Applied Computation Option

This option emphasizes the mathematics related to computer science and technology. It is designed to mesh well with a Computer Science major, and together with a CS major or minor it provides good preparation for work in the computer industry.

Required Courses (34 cr):

  • Math 170,175 and 275 Analytic Geometry and Calculus (11 cr)
  • CS 120 and 121 Computer Science I and II (8 cr)
  • Math 176 Discrete Math I (3 cr)
  • Math 330 Linear Algebra (3 cr) 
  • Math 385 Theory of Computation (3 cr)
  • Math 395 Analysis of Algorithms (3 cr)
  • Math 431 Numerical Methods (3 cr)

Two courses from the following (6 cr):

  • Math 310 Ordinary Differential Equations (3 cr)
  • Math 326 Linear Programming (3 cr)
  • Math 376 Discrete Mathematics II (3 cr)
  • Any math course numbered above 400 (3 cr)
  • Stat 301 Probability and Statistics (3 cr)
  • Stat 401 Statistical Analysis (3 cr)
  • ECE 455 Information and Coding Theory (3 cr)

Three courses from the following (9 cr):

  • Math 415 Cryptography (3 cr)
  • Math 426 Discrete Optimization (3 cr)
  • Math 430 Advanced Linear Algebra (3 cr)
  • Math 432 Numerical Linear Algebra (3 cr)
  • Math 451 Probability Theory (3 cr)
  • Math 461 Abstract Algebra I (3 cr)
  • Math 462 Abstract Algebra II (3 cr)
  • Math 476 Combinatorics (3 cr)
  • Math 480 Partial Differential Equations (3 cr)
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  • Math class in session

B.S. Mathematics

Develop problem-solving tools and sharp analytic skills required for careers in science, economics, engineering, business and education.

M.S., M.A.T. and Ph.D. in Mathematics

Our balanced curriculum emphasizes fundamental math concepts, hands-on research and specialized math skills.