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Mathematics (BSc)


Mathematics (BSc)

 waterloo

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Solve real-world problems in an efficient and reliable manner through the application of mathematics.

Our Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Mathematics program emphasizes the role of mathematics and statistics in the natural and computer sciences.

 


Program Highlights

  • Laurier’s hands-on approach to mathematics learning, smaller class sizes, and diverse faculty and staff, gives you the personal attention you need to be successful in your studies.
  • You can concentrate in specific areas of mathematics and applied mathematics, or select from a wider range of courses.
  • With three modern computer labs and on-staff lab instructors, you can explore the practical applications of concepts learned in class.
  • In your senior year, you can choose to pursue a project of special interest under the supervision of a faculty member.
  • Our Mathematics Assistance Centre can help you with your assignments and exam preparation.

Sample Courses

  • Calculus
  • Differential Equations
  • Euclidean Geometry
  • Game Theory
  • Linear Algebra
  • Mathematical Biology
  • Mathematical Modelling in the Applied Sciences and Finance
  • Number Theory
  • Probability and Statistics
  • Regression Analysis
  • Time Series Analysis

Requirements

  • Minimum admission range of mid 70s.
  • Competitive admission range of mid 80s.
  • English at 60%.
  • Advanced Functions, and Calculus & Vectors at 60%.
  • One of Biology, Chemistry or Physics at 60%.
  • All prerequisite courses calculated in admission average.

International Baccalaureate Requirements

  • HL or SL English at 3.
  • HL or SL Mathematics at 3.
  • One of HL or SL Biology, Chemistry or Physics at 3.
  • IB Minimum Score: 26.

Find equivalent requirements for additional curriculums in the admissions toolkits

Design Your Degree

These are a few popular academic opportunities which allow you to dive deeper into your major area of study or broaden your knowledge:

  • Entrepreneurship Core
  • Management Option
  • Education Minor
  • Physics Minor
  • Chemistry Minor
  • Biology Minor
  • Computer Science Minor
  • Geomatics Option

Check out other options to enhance your degree.

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