Graduate Programs

Application and Deadlines

To start one of our programs in:

  • Fall, apply by May 15
  • Winter, apply by October 15
  • Summer, apply by March 15

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We offer two Master of Science degrees in the mathematical sciences. Completion of each of these programs requires 30–34 credits hours and can be accomplished in 1.5 -2 years. There are about 50 graduate students from a variety of international backgrounds currently enrolled in the programs.

Some of our graduate students pursued careers in industry - others enrolled successfully into doctoral programs, or teach at the college level. These are a few of the career directions for mathematics graduates.

Combining a strong mathematics background with biology, nutrition, physics, chemistry, computer science or economics can enhance the chances of getting a job.

Find out about careers in mathematics.

  • Master of Science in Applied Statistics

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    The Master of Science in Applied Statistics offers a wide range of courses in applied statistics as well as a solid theoretical background. This program provides students with the knowledge and programming skills necessary to apply statistics in a variety of areas, and can lead to the pursuit of higher studies in many fields, or to a career as a statistician.
  • Master of Science in Mathematics

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    The Master of Science in Mathematics provides students with a flexible and rigorous education in advanced mathematics.  It can serve students with a wide range of backgrounds and career goals.  The program provides a broad background in mathematics for secondary teachers pursing continued education.  Graduates are also prepared for employment in business, government, community college teaching, or for the pursuit of a doctoral degree in mathematics.
  • About the Faculty

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    The Department has 24, full-time faculty members with a wide variety of research interests, including:

    • Actuarial Science
    • Algebraic Number Theory
    • Analysis and its Application
    • Bioinformatics
    • Biostatistics
    • Combinatorics
    • Computer-Aided Geometric Design
    • Cryptography
    • Differential Geometry
    • Game Theory
    • Graph Theory
    • Mathematical Finance
    • Mathematical Logic
    • Mathematical Modeling
    • Math and Stats Education
    • Statistics
    • Technology in Teaching Mathematics
    • Topology
    • Variational Analysis

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