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Applied Mathematics Major/Actuary and Statistics Concentration (B.S.)

Students interested in mathematics can select from our degree programs in Applied Mathematics, Applied Mathematics with a concentration in Actuary and Statistics, 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 three 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 Statistics/Actuary, and Mathematics with a concentration in Secondary Education leading to licensure. 

Curriculum Requirements - Total Credits Required: 127

 

Freshman - Credits: 34

  • 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)
EC 101 - Endicott Transitions (Cr: 1)
ECN 201 - Macroeconomics (Cr: 3)
ENG 101 - College Writing Seminar (Cr: 3)
Satisfies Writing Designated Requirement INT 100 - Internship I (Cr: 2)
LST 100 - Seminar in Academic Inquiry (Cr: 3)
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. MTH 225 - Probability (Cr: 3)

Sophomore - Credits: 33

  • Aesthetic Awareness and Creative Expression General Education Requirement  (Cr: 3)
  • Global Issues General Education Requirement  (Cr: 3)
  • Values and Ethical Reasoning General Education Requirement  (Cr: 3)
ACC 175 - Financial Accounting (Cr: 3)
ACC 185 - Managerial Accounting (Cr: 3)
ECN 202 - Microeconomics (Cr: 3)
INT 200 - Internship II (Cr: 2)
MTH 237 - Calculus III (Cr: 3)
MTH 238 - Linear Algebra (Cr: 3)
MTH 330 - Ordinary Differential Equations (Cr: 3)
PHY 107/107L - Physics I and Lab (Cr: 4)
Satisfies Science and Technology General Education Requirement

Junior - Credits: 30

  • General Education Electives  (Cr: 6)
  • Values and Ethical Reasoning General Education Requirement  (Cr: 3)
  • Mathematics Elective  (Cr: 3)
    (must be at the 300 level or above)
BUS 210 - Finance (Cr: 3)
MTH 327 - Mathematical Statistics I (Cr: 3)
MTH 350 - Mathematical Modeling and Numerical Analysis I (Cr: 3)
MTH 400 - Actuarial Science (Cr: 3)
MTH 427 - Mathematical Statistics II (Cr: 3)
MTH 450 - Mathematical Modeling and Numerical Analysis II (Cr: 3)

Senior - Credits: 30

  • Elective  (Cr: 3)
  • General Education Elective  (Cr: 6)
    (must be above the 100 level)

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.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of the role of mathematics in industry, technology and society.
  2. Apply current technological methodologies to solve real-world problems.
  3. Demonstrate high levels of comprehension in foundational areas of mathematics.
  4. Communicate mathematical ideas to others in mathematics, other technical, and non-technical, disciplines.
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