Enid Steinbart's Home Page
Director of Undergraduate Advising and Assessment                     
School of Mathematics
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, GA 30332

Office:  218C Skiles
email: steinbart@math.gatech.edu           
Phone:  404-385-0971 /   FAX:    404-894-4409

Fall Office hours:
NOTE: I will be abroad from September 1 until October 16.

Monday 9:00-10:30; no appointment needed at this time. 
There are two ways to make an appointment for another time. 
 (i) Make an appointment online by going to gatech.gradesfirst.com and selecting an available time (preferred)
 (ii) Send an email to steinbar@math.gatech.edu.  List multiple times and days at which you can meet.  Include your name, GTID, and reason for the appointment.  I will reply to your request. Thanks!
 
For assistance if I am unavailable, contact academics@math.gatech.edu and School of Mathematics Academic Office Skiles 125, phone:  404-894-4420.


Enid Steinbart



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REGISTRATION
Information about permit and prerequisite overrides can be found here:
http://math.gatech.edu/permits-and-waitlists

Some Mathematics courses are major restricted for the first part of Phase I registration.  The restriction will be lifted about 3 weeks after Phase I Registration begins (varies by term).

TEACHING Fall 2019


MATH 2551RBS - Study Abroad Barcelona September 1-October 19

MATH 4801 Undergraduate Seminar
Mondays 3:00-3:50 Skiles 171 Co-Instructor Dr. Neha Gupta

GT1000MAT Freshman Seminar Wednesdays 3:00-3:50 Skiles 270 Co-instructor Greg Mayer


NEW: REU, Pura, URSA, Undergraduate Research --  What You Should Know

Official GT Calendar

School of Mathematics

Club Math

Mathematics Minor - Starting Summer 2017, the minor will require 15 hours (formerly it required 18 hours).  For more information see: Math Minor Summer 2017


REGISTRATION INFORMATION

The School of Math will stop receiving requests for permits and prereq overrides one day before registration closes.   For all other Registration dates, see the Official GT Calendar.

The School of Math uses the "Waitlists and Reserved Seats" functionality of the Online Registration System.   I do not manage the waitlist.  
Certain MATH courses are major restricted for the first part of Phase I registration, and the restriction will be lifted part way through Phase I registration.

More information is at
http://math.gatech.edu/permits-and-waitlists

New Fall and Summer Freshmen and New Fall, Spring, Summer Transfers:  Testing out of CS 1301 or CS 1331 or  CS 1371 
CS Placement tests are offered first week of Fall Semester.  
Contact Cathy Dunnahue cd@cc.gatech.edu information.

Special Topics and Relatively New Classes

A.  MATH 4801 UG Undergraduate Seminar (1 hour)  Fall only
This course provides students with a broad exposure to areas of mathematics research through weekly speakers.   In addition to faculty members, speakers  include postdocs, graduate students, and undergraduate students.  All student interested in learning more about math research at GT and various mathematics topics are encouraged to register for the course!  Prerequisite:  MATH 2401 or MATH 24X1 or MATH 2605 or MATH 2551 or MATH 2X51, or permission of instructor.   Interested students who have not complete the prereq should write to academics@math,gatech with subject list MATH4801 permission.   Non-registered guests are welcome to attend.
This course can be used a Math Elective for BS MTH (B-List).  Pass/Fail only.

B.  MATH 4802 Mathematical Probem Solving (2 hour) Fall only
This course is intended to teach general mathematical problem solving skills, and to prepare students to take the Putnam Examination.
This course can be used as a Math Elective for BS MTH (B-List).   Pass/Fail only.

C.  MATH 4803 Science Based Data Science (3 hours) Fall 2019 only
The lectures will focus on an introduction of modern data science techniques and the foundational mathematical concepts in linear algebra, probability, and basic optimization related with these techniques.  For more information on the class see:  https://math.gatech.edu/courses/math/4803-lia
Prereqs: MATH 1551, MATH 1552, and Linear Algebra (MATH 1553 or 1554 or 1564)
This course can be used as a Math Elective for BS MTH (B-List).
This course can be used toward the BS MTH - Concentration in Probability & Statistics.

