The Applied Mathematics major combines mathematics, computer science and physical science to position you well for careers that require abilities in mathematical analysis and problem-solving, computer-aided mathematical modeling and simulation, and the physical sciences.

Recent years have ushered in an exciting wave of opportunities for the application of mathematics to other fields of research and industry. In addition to the traditional fields of engineering, which continue to enjoy strong demand and high salaries, new and renewed activity is occurring in other mathematical sciences, including bioinformatics, operations research, financial mathematics and computational science.

In addition to meeting the liberal arts core requirements of the university, you must complete the courses listed below. You also must participate in program assessment activities. For graduation, you must have a minimum 2.25 GPA in all Natural Sciences courses counting toward your major. 

REQUIRED MAJOR CORE

Complete the following courses.

  • - Calculus I (4 s.h.)
  • - Calculus II (4 s.h.)
  • - Probability and Statistics (3 s.h.)
  • - Linear Algebra (3 s.h.)
  • - Differential Equations (3 s.h.)
  • - Intro to Computer Science I (3 s.h.)
  • - Intro to Computer Science II (3 s.h.)
  • - Numerical Methods (3 s.h.) or
    • - Numerical Methods (3 s.h.)
  • - Logic and Discrete Mathematics (3 s.h.) or
    • - Logic and Discrete Mathematics (3 s.h.)
  • - General Chemistry I (4 s.h.) or
    • - University Physics (4 s.h.)
  • - General Chemistry II (4 s.h.) or
    • - University Physics (4 s.h.)

COLLOQUIUM

Complete two semesters of Colloquium during the junior year; one presentation required.

  • - Science Colloquium (0-1 s.h.)

SENIOR SEMINAR

Complete two semesters of Senior Seminar during the senior year.

  • - Senior Seminar I (2 s.h.) or
    • - Senior Seminar I (2 s.h.)
  • - Senior Seminar II (0-1 s.h.) or
    • - Senior Seminar II (0-1 s.h.)

ELECTIVE(S) IN MAJOR

Complete 9 s.h. in mathematics, computer science, biology, chemistry, physics, accounting, finance, economics, or business at the 200-level or higher.

