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Contact Information

Angela Harlan
Interim Department Chair & Associate Professor
Phone: 262-472-5181
Location: Laurentide Hall 2207
Jacqui Palcic
Academic Department Associate
Phone: 262-472-1313
Location: Laurentide Hall 2205

BA/BS Applied Mathematics

This emphasis is for students who are interested in using the tools of mathematics to solve applied problems common in the sciences, engineering, and the social sciences. Please click here to download a copy of the fact sheet for the Applied Math emphasis.

Requirements for the Major

Core Courses
Courses No. of Units Semester Offered Prerequisities
Math 253 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I 5 Every semester Math 152 or placement
Math 254 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II 5 Every semester Math 253
Math 255 Calculus and Analytic Geometry III 3 Every semester Math 254
Math 280 Discrete Mathematics 3 Every semester Math 253
Math 301 Introduction to Analysis 3 Every semester Math 255 and Math 280
Math 355 Linear Algebra 3 Every semester Math 250 or Math 253
Specialized Courses
Courses No. of Units Semester Offered Prerequisities
Math 361 Differential Equations 3 Every Fall Math 255
Math 458 Applied Math Analysis 3 Spring odd years Math 361
Math 459 Partial Differential Equations 3 Spring even years Math 361
Math 463 Complex Variables 3 Fall odd years Math 255
Math 471 Numerical Analysis 3 Fall even years Math 355 and CompSci 171
Other Requirements
Courses No. of Units Semester Offered Prerequisities
CompSci 171 or CompSci 172 
(unique requirement)
3 Every semester Math 141 or waiver for CompSci 171; Math 152 or Calculus placement for CompSci 172
English 370 or English 372 Technical Writing 3 Every semester English 102
Approved Minor (22 - 24 units)
University requirements for BA or BS