Mathematics majors

Major information


Required by end of spring before transfer

  • Four semesters/five quarters of calculus through multivariable and either linear algebra or differential equations

Additional recommended courses prior to transfer

  • Complete the full calculus series (encompassing single variable, multivariable, linear algebra and
    differential equations)
  • One introductory course in C++

Additional requirements for the Mathematics majors can be found at http://www.math.ucla.edu/.


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* Financial Actuarial Mathematics and Mathematics/Economics are highly selective. Demand for these majors significantly exceeds space available.

* Students are classified as Pre-major until lower division preparation courses are completed at UCLA.

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