Buffalo State

Undergraduate Catalog 2016-2017

Mathematics—Applied (B.S.)

BS-NS AMT

Mathematics Department

Bachelor of Science (HEGIS 1703)

Bishop Hall 317 (716) 878-5621

The applied mathematics B.S. program is directed toward a career goal for computer- and mathematics-related government, industrial, or business employment. It may also provide a basis for entry into graduate school in mathematics, applied mathematics, computer science, or other related disciplines.

Admission Requirements: Four years of college preparatory mathematics is recommended.

Intellectual Foundations Requirements

30–36 cr

Total Required Credit Hours in Mathematics

54 cr

A. Required Courses (35 cr)

MAT 161

Calculus I (4)

MAT 162

Calculus II (4)

MAT 163

Using Technology to Explore Calculus I (1)

MAT 164

Using Technology to Explore Calculus II (1)

MAT 202

Introduction to Linear Algebra

MAT 241

Computational Tools for Applied Mathematicians I

MAT 263

Calculus III (4)

MAT 264

Using Technology to Explore Calculus III (1)

MAT 270

Discrete Mathematics I

MAT 366

Computational Tools for Applied Mathematicians II

MAT 381

Probability Theory

MAT 382

Mathematical Statistics

MAT 495

Special Project

B. Concentration Courses Selected by Advisement (18 cr)

Students must choose one of three concentrations:

Concentration in Statistics

Required Courses (6 cr)

MAT 383

Applied Statistics I

MAT 484

Applied Statistics II

Select four courses from the following (18 cr):

MAT 315

Differential Equations

MAT 316

Intermediate Differential Equations

MAT 319

Mathematical Biology

MAT 370

Applied Networks

MAT 390

Introduction to Operations Research

MAT 404

Applications of Linear Algebra

MAT 411

Complex Variables

MAT 417

Introduction to Real Analysis I

MAT 461

Numerical Analysis

MAT 481

Stochastic Processes

MAT 490

Seminar

MAT 499

Independent Study

Concentration in Numeric Computation

Required Courses (6 cr)

MAT 390

Introduction to Operations Research

MAT 461

Numerical Analysis

Select four courses from the following (18 cr):

MAT 315

Differential Equations

MAT 316

Intermediate Differential Equations

MAT 318

Mathematical Modeling

MAT 319

Mathematical Biology

MAT 370

Applied Networks

MAT 383

Applied Statistics I

MAT 404

Applications of Linear Algebra

MAT 411

Complex Variables

MAT 417

Introduction to Real Analysis I

MAT 481

Stochastic Processes

MAT 490

Seminar

MAT 499

Independent Study

Concentration in Computational Discrete Mathematics

Required Courses (6 cr)

MAT 318

Mathematical Modeling

MAT 390

Introduction to Operations Research

Select four courses from the following (12 cr):

MAT 315

Differential Equations

MAT 316

Intermediate Differential Equations

MAT 319

Mathematical Biology

MAT 370

Applied Networks

MAT 383

Applied Statistics I

MAT 401

Introduction to Computability

MAT 404

Applications of Linear Algebra

MAT 411

Complex Variables

MAT 417

Introduction to Real Analysis I

MAT 461

Numerical Analysis

MAT 481

Stochastic Processes

MAT 490

Seminar

MAT 499

Independent Study

All College Electives

30-36 cr

Total Required Credit Hours

120 cr

Academic Road Map for Applied Mathematics, B.S.

Student Learning Outcomes for Applied Mathematics, B.S.

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Undergraduate Major and Minor Programs

Undergraduate Major Programs at a Glance

Undergraduate Minor Programs at a Glance

Anthropology (B.A.)

Art (B.A.)

Art Education (PK–12, B.F.A.)

Art Education (PK–12, B.S.)

Art Education (PK–12, PTCP)

Art History (B.A.)

Arts and Letters (B.A.)

Biology (B.A.)

Business Administration (B.S.)

Business and Marketing Education (B.S.)

Business and Marketing Education (PTCP)

Career and Technical Education (B.S.)*

Career and Technical Education (PTCP)*

Ceramics (B.F.A.)

Ceramics (B.S.)

Chemistry (B.S.)

Childhood Education (Grades 1–6, B.S.)

Childhood Education and English Extension (Grades 1–6 and English 7-9, B.S.)

Childhood Education and French Extension (Grades 1–6 and French 7-9, B.S.)

Childhood Education and Italian Extension (Grades 1–6 and Italian 7-9, B.S.)

Childhood Education and Mathematics Extension (Grades 1–6 and Mathematics 7-9, B.S.)

Childhood Education and Social Studies Extension (Grades 1–6 Social Studies and 7-9, B.S.)

Childhood Education and Spanish Extension (Grades 1–6 and Spanish 7-9, B.S.)

Communication Programs

Communication Design (B.F.A.)

Communication Studies (B.A.)

Computer Information Systems (B.S.)*

Criminal Justice (B.S.)

Design

Dietitian Education Program (B.S.)

