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Graduate Programs

​​The Department of Mathematics offers the following graduate programs:

The Ph.D. in Mathematical Sciences degree program has three concentrations: Mathematics, Collegiate Mathematics Education and Statistics.  The program has unique components of six hours of coursework in teaching pedagogy and two semesters of teaching internship for students choosing academic careers.  It also provides an opportunity for students choosing a non-academic career by offering industrial internships to gain industrial working experience. 

The Master of Arts in Mathematics degree program is aimed at preparing students for further study in Ph.D. programs, for teaching positions at colleges, or for industrial jobs.

The Master of Science in Applied Statistics & Analytics is an M.S. program in data science.  It aims at preparing students with a broad and in-depth background for positions as data scientists and applied statisticians.

The Graduate Certificate in Data Mining is a one-year program aiming at preparing students with diverse backgrounds and plan to gain additional analytics skills for jobs in their respective disciplines.

The Graduate Certificate in Actuarial Science​ is a one-year program aiming at preparing students to be able to pass at least P and FM Actuarial Exams.

The Accelerated M.A. in Mathematics​ and M.S. in Applied Statistics & Analytics programs provide the opportunity for senior undergraduate students to begin graduate coursework during the senior year so that they will be able to complete the Bachelor's and Master's degrees in five years

Applications of Admissions and Financial Support

The application of admission is evaluated within three weeks of the completion of all admission materials.  The deadline for the application for admission is in early June.

Full consideration in guaranteed for applicants who submit all application materials for graduate assistantship before February 15.

For instructions on applying for admission to our graduate programs click our Information for Prospective Graduate Students webpage.​

For more information contact:

Graduate Coordinator
Dr. Lisa DeMeyer
Department of Mathematics
Pearce Hall 109
Department Chairperson
Dr. Thomas Gilsdorf
Department of Mathematics
Pearce Hall 214