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Applied Mathematics, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (ARWU) Akron, OH, United States
Today, all sciences - every field within the social and natural sciences alike - offer problems that demand mathematical expertise. The core courses of the Applied Mathematics program of The University of Akron provide in-depth understanding of one or more areas in the mathematical sciences.
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Overview

Degree program can be tailored to an area of specialization, such as:

  • engineering
  • physics
  • chemistry
  • computer science
  • social science
  • economics
  • business

Professional Preparation

The coursework of the Applied Mathematics program of The University of Akron will prepare you for graduate school or fields such as as engineering, physics, computer technology, business, law, medicine and the social sciences.

Degrees and Preparation

A degree in applied mathematics paves the way to career opportunities in business, law, medicine, computer technology, engineering, physics, the social sciences and education.

Career Outlook

According to government reports, mathematicians work for research and testing services; educational services; security and commodity exchanges; banks; insurance companies; management and public relations businesses; and the aerospace and drug industries.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Analytic Geometry-Calculus
  • Fundamentals of Advanced Mathematics
  • Linear Algebra
  • Introduction to Ordinary Differential Equations
  • Advanced Calculus
  • Complex Variables

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    71

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    48

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General Requirements

  • Online Application
  • $50 Application Fee
  • Official Secondary School Transcripts
  • Official Proof of English Proficiency
  • Official SAT/ACT (Optional, required only for scholarships and direct admission)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    15500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    11635 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11635 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Akron

  • 890 - 1300 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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