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Athabasca University

Bachelor of Science
Applied Mathematics Minor

New Minor, effective September 1, 2017.

A BSc with a minor in Applied Mathematics at Athabasca University is designed to expose students with a wide range of mathematics topics aimed at developing skills that can be directly applied in fields such as computer science, finance, biology, engineering, and other math-related disciplines.

Applied Mathematics Minor – Specific Requirements

In addition to the BSc program general requirements and the specific requirements of the major, a minor in Applied Mathematics involves the completion of 21 credits of core and elective courses.

Core Courses

9 credits
MATH 266 Introduction to Calculus II (3)
MATH 270 Linear Algebra I (3)
MATH 271 Linear Algebra II (3)

Elective Courses

12 credits
Students complete a minimum of 12 credits selected from the Mathematics (MATH) discipline. A minimum of 6 credits must be at the senior (300 or higher) level.


Information effective Sept. 1, 2017 to Aug. 31, 2018.

Updated August 17 2017 by laurab

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