Minor in Mathematics

Business & Technology Department


The minor in Mathematics is a program designed to offer a concentrated focus in mathematics. Coursework provides the computational and analytic skills foundational for further study in a variety of majors including computer science, engineering and applied mathematics.

Program Type
Total Credits
Program Director
Timothy Iverson
Program Learning Outcomes

The student will:

  1. Investigate and apply mathematical ideas and models in a variety of contexts.
  2. Communicate mathematical ideas both orally and in writing
Program Requirements
  • Analytic Geometry and Calculus 1 (MAT 172)
  • Analytic Geometry and Calculus 2 (MAT 182)
  • Linear Algebra and Matrix Theory (MAT 210)
  • Analytic Geometry and Calculus 3 (MAT 222)
  • Choose two Mathematics Electives* (300 level or higher):
    • Probability and Statistics (MAT 310)
    • Differential Equations (MAT 360)
    • Analytical Statistics (MAT 415)
    • Numerical Analysis (MAT 465)

*The two mathematics electives must be in addition to any math content required of the student’s major. All pre-requisite requirements must be satisfied

Emmaus was a great place to learn the Bible and prepare for my profession. The professors cared about me and invested in me. I was equipped to impact the world for Christ through my career and through my life. I currently work as an Actuarial Product Analyst at Athene in West Des Moines.
Joshua Davidson
Actuarial Product Analyst
Joshua Davidon, Emmaus Applied Math Graduate