University Catalogue

Curriculum in Mathematics
Leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Science
Concentration in Scientific Computing

(see footnotes at bottom)


FIRST YEAR

First Semester

††MATH 200 or
MATH 200HG
Calculus I
Calculus I Honors
5 hours
CHEM 121G General Chemistry I for Science Majors 3 hours
CLAB 123 General Chemistry Laboratory I for Science Majors 1 hour
ENGL 101 or
ENGL 101HG
Freshman Composition
Freshman Composition Honors
3 hours
CMPS 161 Algorithm Design and Implementation I 3 hours
SE 101 Freshman Academic Success at Southeastern 2 hours
  Total: 17 hours

 

Second Semester

††MATH 201G Calculus II 5 hours
ENGL 102 or
ENGL 102HG
Critical Reading and Writing
Critical Reading and Writing Honors
3 hours
CMPS 280 Algorithm Design and Implementation II 3 hours
GBIO 151
GBIO 151HG
General Biology I
General Biology I Honors
3 hours
BIOL 152 General Biology Laboratory I 1 hour
  Total: 15 hours


 

SECOND  YEAR

First Semester

††MATH 223 Foundations of Discrete Mathematics 3 hours
††MATH 312 Calculus III 3 hours
CMPS 285 Software Engineering 3 hours
ENGL 230 or
ENGL 231 or
ENGL 232 or
ENGL 210H or
ENGL 291H or
ENGL 292HG
World Literature
English Literature
American Literature
Honors Studies in Literature
Tragedy and Comedy
Modern Fiction
3 hours
ENGL 322 Introduction to Professional and Technical Writing 3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

††MATH 350 Applied Differential Equations 3 hours
††MATH 360 Applied Linear Algebra 3 hours
CMPS 315 Systems Administration 3 hours
COMM 211 or
COMM 211HG
Introduction to Public Speaking
Introduction to Public Speaking for Honors Students
3 hours
Art
Elective1,G
  3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

 

THIRD YEAR

First Semester

††MATH 370 Introduction to Abstract Algebra                                     3 hours
CMPS 390 Data Structure 3 hours
PHYS 221 General Physics 3 hours
PLAB 223 General Physics Laboratory 1 hour
History
ElectiveG
  3 hours
Elective   3 hours
  Total: 16 hours

 

Second Semester

††MATH Elective
(400 level)3
  3 hours
††MATH 380 Applied Statistics                                                             3 hours
CMPS 479 Automata and Formal Languages 3 hours
Science2,G   4 hours
Kinesiology
Lab
  1 hour
  Total: 14 hours

 

 

FOURTH YEAR

First Semester

††MATH sequence
Elective6
  3 hours
††MATH 392 Numerical Methods  3 hours
ECON 102 or
ECON 201 or
ECON 202G
Elements of Economics
Principles of Economics (Macroeconomics)
Principles of Economics (Microeconomics)
              
3 hours
Concentration
Elective4
  3 hours
Elective   3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

††MATH 441 Real Analysis                                                       3 hours
††Mathematics
Elective
(400 level)3
  3 hours
Concentration
Elective4
  3 hours
Social
Science
Elective5,G
  3 hours
Kinesiology
Lab
  1 hour
  Total: 13 hours

 

Total semester hours required 120

Southeastern 101 is not required of transfer or readmitted Southeastern students with 30 hours or more. Those students will replace Southeastern 101 with 2 hours of free electives.

GGeneral Education Courses
††Major course; grade of “C” or better required.

1To be taken from Art, Music, Dance, or Theatre.

2Must complete a one-year sequence by taking Biology 153/154, Chemistry 122/124, or Physics 222/224.

3Math 467, 485, and 486 may not be used to satisfy this requirement.

4Must choose from CMPS 339, 401, 434, 443, 451, 458, 470, or MATH 409 or 410.

5Select from the disciplines of Geography, Anthropology, Criminal Justice, Political Science, or Sociology.

6To be chosen from MATH 402, 409, 421, or 480.