  • - Calculus for Applications (3 s.h.)
  • - Finite Math (3 s.h.)
  • - Introduction to Data Science (3 s.h.)
  • - Math for Elementary Teachers I (4 s.h.)
  • - Math for Elementary Teachers II (4 s.h.)
  • - Statistics (3 s.h.)
  • - Foundations of Geometry (3 s.h.)
  • - Abstract Algebra (3 s.h.)
  • - Mathematical Foundations for Data Analysis (3 s.h.)
  • - Calculus III (4 s.h.)
  • - Introduction to Real Analysis (3 s.h.)
  • - Truth and Beauty: Topics in the Philosophy of Mathematics **Designated Honors Course** (3 s.h.)
  • - Special Topics in Mathematics (1-4 s.h.)
  • - Teaching High School Math (3 s.h.)
  • - Independent Study (1-3 s.h.)
  • - Web Programming (3 s.h.)
  • - Introduction to Networking (3 s.h.)
  • - Introduction to Machine Learning (3 s.h.)
  • - Introduction to Data Mining (3 s.h.)
  • - Information Systems Analysis (3 s.h.)
  • - Organization of Programming Lang uages (3 s.h.)
  • - Database Management Systems (3 s.h.)
  • - Computer Organization & Digital Logic (4 s.h.)
  • - Operating Systems (3 s.h.)
  • - Algorithms (3 s.h.)
  • - Special Topics in Computer Application (3 s.h.)
  • - Internship (2-4 s.h.)
  • - General Botany (4 s.h.)
  • - General Zoology (4 s.h.)
  • - Genetics (4 s.h.)
  • - Biomedical Research and Clinical Literature Review (0-1 s.h.)
  • - Biology of Microorganisms (4 s.h.)
  • - Cell Biology (4 s.h.)
  • - Human Anatomy (4 s.h.)
  • - Human Physiology (4 s.h.)
  • - Ecology (4 s.h.)
  • - Immunology (4 s.h.)
  • - Histology (4 s.h.)
  • - Developmental Biology (4 s.h.)
  • - Advanced Topics/Biology **Designated Honors Course** (2-4 s.h.)
  • - Independent Study (1-4 s.h.)
  • - Independent Study (0-4 s.h.)
  • - Organic Chemistry I (4 s.h.)
  • - Organic Chemistry II (4 s.h.)
  • - Biochemistry (4 s.h.)
  • - Physical Chemistry (4 s.h.)
  • - Quantitative Analysis (4 s.h.)
  • - Laboratory Management (1-3 s.h.)
  • - Advanced Topics (3 s.h.)
  • - Bonding and Structure **Designated Honors Course** (3 s.h.)
  • - Instrumental Analysis (4 s.h.)
  • - Research in Chemistry (2-4 s.h.)
  • - Research in Chemistry (2-4 s.h.)
  • - University Physics (4 s.h.)
  • - University Physics (4 s.h.)
  • - Stats and Mechanics of Materials (3 s.h.)
  • - Independent Study (1-3 s.h.)
  • - Independent Study (1-3 s.h.)
  • - Principles of Accounting I (3 s.h.)
  • - Principles of Accounting II (3 s.h.)
  • - Computerized Accounting (2 s.h.)
  • - Individual Income Tax (3 s.h.)
  • - Cost Management (3 s.h.)
  • - Advanced Excel for Business App (2 s.h.)
  • - Intermediate Accounting I (4 s.h.)
  • - Intermediate Accounting II (4 s.h.)
  • - Accounting Information Systems (3 s.h.)
  • - Financial Statement Analysis and Reporting (3 s.h.)
  • - Special Topics in Accounting (1-4 s.h.)
  • - Internship (1-4 s.h.)
  • - Accounting Practicum (0-3 s.h.)
  • - Accounting Seminar (2 s.h.)
  • - Organizational Tax (3 s.h.)
  • - Gov and Non-Profit Accounting (3 s.h.)
  • - Advanced Accounting (3 s.h.)
  • - Auditing (3 s.h.)
  • - Principles of Management (3 s.h.)
  • - Business Engagement and Development (1 s.h.)
  • - Travel, Culture and Business (3 s.h.)
  • - International Business Cultures (3 s.h.)
  • - Managerial Finance (3 s.h.)
  • - Principles of Marketing (3 s.h.)
  • - Decision Making Strategies (3 s.h.)
  • - Retail Management (3 s.h.)
  • - Human Resource Management (3 s.h.)
  • - Personal Selling/Sales Mngmt (3 s.h.)
  • - International Business (3 s.h.)
  • - Business Law (3 s.h.)
  • - Advanced Excel for Business App (2 s.h.)
  • - Consumer Behavior (3 s.h.)
  • - Financial Statement Analysis and Reporting (3 s.h.)
  • - Operations Management (3 s.h.)
  • - Introduction to Understanding and Managing Non-profit Organizations (3 s.h.)
  • - Organizational Theory & Behavior (3 s.h.)
  • - Intercultural Communication (3 s.h.)
  • - Quantitative Analysis (3 s.h.)
  • - Selected Topics (1-4 s.h.)
  • - Internship (1-4 s.h.)
  • - Marketing Research (3 s.h.)
  • - Investments (3 s.h.)
  • - Marketing Management (3 s.h.)
  • - Practices of Supervisory Mgmt (3 s.h.)
  • - Branding & Promotions (3 s.h.)
  • - Financial Mngmt Applications (3 s.h.)
  • - International Marketing (3 s.h.)
  • - Leadership in Organizations (3 s.h.)
  • - Business Ethics **Designated Honors Course** (3 s.h.)
  • - Financial Markets & Institutions (3 s.h.)
  • - Strategic Management (3 s.h.)
  • - Business Plan Development (3 s.h.)
  • - Project Management (3 s.h.)
  • - Senior Colloquium (1 s.h.)
  • - Independent Study (1-4 s.h.)
  • - Independent Study (1-4 s.h.)
  • - Principles of Microeconomics (3 s.h.)
  • - Principles of Macroeconomics (3 s.h.)
  • - Money & Banking (3 s.h.)
  • - International Economic Relations (3 s.h.)
  • - Managerial Economics (3 s.h.)
  • - The Evolution of Economic Thought (3 s.h.)
  • - Consumer Behavior (3 s.h.)
  • - Intermediate Microeconomics (3 s.h.)
  • - Intermediate Macroeconomics (3 s.h.)
  • - Selected Topics (1-4 s.h.)
  • - Applied Economic Research (3 s.h.)
  • - Internship (1-4 s.h.)
  • - Environmental Economics (3 s.h.)
  • - Financial Markets & Institutions (3 s.h.)
  • - Labor Economics (3 s.h.)
  • - Industrial Organization (3 s.h.)
  • - International Economics (3 s.h.)
  • - Sports Economics (3 s.h.)
  • - Independent Study (1-4 s.h.)

Complete 6 s.h. in mathematics, computer science, biology, chemistry, physics, accounting, finance, economics or business at the 300-level or higher.

