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Mathematics, A.A.

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The AA mathematics program is intended to prepare students for the pursuit of a bachelor's degree while also including a year of foreign language training. Those intending to transfer to other institutions should check transferability of courses with the institutions to which they intend to transfer.


Total Program Credits: 60

General Education Requirements:   37 Credits
  ENGL 1010 Introduction to Academic Writing 3
or ENGH 1005 Literacies and Composition Across Contexts (5)  
  ENGL 2010 Intermediate Writing Academic Writing and Research 3
  MATH 1210 Calculus I 4
or MATH 121H Calculus I (4)  
Complete one of the following: 3
  HIST 2700 US History to 1877  (3) 
and HIST 2710 US History since 1877  (3) 
  HIST 1700 American Civilization  (3) 
  HIST 1740 US Economic History  (3) 
  POLS 1000 American Heritage  (3) 
  POLS 1100 American National Government  (3) 
Complete the following:
  PHIL 2050 Ethics and Values 3
  HLTH 1100 Personal Health and Wellness 2
or EXSC 1097 Fitness for Life  (2)
Distribution Courses
  Biology  3
  Physical Science  3
  Additional Biology or Physical Science  3
  Humanities Distribution  3
  Fine Arts Distribution  3
  Social/Behavioral Science  3
Discipline Core Requirements:   10 Credits
  MATH 1220 Calculus II 4
or MATH 122H Calculus II (4)  
Complete 6 credits from the following: 6
  MATH 2210 Calculus III  (4)
or MATH 221H Calculus III (3)
  MATH 2270 Linear Algebra  (3)
  MATH 2280 Ordinary Differential Equations  (3)
  MATH 290R Topics in Mathematics (3)
  STAT 2050  Introduction to Statistical Methods (4)  
Elective Requirements: 14 Credits
  Same Foreign Language 8
  Any course 1000 or higher* 6

Graduation Requirements:

  1. Completion of a minimum of 60 semester credits.              
  2. Overall grade point average of 2.0 (C) or above. (Departments may require a higher GPA.)  
  3. Residency hours--minimum of 20 credit hours through course attendance at UVU  
  4. Completion of GE and specified departmental requirements           
* MATH 1050 and MATH 1060 are required as prerequisites for MATH 1210.

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and italicized.

Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours
MATH 1210* or MATH 121H Calculus I 4
ENGL 1010 or ENGH 1005 Intro to Writing GE or Literacies and Composition Across Contexts 3
Humanities GE Humanities GE (PHIL 1250 recommended) 3
Elective Foreign Language 4
  Semester total: 14
Note: *Additional pre-requisites may be required (MATH 1050 and MATH 1060)  
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
MATH 1220 or MATH 122H Calculus II 4
ENGL 2010 Intermediate Writing GE  3
History GE American Institutions (HIST 1700 suggested) 3
Elective Foreign Language* 4
  Semester total: 14
Note:*Foreign Language must be the same as in the first semester  
Semester 3 Course Title Credit Hours
Math Core Elective MATH 2210, MATH 221H, STAT 2050, MATH 2270, MATH 2280, or MATH 290R (MATH 2210 recommended) 3
Physical Science GE Physical Science GE (PHYS 2210/2215 recommended) 3
PHIL 2050 Ethics and Values (PHIL 205G preferred) 3
HLTH 1100 or EXSC 1097 Personal Health or Fitness for Life GE 2
Elective Elective (any course numbered 1000 or higher) 6
  Semester total: 17
Semester 4 Course Title Credit Hours
Math Core Elective MATH 2210, MATH 221H, STAT 2050, MATH 2270, MATH 2280, or MATH 290R (MATH 2210 recommended) 3
Biology GE Biology GE (BIOL 1010 suggested) 3
Additional Science GE Additional Science GE (Physical Science or Biology) 3
Fine Arts GE Fine Arts GE 3
Social/Behavioral GE Social/Behavioral GE 3
  Semester total: 15
  Degree total: 60



The Mathematics department is in the College of Science. To find the most up-to-date information, including Program Learning Outcomes for degree programs offered by the Math department, visit their website.

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