Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Major in Applied Mathematics

Minimum required: 120 semester credit hours

General Requirements

  1. The general education core curriculum courses are listed in the degree plan below along with the statewide component code number. See the General Education Core Curriculum section of this catalog for the Texas State requirements and options in the core curriculum, including Honors courses.
  2. Students must complete a minimum of 36 advanced hours (3000 or 4000 level courses).
  3. Students must select a minor from the approved list of Undergraduate Minors.
  4. Nine semester credit hours must be writing intensive (WI).
  5. If two years of the same language are taken in high school, then no additional language hours will be required for the degree. In the absence of such high school language, two semesters of the same modern language must be taken at the college level.

Course Requirements

First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours
US 11001MATH 24724
ENG 1310 (Communication Component Code 010)3ENG 1320 (Communication Component Code 010)3
POSI 2310 (Government/Political Science Component Code 070)3Life and Physical Sciences Component Code 030 (PHYS 1430 is recommended.)3
MATH 2471 (Mathematics Component Code 020)14American History Component Code 0603
COMM 1310 (Component Area Option Code 090/091)3PHIL 1305 or 1320 (Language, Philosophy, and Culture Component Code 040)3
Social and Behavioral Sciences Component Code 0803 
 17 16
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours
MATH 23933MATH 33053
Life and Physical Sciences Component Code 0304CS 14284
MATH 23583ENG Literature (Component Area Option Code 090/094)3
 MATH 33233
 13 16
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours
ART 2313, DAN 2313, MU 2313, or TH 2313 (Creative Arts Component Code 050)3MATH 3376 or 337723
MATH 33303MATH Advanced Elective3
CS 23083Minor3
Minor3POSI 2320 (Government/Political Science Component Code 070)3
American History Component Code 060 Electives3
 12 15
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours
MATH 33803MATH Advanced Elective3
MATH 33833Minor3
ENG 33033 
 15 13
Total Hours: 117

MATH Advanced Electives

ENGR 2301Statics3
MATH 3348Determinisitic Operations Research3
MATH 3398Discrete Mathematics II3
MATH 4305Probability and Statistics3
MATH 4306Fourier Series and Boundary Value Problems3
MATH 4307Modern Algebra3
MATH 4315Analysis II3
MATH 4336Studies in Applied Mathematics3
MATH 4337ATopological Data Analysis3
MATH 4337BResearch in Discrete Mathematics3
MATH 4337CNumerical Methods for Ordinary Differential Equations3
MATH 4350Introduction to Combinatorics3
MATH 4383Numerical Analysis II3
MATH 4393Introduction to Finite Element Methods3