Didactic Program in Nutrition and Dietetics (B.S.)

Early Childhood and Childhood Education (Birth - Grade 6, Combined Program)

Early Childhood Education (Birth - Grade 2, B.S.)

Earth Sciences (B.S.)

Economics (B.A.)

Economics (B.S.)

Electrical Engineering Technology (Electronics) (B.S.)*

Electrical Engineering Technology (Smart Grid) (B.S.)*

English Programs

English (B.A.)

English Education (7–12, B.S.)

English Education (7–12, PTCP)

Exceptional Education and Childhood Education (B.S.Ed.)

Family and Consumer Sciences Education (B.S.)

Fashion and Textile Technology (B.S.)

Fibers (B.F.A.)

Fibers (B.S.)

Fine Arts

Forensic Chemistry (B.S.)

French Education (7–12, PTCP)

French (B.A.)

Geography (B.A.)

Geology (B.A.)

Health and Wellness (B.S.)

History (B.A.)

Hospitality Administration (B.S.)

Individualized Studies (B.S.)*

Industrial Technology (B.S.)*

Interior Design (B.F.A.)

International Relations (B.A.)

Journalism (B.A.)

Mathematics (B.A.)

Mathematics—Applied (B.S.)

Mathematics Education (7–12, B.S.)

Mathematics Education (7–12, 5–6 Extension, B.S.)

Mathematics Education (7–12, PTCP)

Mathematics Education (7–12, 5 – 6 Extension; PTCP)

Mechanical Engineering Technology (B.S.)*

Media Production (B.A.)

Metals/Jewelry (B.F.A.)

Metals/Jewelry (B.S.)

Music (B.A.)

Music Education (Pre-K–12, B.Mus.)

Painting (B.F.A.)

Philosophy (B.A.)

Photography (B.F.A.)

Physics (B.A.)

Physics (B.S.)

Physics Education (7–12, B.S.)

Physics Education (7–12, 5–6 Extension, B.S.)

Political Science (B.A.)

Printmaking (B.F.A.)

Psychology (B.A.)

Psychology (B.S.)

Public Communication (B.A.)

Sculpture (B.F.A.)

Social Studies Education (7–12, B.S.)

Social Studies Education (7–12, 5–6 Extension, B.S.)

Social Studies Education (7–12, PTCP)

Social Studies Education (7–12, 5–6 Extension, PTCP)

Social Work (B.S.)*

Sociology (B.A.)

Spanish Education (7–12, PTCP)

Spanish (B.A.)

Speech-Language Pathology (B.S.)

Technology Education (B.S.)

Technology Education (PTCP)

Television and Film Arts (B.A.)

Theater (B.A.)

Urban and Regional Planning (B.S.)*

Wood/Furniture (B.F.A.)

Wood/Furniture (B.S.)

Writing (B.A.)

Undergraduate Major and Minor Programs

Course Listings

AAS - African and African American Studies

AED - Art Education

ALT - Arts and Letters

AMT - Applied Mathematics

ANT - Anthropology

ARA - Arabic

ATS - Art Therapy Studies

BIO - Biology

BME - Business and Marketing Education

BSC - University College

BUS - Business

CEL - Community Engaged Learning

CHE - Chemistry

CHI - Chinese

CIS - Computer Information System

COM - Communication

CRJ - Criminal Justice

CRS - International Center for Studies in Creativity

CTE - Career and Technical Education

CWP - College Writing Program

DAN - Dance

DES - Design

DMP - Digital Music Production

ECO - Economics

EDU - Education

ELS - English Language Secondary

ENG - English

ENS - Environmental Science

ENT - Engineering Technology

ESL - English Second Language

EWS - Education Workshops

EXE - Exceptional Education

FAR - Fine Arts

FCS - Family and Consumer Sciences Education

FIN - Finance

FLE - Foreign Language Education

FOR - Forensic Science

FRE - French

FTT - Fashion and Textile Technology

GEG - Geography

GER - German

GES - Geosciences

GRK - Greek

GST - Global Studies

HEW - Health and Wellness

HIS - History

HON - All College Honors Program

HPR - Coaching and Physical Education

HTR - Hospitality and Tourism

HUM - Humanities

IDE - Interior Design

INS - Individualized Studies

ITA - Italian

LAT - Latin

LIB - Library

MAT - Mathematics

MCL - Modern and Classical Languages

MED - Mathematics Education

MST - Museum Studies

MUS - Music

NFS - Dietetics and Nutrition

PAD - Public Administration

PHI - Philosophy

PHY - Physics

PLN - Planning

PSC - Political Science

PSY - Psychology

REL - Religious Studies

SAF - Safety Studies

SCI - Science

SED - Science Education

SLP - Speech Language Pathology

SOC - Sociology

SPA - Spanish

SPC - Speech Communication

SPF - Social Psychological Foundations

SSE - Social Studies Education

SWK - Social Work

TEC - Technology

TED - Technology Education

TFA - Television and Film Arts

THA - Theater Arts

UNC - University College

WGS - Women and Gender Studies

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