APPLIED MATHEMATICS: The Mathematics Department at Ferris State offers five different application concentrations for its Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Mathematics: Actuarial Science, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Operations Research, and Statistics.

The Applied Mathematics concentration is designed for students seeking a broad knowledge of mathematics and its many types of applications. Courses in statistics, operations research and computer science can be combined for a well-rounded applied mathematics foundation, which can lead to careers in business and industry.