  • - Foundations of Geometry (3 s.h.)
  • - Abstract Algebra (3 s.h.)
  • - Mathematical Foundations for Data Analysis (3 s.h.)
  • - Calculus III (4 s.h.)
  • - Introduction to Real Analysis (3 s.h.)
  • - Truth and Beauty: Topics in the Philosophy of Mathematics **Designated Honors Course** (3 s.h.)
  • - Special Topics in Mathematics (1-4 s.h.)
  • - Teaching High School Math (3 s.h.)
  • - Independent Study (1-3 s.h.)
  • - Introduction to Networking (3 s.h.)
  • - Introduction to Machine Learning (3 s.h.)
  • - Introduction to Data Mining (3 s.h.)
  • - Information Systems Analysis (3 s.h.)
  • - Organization of Programming Lang uages (3 s.h.)
  • - Database Management Systems (3 s.h.)
  • - Computer Organization & Digital Logic (4 s.h.)
  • - Operating Systems (3 s.h.)
  • - Algorithms (3 s.h.)
  • - Special Topics in Computer Application (3 s.h.)
  • - Internship (2-4 s.h.)
  • - Biomedical Research and Clinical Literature Review (0-1 s.h.)
  • - Biology of Microorganisms (4 s.h.)
  • - Cell Biology (4 s.h.)
  • - Human Anatomy (4 s.h.)
  • - Human Physiology (4 s.h.)
  • - Ecology (4 s.h.)
  • - Immunology (4 s.h.)
  • - Histology (4 s.h.)
  • - Developmental Biology (4 s.h.)
  • - Advanced Topics/Biology **Designated Honors Course** (2-4 s.h.)
  • - Independent Study (1-4 s.h.)
  • - Independent Study (0-4 s.h.)
  • - Biochemistry (4 s.h.)
  • - Physical Chemistry (4 s.h.)
  • - Quantitative Analysis (4 s.h.)
  • - Laboratory Management (1-3 s.h.)
  • - Advanced Topics (3 s.h.)
  • - Bonding and Structure **Designated Honors Course** (3 s.h.)
  • - Instrumental Analysis (4 s.h.)
  • - Research in Chemistry (2-4 s.h.)
  • - Research in Chemistry (2-4 s.h.)
  • - Stats and Mechanics of Materials (3 s.h.)
  • - Independent Study (1-3 s.h.)
  • - Independent Study (1-3 s.h.)
  • - Individual Income Tax (3 s.h.)
  • - Cost Management (3 s.h.)
  • - Advanced Excel for Business App (2 s.h.)
  • - Intermediate Accounting I (4 s.h.)
  • - Intermediate Accounting II (4 s.h.)
  • - Accounting Information Systems (3 s.h.)
  • - Financial Statement Analysis and Reporting (3 s.h.)
  • - Special Topics in Accounting (1-4 s.h.)
  • - Internship (1-4 s.h.)
  • - Accounting Practicum (0-3 s.h.)
  • - Accounting Seminar (2 s.h.)
  • - Organizational Tax (3 s.h.)
  • - Gov and Non-Profit Accounting (3 s.h.)
  • - Advanced Accounting (3 s.h.)
  • - Auditing (3 s.h.)
  • - Managerial Finance (3 s.h.)
  • - Principles of Marketing (3 s.h.)
  • - Decision Making Strategies (3 s.h.)
  • - Retail Management (3 s.h.)
  • - Human Resource Management (3 s.h.)
  • - Personal Selling/Sales Mngmt (3 s.h.)
  • - International Business (3 s.h.)
  • - Business Law (3 s.h.)
  • - Advanced Excel for Business App (2 s.h.)
  • - Consumer Behavior (3 s.h.)
  • - Financial Statement Analysis and Reporting (3 s.h.)
  • - Operations Management (3 s.h.)
  • - Introduction to Understanding and Managing Non-profit Organizations (3 s.h.)
  • - Organizational Theory & Behavior (3 s.h.)
  • - Intercultural Communication (3 s.h.)
  • - Quantitative Analysis (3 s.h.)
  • - Selected Topics (1-4 s.h.)
  • - Internship (1-4 s.h.)
  • - Marketing Research (3 s.h.)
  • - Investments (3 s.h.)
  • - Marketing Management (3 s.h.)
  • - Practices of Supervisory Mgmt (3 s.h.)
  • - Branding & Promotions (3 s.h.)
  • - Financial Mngmt Applications (3 s.h.)
  • - International Marketing (3 s.h.)
  • - Leadership in Organizations (3 s.h.)
  • - Business Ethics **Designated Honors Course** (3 s.h.)
  • - Financial Markets & Institutions (3 s.h.)
  • - Strategic Management (3 s.h.)
  • - Business Plan Development (3 s.h.)
  • - Project Management (3 s.h.)
  • - Senior Colloquium (1 s.h.)
  • - Independent Study (1-4 s.h.)
  • - Independent Study (1-4 s.h.)
  • - Money & Banking (3 s.h.)
  • - International Economic Relations (3 s.h.)
  • - Managerial Economics (3 s.h.)
  • - The Evolution of Economic Thought (3 s.h.)
  • - Consumer Behavior (3 s.h.)
  • - Intermediate Microeconomics (3 s.h.)
  • - Intermediate Macroeconomics (3 s.h.)
  • - Selected Topics (1-4 s.h.)
  • - Applied Economic Research (3 s.h.)
  • - Internship (1-4 s.h.)
  • - Environmental Economics (3 s.h.)
  • - Financial Markets & Institutions (3 s.h.)
  • - Labor Economics (3 s.h.)
  • - Industrial Organization (3 s.h.)
  • - International Economics (3 s.h.)
  • - Sports Economics (3 s.h.)
  • - Independent Study (1-4 s.h.)

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