This minor allows academically strong students to supplement their major degree program with advanced knowledge of mathematics.


Eight credits of coursework must be unique to the minor. For policies governing all minors, see AP.5.3.4 Minors.

Students must earn a minimum 2.00 GPA in courses applied to the minor. 

Banner Code: MATH

Minor Requirements

Total credits: 21

Students should refer to the Admissions & Policies tab for specific policies related to this program.

Required Courses

MATH 125Discrete Mathematics I (Mason Core)3
MATH 203Linear Algebra3
MATH 213Analytic Geometry and Calculus III3
or MATH 215 Analytic Geometry and Calculus III (Honors)
MATH 214Elementary Differential Equations3
or MATH 216 Theory of Differential Equations
MATH 300Introduction to Advanced Mathematics 13
Total Credits15

Students must earn a 2.00 or higher in MATH 300.

Mathematics Elective

Select 3 credits from the following: 13
Advanced Calculus I
Abstract Algebra
Advanced Linear Algebra
Total Credits3

Students must earn a 2.00 or higher.

General Elective

Select 3 credits from the following:3
One 3-credit math course at the 300 or 400 level 1
Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists I
Total Credits3

Excluding MATH 400