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2012-2013 Academic Catalogue 
    
2012-2013 Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Applied Mathematics, B.S.


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Requirements for B.S. Degree in Applied Mathematics


The B.S. in Applied Mathematics requires 136 semester hours which includes a minimum of 59 hours of mathematics. The following gives minimum requirements for the degree. Additional courses to complete the requirements must be chosen by the cadet with the approval of his/her departmental adviser.

Science


  • 16 semester hours from two different sciences.
  • (Must complete a two course sequence in each field.)
  • All courses must be laboratory courses.

English


10 semester hours to include

Non-Mathematics


12 semester hours to include

Military Science


12 semester hours.

Physical Education


4 semester hours.

Civilization & Cultures


6 semester hours from the VMI list of approved “X” designated courses.

Synopsis of the B.S. Curriculum in Applied Mathematics


Fourth (Freshman) Class


First Semester


Total Semester Hrs: 16 1/2


Second Semester


Total Semester Hrs: 16 1/2


Third (Sophomore) Class


First Semester


Total Semester Hrs: 18 1/2 - 19


Second Semester


Total Semester Hrs: 17 1/2 - 18


Second (Junior) Class


First Semester


Total Semester Hrs: 16 1/2


Second Semester


Total Semester Hrs: 17 1/2


First (Senior) Class


First Semester


Total Semester Hrs: 17 1/2


Second Semester


  • Mathematics Electives Credit Hours: 6
  • SE 300 - Public Speaking Credit Hours: 1
  • Free Elective Credit Hours: 6
  • AS, MS, or NS Credit Hours: 2

Total Semester Hrs: 15


Total Hours: 136 (includes 55 hours of mathematics)


# Cadet must choose a science sequence with Lab in biology, chemistry, or physics.
* Minimum Grade of C required
**Taught on a five-week schedule

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