Howard University

Dr. Paul Bezandry, Interim Chair
Howard University
College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Mathematics
204 Academic Support Building B
Washington, DC 20059
(202) 806-6830

Programs - Undergraduate
Information for prospective majors | Undergraduate Courses

Actuarial Science                                       

Mathematics Requirements:

MATH 101             Proof and Problem Solving I (1 cr)
MATH 102             Proof and Problem Solving (1 cr)
MATH 156             Calculus I   (4 cr)
MATH 157             Calculus II   (4 cr)
MATH 158             Calculus III   (4 cr)
MATH 164             Intro to Numerical Analysis   (3 cr)
MATH 180             Intro to Linear Algebra   (3 cr)
MATH 189             Probability & Statistics I   (3 cr)
MATH 190             Probability & Statistics II   (3 cr)
MATH 195             Intro to Analysis I   (3 cr)

MATH 168             Actuarial Science Lab I   (1 cr)
MATH 193             Actuarial Science Seminar   (3 cr)

plus one course chosen from the following:

MATH 160             Advanced Calculus for Science & Engineering (3 cr)
MATH 196             Intro to Analysis II   (3 cr)
MATH 197             Intro to Modern Algebra I   (3 cr)
MATH 199             Intro to Topology   (3 cr)

Computer Science Requirements:

SYCS 135           Computer Science I   (4 cr)

Economics Requirements  

ECON 001           Principles of Economics I   (3 cr)
ECON 002           Principles of Economics II   (3 cr)

Very Strongly Recommended  

ACCT 201           Accounting Principles I   (3 cr)

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Example 4-year sequence

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Applied Mathematics
Actuarial Science
Computational Science
Mathematics Education
Pure Mathematics

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