## What Is Option 2?

The **Option 2 math major** requires six math courses and four courses in an area of application. These four courses are required to have a certain mathematical content. They should also form a coherent collection of courses that reflect a plan to study some discipline outside of mathematics that uses a fair amount of mathematics. The selection of the four courses, together with the six required math courses must be approved by the student's advisor. See the link below to view some sample packages in several popular areas:

https://www.math.wisc.edu/wiki/index.php/Option_2_packages