BA in Mathematics & Philosophy

This degree program is for students who wish to combine the fields of mathematics and philosophy, usually with an emphasis on logic.

Prerequisites

  • CAS MA 123 and MA 124, or equivalent (CAS MA 127 or MA 129 or advanced placement)
  • CAS MA 225 or MA 230
  • CAS MA 293
  • CAS PH 100 or PH 110

Principal Courses

At least six courses in mathematics and six courses in philosophy with a grade of C or higher are required.

Required Mathematics Courses

  • CAS MA 242 or MA 442
  • CAS MA 531 and MA 532
  • CAS MA 411–412 or MA 511–512
  • Any one of the following: CAS MA 294 or MA 341; or any course numbered 400 or higher

Required Philosophy Courses

  • CAS PH 468
  • Three courses in philosophy above the 100 level
  • Any two of the following: CAS PH 422, PH 443, PH 460, PH 474

Students in this major should have advisors in both the Mathematics & Statistics Department and the Philosophy Department.