Applied Mathematics Program Requirements

The courses listed below are required for completion of the bachelor’s degree in applied mathematics. Students must also complete the requirements for the Stevenson University core curriculum. Specific pre- and co-requisites for each course are listed in the course descriptions.

Some secondary requirements, which are noted by an asterisk (*) in the list below, can also be used to fulfill a core curriculum requirement. Courses with one or more pre- or co-requisites (or which require passing a proficiency or placement exam before enrolling) are listed in the course descriptions.

Major Requirements:

MATH 220

Calculus I *

MATH 221

Calculus II *

MATH 222

Calculus III

MATH 312

Mathematical Statistics I

MATH 313

Mathematical Statistics II

MATH 321

Introduction to Differential Equations

MATH 326

Linear Algebra

MATH 418

Mathematical Modeling

Complete one of the following senior capstone options:

MATH 450

Senior Research Capstone

MATH 455

Senior Internship Capstone

MATH 460

Senior Research Capstone


Honors Senior Research Capstone

MATH 465

Senior Internship Capstone


Honors Senior Internship Capstone

++ Students choosing one of the 9-credit senior capstone options can take one less upper level mathematics elective.

Complete five additional MATH courses* at the 200-level or above, with at least three at the 300–400 level.

Secondary Requirements:

PHIL 104

Logic *

PHYS 215

General Physics I with Calculus *

PHYS 216

General Physics II with Calculus *

SCI 100

School of the Sciences New Student Seminar

Complete five courses from another discipline(s), with at least two at the 300–400 level, chosen in consultation with the advisor. Some of these courses may fulfill core curriculum requirements.