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Professional Practice Program

The Department of Mathematics participates in the Professional Practice Program. If interested, a student should contact the Coordinator of the Professional Practice Program, Mathematics Department, Mathematical Sciences Building.

To be eligible for the Professional Practice Program, a student must:

1. Have completed one of the following calculus sequences:

a. MA 16100 (Plane Analytic Geometry and Calculus I)/MA 16200 (Plane Analytic Geometry and Calculus II) (10 cr.) and MA 26100 (Multivariate Calculus) (4 cr.)

b. MA 16500 (Analytic Geometry and Calculus I)/MA 16600 (Analytic Geometry and Calculus II) (8 cr.) and MA 26100 (Multivariate Calculus) (4 cr.)

c. Calculus: MA 17300 (Calculus and Analytic Geometry II) (5 cr.) and MA 17400 (Multivariable Calculus) (4 cr.)

d. MA 18100 (Honors Calculus I) (5 cr.) and MA 18200 (Honors Calculus II) (5 cr.)

e. MA 27100 (Several Variable Calculus) (5 cr.)

2. Have at least a 3.0 grade index in all mathematics, statistics and computer science courses and;

3. Have an overall graduation index of at least 2.8.

Although it is not required, students are encouraged to take CS 15800 (C Programming) (3 cr.); CS 17700 (Programming with Multimedia Objects) (4 cr.); or CS 18000 (Programming I) (4 cr.) before starting their work experience.