Applied Mathematics Major: Economics Option (B.S.)

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This degree program prepares students for employment and/or graduate study in a variety of fields and research specializations in which mathematics plays a critical role in the solution of important scientific and technological problems.

Major Requirements

MATH 425Calculus I4
MATH 426Calculus II4
MATH 445Mathematics and Applications with MATLAB4
MATH 527Differential Equations with Linear Algebra4
MATH 528Multidimensional Calculus4
MATH 531Mathematical Proof4
MATH 539Introduction to Statistical Analysis4
MATH 545Introduction to Linear Algebra4
MATH 645Linear Algebra for Applications4
MATH 753Introduction to Numerical Methods I4
MATH 797Senior Seminar 14
PHYS 407General Physics I4
Select one of the following:4
Senior Project 2
Senior Thesis 2
Total Credits52

These requirements can be satisfied by MATH 525 Linearity I-MATH 526 Linearity II.


This course satisfies the capstone experience requirement for the Discovery Program.

Economics Option Requirements

MATH 739Applied Regression Analysis4
MATH 755Probability with Applications4
Select ONE approved MATH elective at the 700-level, chosen in consultation with the major advisor.4
ECON 401Principles of Economics (Macro) 14
ECON 402Principles of Economics (Micro)4
ECON 605Intermediate Microeconomic Analysis4
ECON 611Intermediate Macroeconomic Analysis4
ECON 726Introduction to Econometrics4
Select ONE approved ECON or DS elective at the 700- level, choosen in consultation with your advisor.4
Total Credits36

This course satisfies the Social Science requirement for the Discovery Program.