The applied mathematics and statistics program consists of 44 credit hours in mathematics and statistics, 15 credit hours in science, and 15 credit hours in application electives. Twenty-seven credit hours are in free electives, which is enough to complete a minor or second major if you so choose.

All courses are 3 credits unless noted.

Clarkson Common Experience

The following courses are required for all students, irrespective of their program of study. These courses are offered during the fall semester, with FY100 First-Year Seminar being required of only first-year students. Both FY100 and UNIV190 are typically taken during the fall semester of the first year at Clarkson.

FY100

First-Year Seminar

1

UNIV190

The Clarkson Seminar

3

Core Requirements

Students are required to complete the following courses:

Mathematics/Statistics

MA131

Calculus I

3

MA132

Calculus II

3

MA200

Introduction to Mathematical Modeling & Software

3

MA211

Foundations

3

MA231

Calculus III

3

MA232

Elementary Differential Equations

3

MA339

Applied Linear Algebra

3

MA363

Mathematical Modeling

3

MA377

Numerical Methods

3

MA451

Introduction to Mathematical Research

2

or MA453

Introduction to Mathematical Instruction

1

and MA431

Mathematics Course Assistance

1-3

STAT 383

Probability & Statistics

3

 

Professional Experience

Students are required to complete the following Professional Experience:

MA499

Professional Experience

0

Core Electives

The following are electives students are required to complete for this program:

Mathematics/Statistics Electives

Students must complete three of the following courses:

MA331

Fourier Series & Boundary Value Problems

3

MA332

Intermediate Differential Equations

3

STAT381

Probability

3

STAT382

Mathematical Statistics

3

STAT384

Advanced Applied Statistics

3

 

Application Electives

Students must complete five of the following courses:

BY314

Bioinformatics

4

CE420

Computational Methods of Structural Analysis

3

CE438

Introduction to the Finite Element Method

3

CH330

Transfer Process Fundamentals

3

CH490

Elementary Transport Phenomena

3

CM371

Physical Chemistry I

3

CM372

Physical Chemistry II

3

EC311

Introduction to Econometrics

3

EC350

Economic Principles & Engineering Economics

3

EC384

Game Theory & Economic Strategy

3

EE264

Introduction to Digital Design

3

EM333

Elements of Operations Research

3

ES220

Statistics

3

ES222

Strength of Materials

3

ES223

Rigid Body Dynamics

3

ES250

Electrical Science

3

ES260

Materials Science & Engineering I

3

ES330

Fluid Mechanics

3

ES340

Thermodynamics

3

ES400

Numerical & Engineering Computing

3

ES405

Design of Experiments & Analysis of Data

3

ME442

Engineering Analysis Using the Finite Element Method

3

ME443

Optimal Engineering

3

OM331

Operations & Supply Chain Management

3

PH221

Theoretical Mechanics I

3

PH231

Fundamentals of Modern Physics

3

PH323

Optics

3

PH325

Thermal Physics

3

PH331

Quantum Physics I

3

PH380

Electromagnetic Theory I

3

PH381

Electromagnetic Theory II

3

PH432

Quantum Physics I

3

PH451

Statistical Mechanics

3

 

Science

Students must complete the following four courses:

CS141

Introduction to Computer Science I

4

PH131

Physics I

4

PH132

Physics II

4

Elective

Biology (BY), Chemistry (CM), or Physics (PH) elective

3

 

Knowledge Area/University Course Electives

Students majoring in applied mathematics and statistics will have at least 15 credit hours available to use toward Knowledge Area and/or University Course electives to satisfy the Clarkson Common Experience requirements.

Free Electives

Students who choose this program will have approximately 27 credit hours available to use toward courses of their choice.