Mathematics Pathway

The pathway for mathematics majors allows students to complete all requirements for the core and the major in years 1-3. Following successful admission, students begin their first year at Suffolk University Law School in year four.

Consult the Academic Catalog for specific course options and the Law School website for admission information.

Pathway for Mathematics Majors: BS/JD Option

Year 1

Seminar for Freshmen
First Year Experience
MATH-165 Calculus I*
Creativity & Innovation Core Requirement
First-Year Writing I

MATH-166 Calculus II
MATH-185 Discrete Math I
First-Year Writing II
Social, Cultural and Global Perspectives (SCGP)

Year 2

MATH-265 Calculus III
MATH-331 Introduction to Advanced Mathematics
Ethical & Philosophical Inquiry (ETHIC)
PHYS-151 University Physics I + Lab**

MATH-431 Linear Algebra
MATH Elective
Human Behavior and Societies Core Requirement

Year 3

MATH-432 Abstract Algebra
MATH Elective
Social & Intellectual History (SIH)
Science, Technology & Engineering (STE)

MATH-462 Real Analysis
MATH Elective
Visual & Performing Arts: Theory and History (VPATH)
Studies in Literature Core Requirement

*Fulfills Math Core Requirement

**Partially fulfills STE Core Requirement

***Fulfills Quantitative Analysis Core Requirement

Based on availability, selected courses may be double counted to satisfy the Social, Cultural, & Global Perspectives Core Requirement and to fulfill other Core or Major requirements, allowing for additional free electives.

Math major requires two 4-credit Math electives at or above the 200 level and one 4-credit elective at or above the 300 level.