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Course Descriptions and Frequency of Course Offerings

Please click the course number for its description. This information is typical and subject to change. Check the timetable for current course offerings. Some special topics courses (596, 696, 796, 996) are offered in fall and spring semesters in addition.


Lower Division

Course Title Offered
002MATH 002 Intermediate Mathematics
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester
  • Summer Semester
101MATH 101 College Algebra
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester
  • Summer Semester
103MATH 103 Trigonometry
  • Every Fall Semester
104MATH 104 Precalculus Mathematics
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester
  • Summer Semester
105MATH 105 Introduction to Topics in Mathematics
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester
  • Summer Semester
109MATH 109 Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers I
  • Every Spring Semester
110MATH 110 Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers II
  • Every Fall Semester
115MATH 115 Calculus I
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester
  • Summer Semester
116MATH 116 Calculus II
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester
  • Summer Semester
125MATH 125 Calculus I
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester
  • Summer Semester
126MATH 126 Calculus II
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester
  • Summer Semester
127MATH 127 Calculus III
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester
  • Summer Semester
145MATH 145 Calculus I (Honors)
  • Every Fall Semester
146MATH 146 Calculus II (Honors)
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester
147MATH 147 Calculus III (Honors)
220MATH 220 Applied Differential Equations
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester
  • Summer Semester
221MATH 221 Applied Differential Equations (Honors)
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester
290MATH 290 Elementary Linear Algebra
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester
  • Summer Semester
291MATH 291 Linear Algebra (Honors)
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester

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Upper Division

Course Title Offered
320MATH 320 Elementary Differential Equations
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester
365MATH 365 Elementary Statistics
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester
  • Summer Semester
409MATH 409 Topics in Mathematics for Secondary and Middle School Teachers
  • Every Spring Semester
410MATH 410 Topics in History of Mathematics for Secondary and Middle School Teachers
450MATH 450 Discrete Mathematics
  • Irregularly
500MATH 500 Intermediate Analysis
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester
526MATH 526 Applied Mathematical Statistics I
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester
  • Summer Semester
540MATH 540 Elementary Number Theory
  • Irregularly
558MATH 558 Introductory Modern Algebra
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester
559MATH 559 Modern Geometries
  • Every Fall Semester
581MATH 581 Numerical Methods
  • Every Fall Semester
590MATH 590 Linear Algebra
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester
  • Summer Semester
591MATH 591 Linear Algebra II
  • Irregularly

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Upper Division/Graduate

Course Title Offered
601MATH 601 Algebraic Coding Theory
  • Irregularly
605MATH 605 Applied Regression Analysis
  • Even Fall Semesters Only
611MATH 611 Fourier Analysis of Time Series
  • Odd Spring Semesters Only
624MATH 624 Discrete Probability
  • Irregularly
627MATH 627 Probability
  • Every Fall Semester
628MATH 628 Mathematical Theory of Statistics
  • Every Spring Semester
630MATH 630 Actuarial Mathematics
  • Every Spring Semester
646MATH 646 Complex Variables and Applications
  • Every Fall Semester
647MATH 647 Applied Partial Differential Equations
  • Every Fall Semester
  • Every Spring Semester
648MATH 648 Calculus of Variations and Integral Equations
  • Every Spring Semester
650MATH 650 Nonlinear Dynamical Systems
660MATH 660 Geometry I
  • Odd Fall Semesters Only
661MATH 661 Geometry II
  • Even Spring Semesters Only
724MATH 724 Combinatorial Mathematics
  • Odd Fall Semesters Only
725MATH 725 Graph Theory
  • Even Spring Semesters Only
727MATH 727 Probability Theory
  • Every Fall Semester
728MATH 728 Statistical Theory
  • Every Spring Semester
750MATH 750 Stochastic Adaptive Control
  • Irregularly
765MATH 765 Introductn to the Theory of Functions I
  • Every Fall Semester
766MATH 766 Introduction to the Theory of Functions II
  • Every Spring Semester
781MATH 781 Numerical Analysis I
  • Every Fall Semester
782MATH 782 Numerical Analysis II
  • Every Spring Semester
783MATH 783 Applied Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations
  • Every Spring Semester
790MATH 790 Linear Algebra II
  • Every Fall Semester
791MATH 791 Modern Algebra I
  • Every Spring Semester

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Graduate Division

Course Title Offered
800MATH 800 Theory of Functions of a Complex Variable I
  • Every Spring Semester
802MATH 802 Set Theory
  • Even Fall Semesters Only
810MATH 810 Theory of Functions of a Real Variable I
  • Every Fall Semester
811MATH 811 Theory of Functions of a Real Variable II
820MATH 820 Introduction to Topology
  • Odd Fall Semesters Only
821MATH 821 Algebraic Topology
  • Irregularly
824MATH 824 Algebraic Combinatorics
  • Irregularly
830MATH 830 Abstract Algebra
  • Every Fall Semester
831MATH 831 Abstract Algebra II
  • Every Spring Semester
840MATH 840 Differentiable Manifolds
  • Irregularly
850MATH 850 Differential Equations and Dynamical Systems
  • Even Fall Semesters Only
851MATH 851 Topics in Dynamical Systems
  • Odd Spring Semesters Only
865MATH 865 Introduction to Stochastic Processes
  • Every Spring Semester
866MATH 866 Stochastic Processes II
  • Every Fall Semester
881MATH 881 Advanced Numerical Linear Algebra
  • Every Fall Semester
882MATH 882 Advanced Numerical Differential Equations
  • Every Spring Semester
890MATH 890 Fourier Analysis
  • Irregularly
910MATH 910 Algebraic Curves
  • Irregularly
915MATH 915 Homological Algebra
  • Irregularly
920MATH 920 Lie Groups and Lie Algebras
  • Irregularly
950MATH 950 Partial Differential Equations
  • Odd Fall Semesters Only
951MATH 951 Advanced Partial Differential Equations II
  • Even Spring Semesters Only
960MATH 960 Functional Analysis
  • Irregularly
961MATH 961 Functional Analysis
970MATH 970 Analytic K-Theory
996MATH 996 Special Topics (Fall 2017): Ergodic Theory of Markov Chain
996MATH 996 Special Topics (Fall 2017): Quillen K-Theory and Beyond

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