Mathematics

BS in Mathematical Sciences, Pure Mathematics Option- Sample Curricula

The following are samples of how the requirements for the degree can be met in eight semesters. There are three versions; all assume that the student begins his or her studies in the Fall. Version A assumes that the student is well-prepared enough to take Calculus I in the Fall of his or her first year. Version B assumes that the student takes Precalculus in the Fall of his or her first year. Finally, Version C assumes that the student begins with College Algebra in the Fall of his or her first year.  For the Pure Mathematics option, math electives must include at least one of MATH 3170, MATH 4022, and MATH 5160U.  Upper division electives must be chosen from any area in the College of Liberal Arts or the College of Science and Technology.

Remember: These are only samples to aid in planning your own course work.

Disclaimer: The information contained here is not official. Official information is contained in your ASU Catalog. Availability of particular courses in a given semester cannot be guaranteed.

Version A: Calculus I in Fall of first year
Version B: Precalculus in Fall of first year
Version C: College Algebra in Fall of first year
 



Version A : Calculus I in Fall of first year

 

First Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
  • MATH 1161
  • Lab Science 1
  • ENGL 1101
  • Social Science 1
  • PE Activity 1
  • First Year Seminar (2013 on)
  • MATH 2072
  • Lab Science 2
  • ENGL 1102
  • Social Science 2
  • Ethics
Second Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
  • MATH 2083
  • MATH 2160
  • CSCI 1301
  • Social Science 3
  • Language, Literature or Philosophy
  • MATH 3000
  • MATH 3411
  • Fine Arts
  • Social Science 4
  • Global Perspectives
  • PE Activity 2
Third Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
  • MATH 3110
  • Math Elective 1
  • Language or CSCI Elective 1
  • Upper Division Elective 1
  • Free Elective
  • PE Activity 3
  • STAT 3231
  • Math Elective 2
  • Language or CSCI Elective 2
  • Upper Division Elective 2
  • Free Elective
Fourth Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
  • MATH 4011
  • Math Elective 3
  • Upper Division Elective 3
  • Free Elective
  • Free Elective
  • MATH Elective 4
  • Upper Division Elective 4
  • Free Elective
  • Free Elective
  • Free Elective

 

Version B : Precalculus in Fall of first year

 

First Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
  • MATH 1113
  • ENGL 1101
  • Social Science 1
  • Social Science 2
  • Fine Arts
  • First Year Seminar (2013 on)
  • MATH 1161
  • ENGL 1102
  • CSCI 1301
  • Social Science 3
  • Ethics
Second Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
  • MATH 2072
  • Lab Science 1
  • Language, Literature or Philosophy
  • Language or CSCI Elective 1
  • Global Perspectives
  • MATH 2083
  • MATH 3000
  • Lab Science 2
  • Language or CSCI Elective 2
  • PE Activity 1
Third Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
  • MATH 2160
  • MATH 3110
  • Math Elective 1
  • Upper Division Elective 1
  • Social Science 4
  • PE Activity 2
  • STAT 3231
  • MATH 3411
  • Math Elective 2
  • Upper Division Elective 2
  • Free Elective
  • PE Activity 3
Fourth Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
  • MATH 4011
  • Math Elective 3
  • Upper Division Elective 3
  • Free Elective
  • Free Elective
  • MATH Elective 4
  • Upper Division Elective 4
  • Free Elective
  • Free Elective
  • Free Elective

 

Version C : College Algebra in Fall of first year

 

First Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
  • MATH 1111
  • ENGL 1101
  • Social Science 1
  • Social Science 2
  • PE Activity 1
  • PE Activity 2
  • First Year Seminar (2013 on)
  • MATH 1113
  • ENGL 1102
  • Social Science 3
  • Social Science 4
  • Fine Arts
  • PE Activity 3
Second Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
  • MATH 1161
  • CSCI 1301
  • Lab Science 1
  • Global Perspectives
  • Language, Literature or Philosophy
  • MATH 2072
  • Lab Science 2
  • Language or CSCI Elective 2
  • Ethics
  • Free Elective
Third Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
  • MATH 2083
  • MATH 2160
  • Math Elective 1
  • Language or CSCI Elective 2
  • Upper Division Elective 1
  • MATH 3000
  • MATH 3411
  • STAT 3231
  • Upper Division Elective 2
  • Free Elective
Fourth Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
  • MATH 3110
  • MATH 4011
  • Math Elective 2
  • Upper Division Elective 3
  • Free Elective
  • Math Elective 3
  • Math Elective 4
  • Upper Division Elective 4
  • Free Elective
  • Free Elective