# Applied Mathematics, MS

Eight graduate courses (32 semester hours of credit) are required for the degree: three required courses and five elective courses. The required courses provide a basic training in mathematical methods, and the elective courses include a wide variety of advanced topics. In addition, the program allows up to two of the elective courses to be taken outside the Department of Mathematics. No course can be used to satisfy both a requirement and an elective.

Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.

## Core Requirements

Code | Title | Hours |
---|---|---|

Methods and Modeling | ||

MATH 5131 | Introduction to Mathematical Methods and Modeling | 4 |

Algebra and Analysis | ||

Complete one of the following: | 4 | |

Analysis 1: Functions of One Variable | ||

Algebra 1 | ||

Probability 1 | ||

Statistics | ||

MATH 7342 | Mathematical Statistics | 4 |

or MATH 7343 | Applied Statistics |

## Tracks

Complete one of the following two tracks:

### Data Science Track

Code | Title | Hours |
---|---|---|

Data Science Courses | ||

Choose two from the following: | 8 | |

Machine Learning | ||

Data Mining Techniques | ||

Collecting, Storing, and Retrieving Data | ||

Introduction to Data Mining/Machine Learning | ||

Supervised Machine Learning and Learning Theory | ||

Unsupervised Machine Learning and Data Mining | ||

Introduction to Machine Learning and Pattern Recognition | ||

Data Management and Database Design | ||

Students may take other courses not on the list above from the College of Computer and Information Science in consultation with their faculty advisor. |

### Course Work Track

Code | Title | Hours |
---|---|---|

Course Work | ||

Complete 8 semester hours. These courses may be chosen from outside the Department of Mathematics with faculty approval. | 8 |

## Electives

Code | Title | Hours |
---|---|---|

Complete 12 semester hours in the following subject area: | 12 | |

MATH |

## Program Credit/GPA Requirements

32 total semester hours required

Minimum 3.000 GPA required