2022-2023 Catalog 
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2022-2023 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Mathematics, B.S.

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The Mathematics Department of North Carolina Wesleyan College is committed to providing an excellent major for students whose career goals are immediate entry into the work-force, teaching mathematics in secondary schools or pursuit of a graduate degree in mathematics. The Department is professionally active and is committed to providing mathematics instruction in service courses for students who major in disciplines other than mathematics. The Department is committed to high quality instruction for all students in mathematics courses and it nurtures pleasant and constructive faculty-student interaction.

Same as B.A. requirements except in addition complete 12 semester hours of courses in the natural sciences, not including ERS 131 ERS 132 ERS 141 ERS 142 ERS 171 ERS 172  and CHM 101 CHM 102 . (A course which satisfies the School of Mathematics and Sciences requirement may also be used to satisfy this requirement.)

Mathematics, Minor  

Requirements for a Major in Mathematics (B.S. Degree)

Three of the Following Elective Mathematics Courses:


Complete a course applying mathematical methods taught outside the Mathematics Department, approved by the student’s adviser. Appropriate courses are:

Secondary Education

Students pursuing a secondary education certificate are required to complete

Two Elective Mathematics Courses From

Complete 12 Semester Hours of Courses in the Natural Sciences


Students interested in pursuing a secondary education licensure should consult with the Education Department or the Mathematics Department Chairperson to ensure that courses are selected which satisfy licensure requirements.

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