Applied Mathematics - Minor

College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Mathematical Sciences
233 Mathematics and Computer Science Building
Kent Campus
330-672-2430
math@math.kent.edu
www.kent.edu/math


Description

The Applied Mathematics minor offers courses in several areas of mathematics that are applicable to sciences and can be combined with science majors.

FULLY OFFERED AT:

  • Kent Campus
  • Stark Campus

Admission Requirements

Admission to a minor is open to students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students enrolled only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.

 
 

Minor Requirements

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Minor Prerequisites
ALGEBRA FOR CALCULUS STRETCH II (KMCR)
ALGEBRA FOR CALCULUS PLUS (KMCR)
ALGEBRA FOR CALCULUS (KMCR)
TRIGONOMETRY (KMCR)
Prerequisite Electives, choose from the following:
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER PROGRAMMING
COMPUTER SCIENCE I: PROGRAMMING AND PROBLEM SOLVING
COMPUTER SCIENCE IA: PROCEDURAL PROGRAMMING
and COMPUTER SCIENCE IB: OBJECT ORIENTED PROGRAMMING 1
COMPUTATIONAL THINKING AND PROGRAMMING
Minor Requirements
MATH 12002ANALYTIC GEOMETRY AND CALCULUS I (KMCR) 5
MATH 12003ANALYTIC GEOMETRY AND CALCULUS II 5
Choose from the following:8-10
Selection A
LINEAR ALGEBRA WITH APPLICATIONS
ANALYTIC GEOMETRY AND CALCULUS III
INTRODUCTION TO ORDINARY DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS
Selection B
MATHEMATICAL METHODS IN THE PHYSICAL SCIENCES I
MATHEMATICAL METHODS IN THE PHYSICAL SCIENCES II
Minor Electives, choose from the following: 26
DISCRETE STRUCTURES FOR COMPUTER SCIENCE 3
DISCRETE MATHEMATICS
INTRODUCTION TO PROBABILITY THEORY AND APPLICATIONS
INTRODUCTION TO STATISTICAL CONCEPTS
TOPICS IN PROBABILITY THEORY AND STOCHASTIC PROCESSES
THEORY OF MATRICES
MATHEMATICAL OPTIMIZATION
MATHEMATICAL MODELS AND DYNAMICAL SYSTEMS
MODELING PROJECTS (ELR) (WIC)
ADVANCED CALCULUS
INTRODUCTION TO PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS
INTRODUCTION TO COMPLEX VARIABLES
INTRODUCTION TO NUMERICAL COMPUTING I
INTRODUCTION TO NUMERICAL COMPUTING II
Minimum Total Credit Hours:24
1

A minimum C grade mus be earned in CS 13011 and CS 13012.

2

Students should select electiveds in consultation with the student's minor advisor.

3

Credit for both MATH 23022 and MATH 31011 is not permitted. Students planning to take Computer Science upper-division courses (CS 30000 or 40000 level) must take MATH 23022.

Graduation Requirements

Minimum Minor GPA
2.000
  • Students must complete at least two upper-division (30000 or 40000 level) courses in the minor at Kent State on a graded basis (A-F).