Applied Mathematics
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Finding Solutions for Real World Problems

Applied mathematics is the application of mathematics to real-world problems. You will get a solid mathematical foundation then build on that to cultivate your problem solving abilities. Through challenging, but rewarding classes, you will develop the skills necessary to be successful in whatever career field you choose.

Why Emmaus?

The Applied Mathematics Program seeks to prepare our graduates to be successful in both their career field and in their walk with the Lord. The importance of integrating your christian faith with all aspects of your life, including your profession, is a distinguishing quality you will get at Emmaus Bible College.

If you are the type of person who finds a great deal of fulfillment in solving problems, then Applied Mathematics is the program for you.

Emmaus students in math class

Featured Applied Math Courses

MAT 240 Mathematical Logic
The study of logic using mathematical tools. The primary focus of this course is on propositional logic, first-order logic, and the interplay between mathematics and logic. The course will also briefly consider philosophical issues involving the laws of logic. Logical thinking is fundamental in problem solving.

MAT 260 Differential Equations
Elementary theory and applications of first order differential equations; introduction to numerical techniques of solving differential equations; solutions of nth order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Using differential equations is an essential problem solving skill for most sciences and engineering careers.

Explore the Applied Mathematics Programs


With a degree in applied mathematics, you are prepared for careers in a wide range of industries, including:

  • Science
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • Computer programming
  • Computer manufacturing
  • Insurance
  • Electronics
  • Logistics
  • Pharmaceuticals

A more challenging question would be, "What can't you do with an Applied Mathematics degree?"


What's Next?

Educating and equipping learners to impact the world for Christ.

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