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General Education

University of Missouri

Math Reasoning Proficiency Requirement

Under general education program guidelines, a course which demonstrates math reasoning proficiency is required of all MU students. Using college algebra as a prerequisite, this course requires students to use mathematical skills or reasoning in particular areas of disciplinary interest.

To receive credit for taking a mathematics reasoning proficiency (MRP) course, students must earn a grade in the C-range or better. These courses are designated "MP" in the Schedule of Courses.

  • Agricultural Economics 2225 - Statistical Analysis
  • Agricultural Systems Management 2220 - Agriculture/Industrial Structures
  • Agricultural Systems Management 2360 - Mobile Hydraulics
  • Animal Science 4323 - Applied Livestock Genetics
  • Anthropology 2050/2052 - Biological Anthropology
  • Anthropology 4880 - Demographic Anthropology
  • Architectural Studies 4323 - Sustainable Technologies and Systems
  • Chemistry 1320/1320H - General Chemistry II
  • Chemistry 1500H - Honors Intensive General Chemistry
  • Computer Science 1050 - Algorithm Design/Programming I
  • Economics 1024 - Fundamentals of Microeconomics
  • Economics 1051H - General Economics (General Honors)
  • Education and Counseling Psychology 4170 - Introduction to Educational Statistics
  • Financial Planning 2183 - Personal and Family Finance
  • Financial Planning 3287 - Consumer and House Economics 1
  • Geography 4710 - Spatial Analysis in Geography
  • Geological Sciences 2200 - Oceanography
  • Geological Sciences 2450 - Global Water Cycle
  • History 4470 - Quantitative Methods in Historical Study
  • Hospitality Management 3310 - Food Service Budgeting and Controls
  • Linguistics 2700 - Mathematical Logic
  • Management 4010 - Operations Management
  • Management 4210 - Management Science
  • Mathematics 1300 - Finite Mathematics
  • Mathematics 1320 - Elements of Calculus
  • Mathematics 1340 - Algebra and Number Systems for Teachers
  • Mathematics 1360 - Geometric Concepts for Teachers
  • Mathematics 1400 - Calculus of Social/Natural Sciences I
  • Mathematics 1500 - Analytical Geometry and Calculus I
  • Mathematics 1500H - Analytic Geometry and Calculus I - Honors
  • Mathematics 1700 - Calculus II
  • Mathematics 1700H - Calculus II - Honors
  • Mathematics 2100 - Calculus for Social and Natural Sciences II
  • Mathematics 2300 - Calculus III
  • Mathematics 2300H - Calculus III - Honors
  • Mathematics 2320 - Discrete Mathematical Structures
  • Philosophy 2600 - Rational Decisions
  • Philosophy 2700 - Mathematical Logic
  • Philosophy 4110 - Formal Logic
  • Physics 1210 - College Physics I
  • Physics 1220 - College Physics II
  • Political Science 4000 - Introductory Statistics for Political Science
  • Psychology 3020 - Research Methods in Psychology II
  • Social Work 4310 - Social Statistics
  • Statistics 1200 - Introductory Statistical Reasoning
  • Statistics 1300 - Elementary Statistics
  • Statistics 1300H - Elementary Statistics (General Honors)
  • Statistics 1400 - Statistical Analysis
  • Statistics 2200 - Introductory Statistical Methods
  • Statistics 2500 - Introduction to Probability and Statistics I
  • Statistics 2530 - Statistical Methods in Natural Resources
  • Textile & Apparel Management 2300 - Retail Finance and Merchandise Control
  • Textile & Apparel Management 4990 - Retail Marketing Merchandising