# The Undergraduate Program

These pages describe our undergraduate program in Mathematics.

- Minoring in Math is a list of required courses and how to declare.
- Majoring in Math is a short but fairly detailed description of our program.
- Major in Mathematics is a list of required courses for the pure mathematics major.
- Major in Applied Mathematics is a list of required courses for the applied mathematics major.
- Major with a Teaching Concentration is a list of required courses for the mathematics with teaching concentration major.

Other opportunities for involvement with mathematics are

- MUSA, the Mathematics Undergraduate Student Association;
- WIM, a network of undergraduate Women In Math at Cal;
- The Putnam Competition, a nationwide mathematics competition.

**Quantitative Reasoning Exam**

The Quantitative Reasoning (QR) Exam is typically given the Wednesday of the first week of instruction of each semester. For Spring 2022, the QR exam will be held **remotely on Wednesday, January 19th, from 5:00 - 6:30 pm.** The Quantitative Reasoning Exam is a university requirement and is designed to ensure that students graduate with basic understanding and competency in; mathematics, statistics, or computer science. The requirement may be satisfied by exam or by taking an approved course. Course work used to satisfy Quantitative Reasoning must be completed with a letter grade of C- or higher. For information on taking the QR exam, including the Zoom link to take the exam please contact vickyalee [at] berkeley [dot] edu.

**Undergraduate Calendar**

Our undergraduate calendar shows important dates in the coming semester for undergraduate students.

**Undergraduate Math & Applied Math Major Mailing List**

Any undergraduate student majoring or intending to major in Math or Applied Math may apply for mailing list membership by sending an empty message to undergrads+subscribe [at] math [dot] berkeley [dot] edu from their bMail account.