Oct 27, 2020  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Mathematical Sciences Research Certificate

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Program: Research Certificate
Department of Mathematical Sciences  
College of Arts and Sciences

Kettler Hall ~ 260-481-6821

Student Learning Outcomes:
Upon completion of this certificate, students will:

  • learn research methods and tools appropriate to the mathematical sciences, learn the foundations of research in the theory of the discipline, learn the advanced communication skills, and apply what they have learned by executing a research project and communicating the results to others. 

Declaring this Certificate:

Program Requirements:

  • A minimum GPA of 2.00 or higher is required for graduation
  • At least 9 credits must be earned as resident credit

To earn the Mathematical Sciences Research Certificate, you must fulfill the following requirements in addition to those noted above:

Research Writing: Credits 3

History, Philosophy, or Theory of the Discipline: Credits 3

Research Methods and Supervised Individual Research: Credits 6

Upper or Dual-Level Course: Credits 3

Choose one of the following:

Cognate Research Tools: Credits 3-4

Choose one of the following:

Total Credits: 18-19

Student Responsibility

You are responsible for satisfying the graduation requirements specified for your selected program.  Thus, it is essential that you develop a thorough understanding of the required courses, academic policies and procedures governing your academic career.  All requests for exceptions to specific requirements must be made in writing and may be granted only by written approval from the appropriate chair or dean.

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