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Applied Math

For students attending: Prairie State College
Who plan to major in: Applied Math

THIS GUIDELINE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

I. Core Curriculum Electives

  • A. Basic Writing Proficiency – A grade of “C” or better in ENG 101 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one course from the following subjects: ART 121-131, ENG 211 and above, HIST, HUMAN or PHILO (not 203). 
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: ANTHR, ECON, GEOG, POLSC, PSYCH, SOCSC, or SOCIO. 
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C, or a foreign language course.
  • E. Science Electives - PHYS 210 is required. Choose two courses from Biology, Chemistry, Geology or PHYS 220.
  • F. Free Electives - Choose two courses with an IAI designation.

II. Required courses for the Applied Math degree:

PSC COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MATH 171 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
MATH 172 Calculus with Analytic Geometry II MATH 152
MATH 173 Calculus with Analytic Geometry III MATH 251
MATH 210 Discrete Mathematics MATH 230
MATH 216 Differential Equations MATH 252
MATH 220 Linear Algebra MATH 332
ITPRG 147 Java Programming I CS 115 and 116

Please contact Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding course equivalencies.

Updated October 2018