Applied Mathematics Major: Fluid Dynamics 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.

Fluid Dynamics Option Requirements

PHYS 408General Physics II4
MATH 647Complex Analysis for Applications4
MATH 745Foundations of Applied Mathematics I4
ME 503Thermodynamics3
ME 525Statics3
ME 608Fluid Dynamics3
ME 627Dynamics3
ONE approved 700-level elective, selected in consultation with your academic advisor.4
Select two of the following:6-7
Analytical Fluid Dynamics
Computational Fluid Dynamics
Waves in Fluids
Total Credits34-35