Mathematical Science Concentration

Below is a sample of a mathematical science program in Comprehensive Science, subject to variation at the discretion of the student and the student's advisor:

Freshman Year

First Semester Crs. Second Semester Crs.
MAT 1500 - Calculus I 4 MAT 1505 - Calculus II 4
ACS 1000 - Traditions in Conversation 3 ACS 1001 - Modernity & Its Discontents 3
PHY 2410 - University Phy:Mechanics
PHY 2411 - Lab: Mechanics
4 PHY 2412 - Univ Physics: Elec & Mag
PHY 2413 - Lab: Elec & Magnetism
4
Core Language 3 Core Language 3
PHI 1050 - Intro to Philosophy 3 Social Science 3
Total Credits 17 Total Credits 17

Sophomore Year

First Semester Crs. Second Semester Crs.
MAT 2500 - Calculus III 4 MAT 2705 - Diff Equation with Linear Alg 4
MAT 2600 - Foundation of Math I 4 Social Science 4
CHM 1151 - General Chemistry I , CHM 1103 - General Chemistry Lab I 4 CHM 1152 - General Chemistry II , CHM 1104 - General Chemistry Lab II 4
Introductory Literature 5 CSC 1051 - Algorithms & Data Struc I 5
ETH 2050 - Eth Trad & Contemp Life 3 HIS 1050 - Themes in Modern World History or HIS 1040 - Themes Pre Mod World History 3
Total Credits 16 Total Credits 16

Junior Year

First Semester Crs. Second Semester Crs.
MAT 3300 - Advanced Calculus 4 Mathematics Elective 4
MAT 4310 - Stat Methods 3 MAT 4410 - Math Modeling 3
Advanced History 3 Advanced Social Science 3
Advanced Literature 3 THL 1050 - Christian Theology: An Intro 3
BIO 2105 - General Biology I 3 BIO 2106 - General Biology II 3
Total Credits 16 Total Credits 16

Senior Year

First Semester Crs. Second Semester Crs.
MAT 5400 - Complex Analysis 3 MAT 5700 - Math Statistics I 3
Mathematics/Science Elective 3 Mathematics/Science Elective 3
Advanced Philosophy 3 Fine Arts 3
Advanced Social Science 3 Advanced Theology 3
Elective 3 Elective 3
Total Credits 16 Total Credits 16

BSC majors must:

Plan their academic program in accord with the requirements set forth in the Villanova University Bulletin Undergraduate Full-Time Studies.

Satisfy the requirements of the Core Program of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Sample four-year plan for taking the required courses for the BSC major are available for the various concentrations offered through the program.

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