DEGREE PROGRAMS 
SECTION 7

Paul Dowell, Acting Chairperson, 129 Austin Building
Students enrolled at East Carolina University or transferring from other institutions may be considered for admission to the Department of Mathematics as a mathematics major provided the following departmental requirements are met. To elect mathematics as a major, the student must have a minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA, or a minimum 2.5 GPA for mathematics teacher education major, and a minimum grade of C in all mathematics courses taken below the 3000 level.
Students previously admitted to the Department of Mathematics who have been out of school more than three academic years and students who were previously enrolled in the university but not admitted to the department must meet the requirements outlined in the section above.
Students applying for readmission to the university who were previously admitted to the Department of Mathematics and who have been out of school no more than three academic years must have a minimum 2.0 GPA to be eligible for readmission to the department.
Students who hold a baccalaureate degree qualify for admission to the Department of Mathematics upon admission to the university.
Credit toward a mathematics major will not be given in any MATH course or in CSCI 2600 with a grade less than C. The degree offers three concentration areas: mathematics, computer science, and statistics. The mathematics concentration requires a minor and the computer science and statistics concentrations require specified cognates in lieu of a minor. Minimum degree requirement is 126 s.h. of credit as follows:

General education (See Section 6, Undergraduate Studies, Requirements for Baccalaureate Degree Programs.). 
42 s.h.


Foreign language through level 1004 (preferably French, German, or Russian) 
12 s.h.



27 s.h.



3039 s.h.


Electives to complete requirements for graduation. 
BS IN MATHEMATICS, SECONDARY EDUCATION
Credit toward a mathematics major will not be given in any MATH course with a grade less than C. See Section 7, Degree Programs, School of Education, Licensure, for NC teacher licensure requirements. Minimum degree requirement is 126 s.h. of credit as follows:


42 s.h.



36 s.h.



31 s.h.


Electives to complete requirements for graduation. 
Minimum requirement for mathematics minor is 24 s.h. of credit as follows:


18 s.h.


Electives acceptable for a BA major in mathematics. 
6 s.h.

(Not open to majors in mathematics)
Minimum requirement for statistics minor is 26 s.h. of credit as follows:


23 s.h.



3 s.h.

The mathematics honors program is open to students with exceptional mathematical ability who have completed MATH 2173. Acceptance in the program entitles the student to register for MATH 3550, 3551, 4550, 4551.
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