The bachelor of science in applied mathematics program offers a concentration in financial mathematics that is a refinement of the applied mathematics degree. This program prepares students for careers in financial mathematics, actuarial science and portfolio management. Graduates will also be prepared for graduate study in mathematics or financial mathematics. Students in this program automatically earn a minor in statistics, and they have the option to pursue a minor in economics.
Students interested in this program should first discuss it with the Director of Undergraduate Programs in Mathematics, Dr. Duca.
Earning This Degree
To earn a BS in applied mathematics with a financial concentration at NC State, students must satisfy the degree requirements. Many students complete their degree in eight semesters by following the suggested semester-by-semester curriculum plan.
The NC State Degree Requirements (click “Sciences” on the left, and then choose your major) list the degree requirements by topic and give minimum grades for each.