Resources for:

    BA/BS Computer Mathematics

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    BA/BS Computer Emphasis

    This emphasis is for students who are interested in the mathematical basis of computer science.

    Requirements for the Major

    Core Courses
    Courses No. of Units Semester Offered Prerequisities
    Math 253 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I 5 Every semester Math 152 or placement
    Math 254 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II 5 Every semester Math 253
    Math 255 Calculus and Analytic Geometry III 3 Every semester Math 254
    Math 280 Discrete Mathematics 3 Every semester Math 253
    Math 301 Introduction to Analysis 3 Every semester Math 255 and Math 280
    Math 355 Linear Algebra 3 Every semester Math 250 or Math 253
    Math 452 Intro to Abstract Algebra 3 Every semester Math 280
    Specialized Courses
    Courses No. of Units Semester Offered Prerequisities
    CompSci 322 Computer Languages and Compilers 3 Spring odd years CompSci 271 and MCS 231
    CompSci 433 Theory of Algorithms 3 Fall odd years MCS 231 or both Math 280 and CompSci 172
    CompSci 434 Theory of Computation 4 Spring even years Math 280
    Math 471 Numerical Analysis 3 Fall even years CompSci 171 or CompSci 172 and Math 355
    Other Requirements
    Courses No. of Units Semester Offered Prerequisities
    CompSci 171 or CompSci 172
    (unique requirement)
    3 Every semester Math 141 or waiver for CompSci 171; Math 152 or Calculus placement for CompSci 172
    English 370 or English 372 Technical Writing 3 Every semester English 102
    Approved Minor (22 - 24 units)
    University requirements for BA or BS

    Location

    College of Letters & Sciences
    Laurentide Hall 4100
    University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
    800 W. Main Street
    Whitewater, WI 53190-1790

    Contact

    Office of the Dean
    Phone: (262) 472-1621
    E-mail: marschHM12@uww.edu

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