The Department of Mathematics currently offers two minors:

## Minor in Mathematics

Always consult the undergraduate catalog for the most current information (return to all minors)

#### Admission Requirements

- The minor is not open to Mathematics or Math Education majors

#### Minor Requirements

- A grade of “C” (2.0) or better is required in all courses used to satisfy the minor.
- At least 6 hours used in the minor must be earned at UCF within the Department of Mathematics.
- A minimum of 6 hours used to satisfy the Math Minor must be unique and not be used to satisfy the requirements of a major.

#### Prerequisite Courses

- Students must satisfy each course’s prerequisites before enrolling in the class.

#### Required Courses (15 hrs)

#### Restricted Elective (3 hrs)

The Restricted Elective must be taken from the Department of Mathematics at UCF and must be selected from courses at the 3000-4000 level.

Select **one** from the following list of options:

MAA XXXX (any 3000 – 4000)

MAD XXXX (any 3000 – 4000)

MAP XXXX (any 3000 – 4000)

MAS XXXX (any 3000 – 4000)

MTG XXXX (any 3000 – 4000)

Any mathematics Honors courses that are approved for this purpose by the Department Standards Committee

**Exceptions: ****None of the following four courses can be taken**

#### Foreign Language Requirements

- None

#### Total Semester Hours Required

- 18

#### Other Requirements

- No credit by exam (TSD, Military credit) may be used.
- Internship, Co-op, or Independent Study credit cannot be used toward the minor.

## MINOR IN MATHEMATICAL BIOLOGY

Always consult the undergraduate catalog for the most current information (return to all minors)

#### Admission Requirements

- None

#### Minor Requirements

- A grade of “C” (2.0) or better is required in all courses used to satisfy the minor.
- At least 6 hours used in the minor must be earned at UCF within the Department of Mathematics.
- This minor is not open to Math majors.

#### Prerequisite Courses

Students must satisfy each course’s prerequisites before enrolling in the class.

BSC 2010C

Biology I

4 hrs

#### Required Courses (21 hrs)

BSC 2011C

Biology II

4 hrs

#### Restricted Electives (3 hrs)

BCH 4053

Biochemistry I

3 hrs

PCB 3023

Molecular Cell Biology

3 hrs

PCB 3044

Principles of Ecology

3 hrs

PCB 3063

Genetics

3 hrs

PCB 4683

Evolutionary Biology

4 hrs

#### Foreign Language Requirements

- None

#### Total Semester Hours Required

- 24

#### Other Requirements

- No credit by exam (TSD, Military credit) may be used.
- Internship, Co-op, or Independent Study credit cannot be used toward the minor.
- Lower division courses do not substitute for Upper Division courses.