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Applied Math Major Curriculum

The coursework for the applied mathematics major consists in a total of 46 to 48 semester hours, including 34 hours of mathematics core courses, 8 hours of supporting courses in other sciences, and 4 hours of applied project and capstone courses.

Core Math Courses (34 hours)

  • MATH 232 (Calculus II)
  • MATH 245 (Linear Algebra)
  • MATH 301 (Introduction to Upper Level Math)
  • MATH 331 (Vector Calculus)
  • MATH 333 (Differential Equations)
  • MATH 341 (Modern Algebra) OR MATH 351- (Analysis)
  • MATH 364 (Math Modeling) OR MATH 385 - (Topics in Applied Math)
  • MATH 363 (Probability & Statistics I)
  • MATH 463 (Probability & Statistics II)
  • MATH 385 (Topics in Applied Math), MATH 485 (Advanced Topics in Math) or MATH 493 (Mentoring), with consent of adviser.

 

Applied Project (4 hours)

  • MATH 302 - Applied Project I (2 hr)
  • MATH 494-2 - Applied Capstone (2 hr)

 

Supporting Courses (8 hours)

  • CSCI 235 (Programming I)
  • PHYS 231, CHEM 231, GEOL 221, ENVR 241, BIOL 241, or BEC 376

 

Typical Four Year Course Plan

    Fall Spring
Freshman             

Math 232 Calculus II
Science supporting course

Math 245 Linear Algebra
CSCI 235 Programming 

Sophomore  

Math 301 Intro to Math Major (2 hrs)
Math 333 Differential Equations

Math 302 Applied Project (2 hrs)
Math 364 Math Modeling

Junior   Math 363 Prob & Stat I
Math 385 Applied Topics or Math 485 Advanced Topics

Math 463 Prob & Stat II
Math 331 Vector Calculus
Senior    Math 351 Analysis
Math 494-2 Capstone (2 hrs)
Math 341 Modern Algebra (may be taken instead of Analysis in the fall)
 

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