Requirements for a Major in Mathematical Decision Science
In addition to the general education requirements, the following courses are required:
Semester Hours | |
BSA 221, Principles of Accounting | 3 |
BSA 366, Production and Operations Management | 3 |
BSA 370, Principles of Finance or BSA 456, Business Forecasting | 3 |
BSA 402, Quantitative Decision Making | 3 |
CSS 211, Introduction to Programming I | 4 |
CSS 212, Introduction to Programming II | 4 |
ECO 201, Principles of Microeconomics | 3 |
MTH 160, Introduction to Statistics | 3 |
MTH 201, 202, 301, Calculus I, II, III | 9 |
MTH 302, Linear Algebra | 3 |
MTH 322, Multivariable Calculus | 3 |
MTH 403, Probability and Statistics | 3 |
MTH 441, Senior Project | 3 |
Electives to be selected from the following (Choose 2): | |
BSA 456, Business Forecasting or | |
BSA 370 Principles of Finance (3) | |
CSS 231, Programming in C++ (4) or | |
CSS 235 Programming in Java (4) | |
CSS 411, Modeling and Simulation (3) | |
ECO 202, Principles of Macroeconomics (3) | |
MTH 432, Ordinary Differential Equations (3) | 6-7 |
Total |
Suggested electives: Additional courses in computer science, computer information systems, business, economics, and mathematics.
Sample Four-Year Course Sequence for Mathematical Decision Science
Freshman Year: | Junior Year: |
CSS 211, 212, Introduction to Programming I, II | BSA 370, Principles of Finance or |
BSA 221, Principles of Accounting I | BSA 456, Business Forecasting (choose one) |
MTH 201, 202, Calculus I, II | BSA 366, Production and Operations Management |
MTH 322, Multivariable Calculus | |
Required Elective | |
Sophomore Year: | Senior Year: |
ECO 201, Principles of Microeconomics | BSA 402, Quantitative Decision Making |
MTH 160, Introduction to Statistics | Required Elective |
MTH 301, Calculus III | MTH 403, Probability and Statistics and MTH 441, Senior Project |
MTH 302, Linear Algebra | |