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Minor in Mathematics


To minor in mathematics, a student must satisfactorily complete the following requirements.

  • The equivalents of MATH 1500, MATH 1700 and MATH 2300
  • 9 additional credits in approved math courses (students not taking MATH 2320 or MATH 3000, must take all 9 credits at the 4000 level; students taking MATH 2320 or MATH 3000, need an additional 6 credits at the 4000 level)
  • All courses completed with grades in C range or higher
  • At least 9 credits used to satisfy the minor requirements taken in residence 

A minor consists of at least 15 credits, including at least 6 credits numbered 2000 or above, 9 of the required credits must be taken in MU course work. This requirement can be reduced from 9 to 6 at the discretion of an individual department. Students must meet the minimum GPA requirements for a minor, which in no case can be lower than 2.0. In addition, a student cannot receive a grade lower than a C- in any course applied towards a minor in the College. For more information, please see Requirements for Optional Minor.