

The applied mathematics concentration is designed for those students who intend to pursue careers in business, industry or government, this concentration provides them with a strong background in the foundations of applied mathematical methods. There are many career opportunities for students with a applied mathematics concentration with employers who are looking for people with the prerequisite mathematical background and ability. The major in mathematics with the applied mathematics concentration requires 62 to 65 units completed with a grade equivalent of 2.00 or higher. Required Courses (54 units)
* Note * One of MATH 377 or MATH 439 ,but not both. UpperDivision Mathematics Electives (6–7 units)

MATH 337  Applied Regression and Time Series Analysis (4 units) 
MATH 379  Fourier Analysis with Applications (3 units) 
MATH 437  Operations Research (3 units) 
MATH 439 **  Computational Probability Models (3 units) ** 
MATH 451  Graph Theory (3 units) 
MATH 457  Differential Geometry (3 units) 
MATH 463  Linear Algebra (3 units) 
BIOL 309  Principles of Genetics (4 units) 
COSC 336  Data Structures and Algorithm Analysis (4 units) 
COSC 417  Introduction to the Theory of Computing (3 units) 
COSC 461  Artificial Intelligence (3 units) 
COSC 471  Computer Graphics (3 units) 
MATH 438  Actuarial Models (3 units) 
MATH 485  Mathematical Finance (3 units) 
MATH 486  Risk Management and Financial Engineering (3 units) 
PHYS 241  General Physics I CalculusBased (4 units) 
PHYS 242  General Physics II CalculusBased (4 units) 
PHYS 307  Introductory Mathematical physics (3 units) 
POSC 459  Simulations and Games in Political Science (3 units) 
PSYC 314  Research Methods in Psychology (4 units) 
Note: The Department of Mathematics recommends that PHYS 241 be taken to help satisfy the
General Education Requirement in Category II.A.1.
In addition to the required and elective courses listed above that comprise the applied mathematics concentration, other resources that will help the student complete this major are:
Department of Mathematics
7800 York Road, Room 316 (campus map)
Hours: Monday  Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Phone: 4107043091
Fax: 4107044149
Email: math@towson.edu
• Core Curriculum Requirements Checklist (PDF) • GenEd Requirements Checklist (PDF) (for graduation under catalogs prior to 20112012) 