Algebra and Number Theory Major

Description: A program that focuses on the expression of quantities and their relationships by means of symbols, vectors, matrices, and equations, and the properties of integers. Includes instruction in algebraic structures, quadratic and automorphic forms, combinatorics, linear algebra, and algebraic geometry.

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Algebra and Number Theory Major

What Courses Do Algebra and Number Theory Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Algebra and Number Theory majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Calculus
  • Differential Equations
  • Geometry
  • Linear Algebra
  • Mathematics
  • Vector Calculus