHY 232 General University Physics II Major + 2nd Natural Science core (NS) 
PED/RPK elective

1

Elective credit
 

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