Aug 18, 2022  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog

Mathematics Minor


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This program will provide a solid understanding of differential and integral calculus. On completion of the program, the students should be able to apply calculus concepts to a variety of problems. In addition, the program provides a foundation to linear algebra and its applications. Finally, on completion of the program, the students should gain a solid foundation in more advanced mathematical topics such as either discrete mathematics or vector calculus.

Please see the UNLV College of Sciences Department of Mathematical Sciences web page at https://www.unlv.edu/math for information about department programs, faculty and facilities.  Degree worksheets are available at Minor in Mathematics | Academics | University of Nevada, Las Vegas (unlv.edu)

 

Advising


Please see advising information at the UNLV Sciences Advising Center https://www.unlv.edu/sciences/advising

 

 

Accreditation


Institution - Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities www.nwccu.org

 

 

Learning Outcomes

Our students that graduate with a minor in the Mathematical Sciences (Mathematics Concentration) will…

  • Demonstrate a solid understanding of differential, integral and multivariable calculus, and be able to apply these concepts to a variety of problems.
  • Demonstrate a solid understanding of vector calculus and linear algebra and be able to apply these concepts to a variety of problems.
  • Be able to think analytically and critically and to formulate problems, solve them, and interpret their solutions.  
  • Communicate effectively in writing the solution to a mathematical problem.

Total Credits: 20


Notes


1. No course in which a grade of C- or lower is earned may be applied to any minor in the College of Science.

2. STAT 391 STAT 491  and STAT 492  cannot count toward the mathematics minor.

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