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Division of Continuing Studies

Bachelor of General Studies Area of Concentration

Mathematics

The Division of Continuing Studies offers the Bachelor of General Studies degree with an area of concentration in mathematics.

Required:

MATH 1950 Calculus I 5 hrs
MATH 1960 Calculus II 5 hrs
MATH 1970 Calculus III 4 hrs
  Electives at a higher level than Calculus III
(including 9 credit hours upper division - UNO)
18 hrs

Recommended:

MATH 2050 Applied Linear Algebra 3 hrs
MATH 2230 Introduction to Abstract Math 3 hrs

Additional information:

MATH 2030 is NOT to be taken; it is offered for students with majors in other fields.

Computer science is a recommended secondary field.

Students interested in graduate studies should contact the graduate adviser in the mathematics department to make sure necessary classes are taken to enter graduate programs.

Career Information:
An area of concentration in mathematics provides the necessary knowledge to pursue an advanced degree, if desired. It also provides a good background for careers in government, market research, computer technology, finance and investment, insurance, banking, business, education, actuarial sciences, research, and various other industries, including transportation, manufacturing, and communications.

For more career information, check out UNO Math Career Links, U.S. Department of Labor - Mathematicians, or UNO Career Center.

Revised 10/10