Applied Mathematics  Minor
Department of Mathematical Sciences
233 Mathematics and Computer Science Building
Kent Campus
3306722430
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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Code  Title  Credit Hours 

Minor Prerequisites  
ALGEBRA FOR CALCULUS STRETCH II (KMCR)  
or MATH 10775  ALGEBRA FOR CALCULUS PLUS (KMCR)  
or MATH 11010  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 12002  ANALYTIC GEOMETRY AND CALCULUS I (KMCR)  5 
MATH 12003  ANALYTIC GEOMETRY AND CALCULUS II  5 
Choose from the following:  810  
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: ^{2}  6  
DISCRETE STRUCTURES FOR COMPUTER SCIENCE ^{3}  
or MATH 31011  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 upperdivision courses (CS 30000 or 40000 level) must take MATH 23022. 
Graduation Requirements
Minimum Minor GPA 

2.000 

Students must complete at least two upperdivision (30000 or 40000 level) courses in the minor at Kent State on a graded basis (AF).