• Female students and male student

FPU's minor in mathematics will provide you with a condensed and highly focused program in mathematics as a complement to other majors, as well as a fulfillment of personal interest.


  • The mathematics minor may be used to satisfy the California state credentialing requirement for the supplementary authorization in mathematics;
  • Students working towards this authorization should consult with the program director to ensure that the proper courses are taken.

Career opportunities

While this minor will prepare you for advanced study in mathematics, it will also help you expand knowledge and skills in other subject areas, providing a competitive edge in professional careers that require problem-solving and analysis.

Program director

Shawn Wirts, Ph.D.
Shawn Wirts, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Course listing

General Education Prerequisites

MATH-120Principles of Mathematics4

Required Courses (21 Units)

MATH-210Calculus I4
MATH-220Calculus II4

Select 9 additional units of upper-division mathematics; cannot include MATH-311, MATH-477, MATH-482 or MATH- 711.