Applied Mathematics Minor

Many students take Mathematics classes not realizing that the classes listed below can be used towards a Minor or Certificate in Applied Mathematics. By choosing to get an Applied Mathematics Minor, you will be able to solve real world mathematical problems. Mathematics is a foundation and tool that can be used in all disciplines.

After completion of the Minor in Applied Mathematics, you will learn to:

  • Use mathematical software for numerical computation.
  • Solve real-world mathematical problems analytically, numerically and geometrically.
  • Mathematically model continuous phenomenon in nature.
  • Professionally communicate, represent and publish your mathematical results.


Required Courses (12 credit hours)

  • MATH 2306 - Ordinary Differential Equations
  • MATH 3000 - Software of Mathematics
  • MATH 3260 - Linear Algebra I
  • MATH 3261 - Numerical Methods I

Select one of the following (3 credit hours)

  • MATH 2203 - Calculus III
  • Any 3000 or 4000 level MATH or STAT course

Program Total (15 credit hours)