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Mathematics (BS)

This grid offers a suggested approach for students to prepare them for a BS degree in Mathematics with the AS in Mathematics specialization while best satisfying Marymount University’s Liberal Arts Core and University requirements.

A full description of MU’s Liberal Arts Core and University requirements is available here. Please click here for more information about NOVA courses that fulfill Liberal Arts Core requirements.

Please verify with your NOVA advisor that the courses you choose are appropriate for a timely NOVA graduation. It is also imperative that you meet with your Marymount advisor for Marymount's program and graduation requirements. For more information about the BS in Mathematics, please contact the School of Arts and Sciences at aas@marymount.edu or 703-284-1560.

Below is a two-year pathway from NOVA. A full 4-year sample plan is available here.
 
Fall Semester (Year One) Credits MU Notes and Equivalents Major and/or Core Requirements
CSC 130 Scientific Computing or CSC 200 Introduction to Computer Science 3 IT 900 Information Technology Elective  
ENG 111 College Composition 3 EN 101 Composition I Written Communication (WR)
HIS Elective 3 See Liberal Arts Core courses here Introductory History (HI-1)
MTH 173 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I 5 MA 181 Calculus (4 cr) + MA 900 Mathematics Elective (1 cr) Mathematics (MT)/Major
SDV 100 College Success Skills 1 (no credit awarded)  
Social Science Elective 3 See Liberal Arts Core courses here Introductory Social Science (SS-1)
Total Credits 18    
 
Spring Semester (Year One) Credits MU Notes and Equivalents Major and/or Core Requirements
CSC 201 Computer Science I 4 IT 130 Java Programming  
ENG 112 College Composition II 3 EN 102 Composition II Written Communication (WR)
MTH 174 Calculus with Analytic Geometry II 5 MA 200 Calculus of the Infinite (3 cr) + MA 900 Mathematics Elective (2 cr) Mathematics (MT)/Major
Social Science (different discipline) 3 See Liberal Arts Core courses here Introductory Social Science (SS-1)
Total Credits 15    
 
Fall Semester (Year Two) Credits MU Notes and Equivalents Major and/or Core Requirements
MTH 277 Vector Calculus 4 MA 221 Multivariable Calculus Major
Fine Arts Elective 3 See Liberal Arts Core courses here Fine Arts (FNA)
MTH 243 Probability and Statistics I 3 MA 901 Mathematics Elective Mathematics (MT)
Natural Science with Lab Elective (choose PHY 231 or BIO 101) 4-5 See Liberal Arts Core courses here Natural Science (NS)
Total Credits 14-15    
 
Spring Semester (Year Two) Credits MU Notes and Equivalents Major and/or Core Requirements
ENG Literature Elective 3 See Liberal Arts Core courses here Introductory Literature (LT-1)
CST 110 Intro to Communication 3 CMD 900 Communication and Media Design Elective  
An introduction to proofs course 3    
Natural Science with Lab Elective (Choose PHY 232 or BIO 256) 4-5 See Liberal Arts Core courses here Natural Science (NS-1)
PED 116 Lifetime Fitness and Wellness 1 HPR 900 Health and Human Performance Elective  
Total Credits 14-15    
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