Applied Mathematics Major

Description: A program that focuses on the application of mathematics and statistics to the solution of functional problems in fields such as engineering and the applied sciences. Includes instruction in natural phenomena modeling continuum mechanics, reaction-diffusion, wave propagation, dynamic systems, numerical analysis, controlled theory, asymptotic methods, variation, optimization theory, inverse problems, and applications to specific scientific and industrial topics.

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Applied Mathematics Major

What Courses Do Applied Mathematics Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Applied Mathematics majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Differential Equations
  • Engineering Computation
  • Mathematics
  • Neuroscience