Teaching Faculty
Professors Barel, D. Campbell (chair), Ferrer, and D. Sutherland
Associate Professor Goadrich
Assistant Professors Camfield and Yorgey
Instructor Seme
Description
The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science offers a major in Mathematics, a major in Computer Science, and minors in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, and Computer Science. A student may double major in Mathematics and Computer Science or major in one discipline and minor in the other. Students majoring in Mathematics may not minor in Applied Mathematics.
Three years of high school mathematics, including two years of algebra and one year of geometry, or equivalent preparation, are necessary for all courses offered in the Department. Trigonometry/Precalculus is strongly recommended. A student who studied calculus before enrolling in Hendrix College may receive course credit for MATH 130
Calculus I
if he or she takes MATH 140
Calculus II
with consent of the instructor and passes it with a grade of C or better. Alternatively, a student may receive course credit for MATH 140
Calculus II
if he or she takes MATH 230
Multivariable Calculus
or MATH 260
Differential Equations
with consent of the instructor and passes it with a grade of C or better.