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Applied Mathematics Major/Actuarial Science Concentration (B.S.)

Students interested in mathematics can select from our degree programs in Applied Mathematics, Applied Mathematics with a concentration in Actuarial Science, and Mathematics with Secondary Education leading to Massachusetts state teacher licensure.

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The Mathematics program at Endicott College offers students a progressive education in cutting edge numerical and mathematical techniques with a comprehensive classical mathematics foundation. Coursework will focus on the applied aspects of mathematics and technology, giving students the tools needed to succeed in a wide range of fields. Students are able to choose from different concentrations to tailor their individual experience. Combined with Endicott College’s liberal arts foundation and experiential learning through internship opportunities, the students in the Mathematics program will receive a well-rounded education in both current and classical theories and techniques. Students can choose programs in Applied Mathematics, Applied Mathematics with a concentration in Actuarial Science, and Mathematics with a concentration in Secondary Education leading to licensure.

Curriculum Requirements - Total Credits Required: 129

Freshman - Credits: 33

  • Individual and Society General Education Requirement  (Cr: 3)
  • Literary Perspectives General Education Requirement  (Cr: 3)
  • World Cultures General Education Requirement  (Cr: 3)
CSC 160/160L - Introduction to Programming and Lab (Cr: 4)
ECN 201 - Macroeconomics (Cr: 3)
ECN 202 - Microeconomics (Cr: 3)
ENG 111 - Critical Reading and Writing I (Cr: 3)
Satisfies the Writing Designated Core requirement.
ENG 112 - Critical Reading and Writing II (Cr: 3)
Satisfies the Writing Designated Core requirement.
INT 100 - Internship I (Cr: 2)
MTH 135 - Calculus I (Cr: 3)
Initial enrollment is based on placement examinations and AP results.
MTH 136 - Calculus II (Cr: 3)
Initial enrollment is based on placement examinations and AP results.  Students placed directly into MTH 136 will be required to replace MTH 135 with a Free Elective.

Sophomore - Credits: 33

  • Global Issues General Education Requirement  (Cr: 3)
ACC 175 - Financial Accounting (Cr: 3)
ACC 185 - Managerial Accounting (Cr: 3)
BUS 210 - Finance (Cr: 3)
INT 200 - Internship II (Cr: 2)
MTH 210 - Mathematical Reasoning (Cr: 3)
MTH 237 - Calculus III (Cr: 3)
MTH 238 - Linear Algebra (Cr: 3)
MTH 240 - Interest Theory (Cr: 3)
MTH 330 - Ordinary Differential Equations (Cr: 3)
MTH 340/340L - Advanced Financial Mathematics and Lab (Cr: 4)

Junior - Credits: 31

  • Aesthetic Awareness and Creative Expression General Education Requirement  (Cr: 3)
  • Values and Ethical Reasoning General Education Requirement  (Cr: 3)
  • General Education Elective  (Cr: 3)
  • Mathematics Elective  (Cr: 3)
BUS 375 - Financial Modeling (Cr: 3)
MTH 260 - Applied Probability (Cr: 3)
MTH 316 - Statistics (Cr: 3)
MTH 350 - Mathematical Modeling and Numerical Analysis I (Cr: 3)
MTH 360/360L - Multivariate Probability and Lab (Cr: 4)
MTH 379 - Semester Internship Strategies (Cr: 1)
PHY 201/201L - Physics with Calculus I and Lab (Cr: 4)
Satisfies the Science and Technology General Education Requirement

Senior - Credits: 30

  • General Education Electives  (Cr: 9)
    (two must be above the 100 level)
  • Elective  (Cr. 3)
MTH 480 - Senior Internship (Cr: 12)
MTH 489 - Senior Thesis I (Cr: 3)
MTH 490 - Senior Thesis II (Cr: 3)

Internships

Many of the sites that currently take Endicott students, or are targeted to take students, for internships in Biotechnology (Entagen, Daedalus, MIT), Environmental Science (Meridien), Computer Science (IBM, Google) would be potential sites for Applied Math internships and permanent employment.

Careers

Graduates of the Applied Mathematics program will find exciting career opportunities in the fields of business, technology, engineering, economics, finance and education, as well as many other industries seeking graduates with strong and broad training in mathematics, statistics, computer science and physics.

Download the Mathematics Career Sheet for more options and information.

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