Applied Mathematics Curriculum

Curricular Requirements
  Credits
CAS Core Requirements (excluding mathematics) 39
  Credits
Program Required Courses  
MAT 150 - Statistics for Life Sciences 3
MAT 190 - Calculus I 4
MAT 195 - Calculus II 4
MAT 200 - Calculus III 4
MAT 212 - Applied Discrete Mathematics 3
MAT 220 - Applied Linear Algebra 3
MAT 225 - Computer Programming w/ MALAB 3
MAT 315 - Applied Mathematics w/ Differential Equations 3
MAT 321 - Applied Statistics I 3
MAT 323 - Applied Statistics II 3
MAT 400 - Real Analysis 3
MAT 480 - Mathematics Research Seminar 3
Program Minimum Required Total Credits  39
Science Elective Credits 6 - 8
Open Elective Courses (needed to reach 120 credits) variable
Minimum Required Total Credits  120


Secondary Education Certification

Students majoring in Applied Mathematics can work toward secondary mathematics teacher certification by selecting all of the EDU secondary education certification courses (listed below) as their electives in order to become middle or high school mathematics teachers.

The program provides future teachers with a background in applied mathematics, extensive coursework in education, and model instruction, which, when combined with the secondary teaching internship, will prepare students to meet the standards for State of Maine teacher certification.

This program is approved by the State of Maine Board of Education.

  Credits

CAS Core Requirements (excluding mathematics)

39
  Credits
Program Required Courses  
MAT 150 - Statistics for Life Sciences 3
MAT 190 - Calculus I 4
MAT 195 - Calculus II 4
MAT 200 - Calculus III 4
MAT 212 - Applied Discrete Mathematics 3
MAT 220 - Applied Linear Algebra 3
MAT 225 - Computer Programming w/ MATLAB or
     MAT 323 - Applied Statistics II
3
MAT 240 - Geometry 3
MAT 315 - Applied Mathematics w/Differential Equations 3
MAT 321 - Applied Statistics I 3
MAT 400 - Real Analysis 3
MAT 470 - Mathematics Education Research Seminar 3
Program Minimum Required Total Credits  39
  Credits
Education Required Courses  
EDU 105 - Culture of Schools 3
EDU 133 - American Education 3
EDU 202 - Curriculum Theory & Design 3
EDU 220 - Exceptionality in the Classroom 3
EDU 330 - Educational Psychology and Classroom Management 3
EDU 346 - Technology in the Secondary Classroom
(Part of the internship semester)
1
EDU 430 - Educational Assessment and Evaluation 3
EDU 439 - Teaching Secondary Mathematics 3
EDU 486 - Secondary Practicum 3 - 4
EDU 492 - Internship 15
Education Minimum Required Total Credits  40 - 41
Science Elective  3 - 4
Open Elective Courses (as needed to complete 120 credits) variable
Minimum Required Total Credits  120

Refer to Mathematics Placement Procedures for guidelines about mathematics placement.