D.  MATH 4873 Computations in Dynamic (3 hours)  Summer 2019 -
May 13 - 24.
This is a 2 week intense course, with lectures in the morning and computational lab in the afternoon.  May 13 - 24.
Students will be asked to have a laptop with Matlab on it.
The course will meet in the mornings for lecture, break for  lunch, and reconvene for the lab in the afternoons.
Prereqs: Rudiments of Matlab, and Undergraduate ODE course like Math 2552.
For more information about the class topics see:  https://math.gatech.edu/courses/math/4873
This course can be used as a Math Elective for BS MTH (B-List).

E.  SLS-Affiliated Courses
: Serve, Learn, Sustain is up to 69 affiliated courses now, and the list keeps growing.  Visit the SLS website to see which new courses have been added: http://serve-learn-sustain.gatech.edu/.

Cross-Registration
A GT student may schedule courses at Georgi State University or any of the other colleges or universities comprising the Atlanta Regional Council for Higher Education (ARCHE). Classes are paid through the student's home institution and the credit taken at a partnering school is transferred back as resident credit.   Certain restrictions apply.   Classes taken by GT students in the past include in Actuarial Science and Risk Management classes at GSU.  For more information, see:   https://registrar.gatech.edu/info/cross-registration-information-georgia-tech-students-attending-other-arche-institutions
Application Deadlines (estimated - check Official GT calendar):
    Spring  Semester:  November 15
    Summer Semester:  April 15
    Fall Semester: July 15

ADVISING

Dr. Enid Steinbart steinbar@math.gatech.edu (Last name H-Z and all Discrete Math majors)  and Dr. Neha Gupta neha.gupta@math.gatech.edu (Last name A-G).

Frequently asked questions in advising:  See http://math.gatech.edu/undergraduate/advising

Appointments can be scheduled via  gatech.gradesfirst.com.
If no times are available, send email to steinbar@math.gatech.edu.  Include name, GTID (if GT student), reason for appointment, and multiple available times.

GRADUATION AND DEGREE PETITIONS

Online Application for Graduation: Deadlines and information:  http://www.registrar.gatech.edu/students/deginfo/oag.php
Online Application for Graduation Spring:  In general, it is open after the close of Fall registration through the Friday of the first week of Spring classes.
Online Application for Graduation Summer:  In general, it is open after the close of Fall registration through the Friday of the first week of Summer classes.
Online Application for Graduation Fall:  In general, it is open after the close of Spring registration through the Friday of the first week of Fall classes.


STUDY AWAY
MASS
Penn State Mathematics Advanced Study Semesters, aimed at  juniors and seniors https://math.psu.edu/mass/
BSM  Budapest Semester in Mathematics  https://www.budapestsemesters.com/
BSME  Budapest Semester in Mathematics Education  https://bsmeducation.com/
OIE  Office of International Education - Georgia Tech, helps students find study abroad programs https://oie.gatech.edu/sa/home

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS AND COURSE INFORMATION


MATH 2699/4699 Undergraduate Research - Guidelines

MATH 2106 Foundations of Mathematical Proof is replacing MATH 2803/4803 Foundations of Mathematical Proof and MATH 2406 Abstract Vector Spaces.
MATH 2106 will serve as a prerequisite for MATH 4107, MATH 4150, and MATH 4317. 
MATH 2106 can be used toward the Math Minor ( if MATH 2106 is not required by the student's major); MATH 2106 is not required for the Math Minor.
 
For DMTH students - MATH 4080/4090  Senior Project I/II -  Guidelines

Transfer Credit

Careers in Math

Mathematics:  What can I do with this major?

Sample 8-term schedule MTH with incoming credit for MATH 1551

Sample 8-term schedule MTH with incoming credit for MATH 1551 and MATH 1552

Sample 8-term schedule MTH with no incoming credit for Math 1551 or MATH 1552

Sample schedule MTH with ECON Minor - updated Summer 2017

Sample schedule MTH with ECON Minor and Business Option - updated Summer 2017

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