Applied and Computational Mathematics is the newly redesigned Applied Mathematics track in the undergraduate mathematics curriculum. The student with an interest in mathematics and computer science and in some of the overlapping disciplines of biology, chemistry, engineering, and physics is urged to major in Applied and Computational Mathematics.

To qualify for this track, a student must satisfactorily complete with a grade of C or better each of the following courses in this suggested four-year schedule. Changes to the standard program must be approved by the department.

Freshman Year

Calculus I  (4 cr.)  640:121
Calculus II  (4 cr.)  640:122
Elements of Physics I and Lab  (3, 1)  750:131, 133
Elements of Physics II and Lab  (3, 1)  750:132, 134

Sophomore Year

Programming Fundamentals and Software Lab  (3, 1)  198:111, 112
Calculus III  (4 cr.)  640:221
Discrete Mathematics or Math Found of Com. Sci. (3 cr.) 640:237 or 198:171
Introduction to Linear Algebra or Linear Algebra with Applications (3 cr.)  640:250 or 253

Junior Year

Object Oriented Programming  (3 cr.)  198:113
Data Structures  (3 cr.)  198:213
Elementary Differential Equations  (3 cr.)  640:314
Probability and Stochastic Processes (3 cr.)  640:331

Senior Year

Numerical Methods  or Advanced Computational Mathematics (3 cr.)  198:481 or 640:497
Advanced Differential Equations or Applied Partial Differential Equations (3 cr.)  640:427 or 463
Mathematical Statistics (3cr.) 960:481


Any Math or Computer Science courses at 300 level or higher

Computer Science Minor

For a minor in Computer Science a student needs to take the following additional two courses:

50: 198: 221 Programming Language Concepts (3)
50: 198: 231 Computer Organization and Assembly Language Programming (3)