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2016-2017 Academic Catalogue 
2016-2017 Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Applied Mathematics, B.S.

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.


  • 16 semester hours from two different sciences.
  • All courses must be laboratory courses.

English, Rhetoric, and Humanistic Studies

10 semester hours to include

History & Leadership

9 semester hours of

Military Science

12 semester hours.

Physical Education

4 semester hours.

Free Electives

24 credits of free electives with the restriction of no 100 or 200 level MA courses

Civilization & Cultures

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

Writing Intensive

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

Synopsis of the B.S. Curriculum in Applied Mathematics

Fourth (Freshman) Class

Total Semester Hrs: 16.5

Total Semester Hrs: 17.5

Third (Sophomore) Class

Second (Junior) Class

First (Senior) Class

Total Hours: minimum 136

* Minimum Grade of C required