Jun 13, 2024  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Mathematics - Life Sciences Concentration, BS

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Program Code: 260*/260F
CIP Code: 27.0101

General Education Requirements (44 Hours)

CHE 1101 /CHE 1110  & CHE 1102 /CHE 1120  fulfill the Science Inquiry perspective. MAT 1110  fulfills the Quantitative Literacy requirement.

Major Requirements (58 Hours)

Not including 12 hours counted in General Education Requirements, above

2.0 major GPA is required for graduation. Major GPA calculation will include all courses taken in the major department, plus any other courses under Major Requirements. Minimum of 18 semester hours of courses taken to fulfill major requirements must be courses offered by Appalachian.

Capstone Requirements (4 Hours)

Choose one option:

Option 1 (4 Hours)

Option 2

Choose one 4-hour combination (courses taken in the same semester); [CAP] is Capstone course: each has CO: of first course in each pair below

Life Sciences Electives (10 Hours)

  • 10 hours of approved electives in BIO, CHE, GHY (at least one lab class; at least one class at 3000 level or higher)

Approved Major Electives (2 Hours)

  • 2 hours in mathematical sciences to bring total hrs in Major Requirements to 70 hours

Honors Students

You may substitute MAT 2510  Sophomore Honors Seminar for MAT 2110 , and MAT 4510  Senior Honors Thesis for your Capstone. This will slightly change your elective requirements to ensure you earn 70 hours in Major Requirements. Please see your advisor for approval and more information.

Minor (Optional)

Electives (18 Hours)

Taken to total 120 hours for the degree


Total Required (120 Hours)

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