Solve Complex RealWorld Problems with an Applied Mathematics Degree Online
Add a competitive edge to your natural aptitude for math by enhancing your Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics with a concentration in Applied Mathematics. Applied math puts mathematical concepts to work to solve today's most complex realworld problems. Earn an applied mathematics degree online from Southern New Hampshire University, and discover a side of mathematics that functions more like an interdisciplinary science  one with broadreaching applications in the modern world.
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See Yourself Succeed in Applied Mathematics
With SNHU’s applied mathematics degree online, you’ll learn commonly used statistical methods and techniques, delving into mathematical modeling and working with cuttingedge software tools that let you visualize the models you’re constructing and analyzing. You’ll get to specialize in one of three growing areas of interest, including statistical analysis, operations research and dynamical modeling. You’ll also explore the vital role that mathematics plays in scientific research and industry by completing your own research project. Over the course of the program, you’ll:
 Utilize effective oral and written communication strategies in the construction, evaluation and presentation of solutions to mathematical problems
 Apply mathematical reasoning, analysis and problem solving to complex, realworld problems including problems in the natural and social sciences
 Construct and defend clear, rigorous and logical mathematical proofs
 Analyze and accurately solve mathematical problems across a variety of areas including calculus, differential equations, linear algebra, abstract algebra and real analysis
As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission – to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning your bachelor’s in mathematics at SNHU include:
 Affordability. Take advantage of some of the most affordable tuition rates in the nation
 Convenience. Attend class when it’s convenient for you – online education means 24/7 access
 Efficiency and flexibility. Complete your undergraduate degree at your own pace, over six 8week terms per year
 Expert instruction. Learn from instructors with relevant, realworld experience
 Networking. Tap into our nationwide network of alumni for internship and career opportunities
 Simple application process. Just fill out an online undergraduate application, and we’ll retrieve U.S. transcripts from your previous institutions and automatically complete an official credit evaluation. Plus, there’s no application fee
 Student support. Count on the ongoing support of dedicated academic and career advisors specialized in your area of study
 Transferfriendly enrollment. Transfer up to 90 credits toward an undergraduate degree
Career Outlook
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, mathematicians and statisticians can expect job prospects to grow 33% through 2026.* With the applied mathematics concentration, you'll be well suited for future work in a number of areas, from biology, epidemiology, organic chemistry and other natural sciences to data analytics, business management science, marketing and even urban planning. Mathematicians are in especially high demand in:
 Government labs, research offices and agencies
 Engineering research organizations
 Computer information and software firms
 Aerospace and transportation equipment manufacturers
 Financial services and investment management firms
 Chemical or pharmaceutical manufacturers
Curriculum
The applied mathematics concentration includes eight core major courses in mathematics, three applied mathspecific courses and 33 free electives. The program gives you a solid grounding in applied math, sharpening your analytical and statistical skills along with your ability to construct and defend clear, rigorous and logical mathematical proofs.
Courses To Prepare You For Your Career
SNHU's bachelor's in applied mathematics program includes:
 General education
 Degreespecific courses
General Education Program
Our programs are designed to equip you with the skills and insights you need to move forward. In recent years, employers have stressed the need for graduates with higher order skills  the skills that go beyond technical knowledge  such as:
 Writing
 Communication
 Analysis
 Problem solving
All bachelor's students are required to take general education classes. Through foundation, exploration and integration courses, students learn to think critically, creatively and collaboratively, giving you the edge employers are looking for.
Tuition & Fees
Tuition rates for SNHU's online degree programs are among the lowest in the nation. We offer financial aid packages to those who qualify, plus a 30% tuition discount for U.S. service members, both full and part time, and the spouses of those on active duty.
Online Undergraduate Programs

Per Course*

Per Credit Hour*

Degree/Certificates

$960 
$320 
Degree/Certificates
(U.S. service members, both full and part time, and the spouses of those on active duty)

$675 
$225 
*Tuition Rates are subject to change and are reviewed annually.
Additional Costs
No Application Fee, $150 Graduation Fee, Course Materials ($ varies by course)
University Accreditation
Southern New Hampshire University is a private, nonprofit institution accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education as well as several other accrediting bodies. More...