Free Online Applied Mathematics Courses from Top Universities

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Online applied mathematics courses are offered for free by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Course materials can be downloaded from MIT's OpenCourseWare and offer information on topics including statistics, differential equations, nanophotonics and integral equations.
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Free Applied Mathematics Courses

Free applied mathematics courses are available for students who want to learn about this area of study. All that is required is an internet connection with a laptop or home computer.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

MIT makes freely available a variety of online applied mathematics courses. Topics include advanced analytical methods in science and engineering, principles of applied mathematics, and complex variables with applications.

Free Online Applied Mathematics Courses At a Glance

Course & School Program Level Format Assignments Quizzes & Exams Downloadable
Complex Variables with Applications course from MIT Undergraduate Textbook/lecture notes Yes Yes Yes
Introduction to Probability and Statistics course from MIT Undergraduate Texts/class slides Yes Yes Yes
Principles of Applied Mathematics course from MIT Textbooks/lecture notes Yes No Yes
Advanced Analytical Methods in Science and Engineering course from MIT Graduate Textbooks/lecture notes Yes Yes Yes
Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations course from MIT Graduate Textbooks/lecture notes/projects Yes No Yes
Mathematical Methods in Nanophotonics course from MIT Graduate Texts/lecture summaries/projects Yes Yes Yes
Advanced Partial Differential Equations with Applications course from MIT Graduate Textbooks/lecture notes Yes Yes Yes
Integral Equations course from MIT Graduate Textbook/study materials Yes Yes Yes

Popular Schools

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    1. Grand Canyon University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • DBA with an Emphasis in Data Analytics
      • Bridge (Doctor of Business Administration with an Emphasis in Data Analytics)
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    2. Northcentral University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • PhD-TIM - Data Science
      • Doctor of Philosophy in Data Science
    Master's
      • MSTIM - Data Science
      • Master of Science in Data Science
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    3. Baker College Online

    Program Options

    Certificate
      • Elementary Mathematics - Additional Endorsement - Certificate
      • Secondary Mathematics - Additional Endorsement - Certificate
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    4. Utica College

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MS in Data Science
      • MS in Data Science: Business Analytics
      • MBA - Data Analytics
      • MS in Data Science: Social Science Analytics
  • Notre Dame, IN

    University of Notre Dame

  • Ithaca, NY

    Cornell University

  • Cambridge, MA

    Harvard University

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    8. Penn Foster High School

    Program Options

    High School Diploma
      • Penn Foster High School with Early College Courses
      • HS Diploma

Featured Schools

The schools and programs listed below are popular educational options, and tuition varies based on program and location

Grand Canyon University

  • DBA with an Emphasis in Data Analytics
  • Bridge (Doctor of Business Administration with an Emphasis in Data Analytics)

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Northcentral University

  • PhD-TIM - Data Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Data Science
  • MSTIM - Data Science
  • Master of Science in Data Science

What is your highest level of education?

Baker College Online

  • Elementary Mathematics - Additional Endorsement - Certificate
  • Secondary Mathematics - Additional Endorsement - Certificate

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Utica College

  • MS in Data Science
  • MS in Data Science: Business Analytics
  • MBA - Data Analytics

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Penn Foster High School

  • Penn Foster High School with Early College Courses
  • HS Diploma

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