# Bachelors (BS) in Mathematics and Data Analytics

## Overview

The mathematics and data analytics major offers a 49-semester-hour course of study which prepares students to use creativity to solve physical, statistical, and mathematical problems, think critically via layers of abstraction, and bring insight to process, analyze, and interpret data. This major can include the completion of a business analytics certificate to provide a clear pathway into a high-need job market for data analysts, digital analysts, business analysts, data scientists, and software engineers. Other careers, like teaching and mathematical research, are strengthened by familiarity with data analytics and its utility in the business world. Students are required to obtain a minimum grade of C- in all courses taken for the major.

## Degree Outcomes

Graduates with a BS in mathematics and data analytics will:

- Be able to apply mathematical/statistical ideas with and without technology
- Clearly communicate, analyze, and prove mathematical ideas
- Be prepared for graduate study in mathematics, statistics, data analytics, or data science

## Major Requirements

##### Complete the following:

##### Complete one mathematics elective:

Any mathematics (MATH) coursework at 300-level or above.

##### Complete one specialization elective:

##### Choose one of the following:

For students who are

**NOT**also majoring in Computer Science take BUSN 411. For students also majoring in Computer Science take ENGR 482.