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  Sep 21, 2017
 
 
    
Rensselaer Catalog 2016-2017 [Archived Catalog]

Mathematics


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Mathematics Curriculum


First Year


Fall


  • HASS Elective Credit Hours: 4

Spring


  • Elective Credit Hours: 4
  • Elective Credit Hours: 4
  • HASS Elective Credit Hours: 4

Second Year


Fall


  • Elective Credit Hours: 4
  • HASS Elective Credit Hours: 4

Spring


 

  • Elective Credit Hours: 4
  • HASS Elective Credit Hours: 4

Third Year


Fall


  • MATH Option Credit Hours: 4
  • Elective Credit Hours: 4
  • HASS Elective Credit Hours: 4

Spring


  • Capstone I
  • Elective Credit Hours: 4
  • Elective Credit Hours: 4
  • HASS Elective Credit Hours: 4

Fourth Year


Fall


  • Capstone II
  • Elective Credit Hours: 4
  • Elective Credit Hours: 4
  • Math Option Credit Hours: 4

Spring


  • Capstone III
  • Elective Credit Hours: 4
  • Elective Credit Hours: 4

Program Information


 In the above curriculum, the first-year seminar course MATH 1900 is not required, but is strongly recommended. Math Options are courses with MATH or MATP prefix at the 4000 level or above. The math options may include at most one independent study or URP. For the three capstone courses, students choose one of the capstone topic areas listed below and then pick three of the courses listed in that area.  The Pass/No Credit option may not be used on any math option or capstone course.

Capstone Topic Areas and Courses


 

Mathematics:  MATH-4200, MATH-4210, MATH-4010, MATH-4300, MATH-4020, MATH-4040, MATH-4120, MATH-4950

Applied Mathematics:  MATH-4700, MATH-4800, MATH-4300, MATH-4600, MATH-4400, MATH-4500, MATH-4720, MATH-4950

Mathematics of Computation:  MATH-4800, MATP-4820, MATH-4820, MATH-4840, MATP-4500, MATH-4950

Mathematics of Operations Research:  MATP-4600, MATP-4620, MATP-4700, MATP-4820, MATP-4500, MATH-4950

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