Applied Mathematics

Applied Mathematics

Applied mathematics isn't just about crunching numbers. It's using mathematics to solve problems in the environment of your choice. The applied mathematics minor adapts to a number of purposes and is an excellent choice if your major requires a strong background in numbers.

Minor Overview

For the mathematical mind, Keuka College offers a minor in applied mathematics that is designed for students who major in a discipline calling for a strong background in numbers. These include biochemistry, biology, medical technology, and environmental science.

It also can provide a strong foundation in math for students who are moving on to graduate school in business analytics or the social sciences. Courses include a focus on statistics, calculus, algebra, and probability.

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  • Solid Foundation: Delving into the world of numbers provides the solid foundation needed for graduate study in engineering, energy systems, natural sciences, medicine, or business.
  • A Growing Field: Hoping to work with big data, or write the next machine-learning algorithm? A wide variety of career opportunities is open to people with mathematical talent and training.

Contact Information

Dr. Michael Keck

Interim Chair of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Professor of Chemistry

(315) 279-5267