Mathematics, MS

A total of 32 semester hours, this program offers students with a bachelor’s degree in mathematics or a related field an opportunity to broaden their knowledge in the several fields of mathematics and its applications. The program is designed to prepare graduates for careers in business, industry, or government. Previous course work will be evaluated to determine proficiency in certain content areas and degree plan may be tailored accordingly. In some cases, a student may be required to take an assessment exam to determine content and knowledge proficiency. No course can be used to satisfy both a requirement and an elective. To qualify for degree conferral, students must obtain a minimum cumulative average of 3.000, equivalent to a grade of B.

Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.

Core Requirements

Algebra 1 and Analysis 1
MATH 5101Analysis 1: Functions of One Variable4
or MATH 5102 Analysis 2: Functions of Several Variables
MATH 5111Algebra 14
or MATH 5112 Algebra 2
Algebra 2 and Analysis 2
MATH 5102Analysis 2: Functions of Several Variables4
or MATH 7232 Combinatorial Analysis
Complete 4 semester hours from the following:4
Algebra 2
Elective chosen from the list below


Complete 16 semester hours from the following:16
Ordinary Differential Equations
Partial Differential Equations 1
Numerical Analysis 1
Complex Analysis
Numerical Analysis 2
Topology 2
Combinatorial Analysis
Graph Theory
Optimization and Complexity
Discrete Geometry 1
Probability 1
Functional Analysis
Partial Differential Equations 2
Algebraic Geometry 1
Probability 2
Mathematical Statistics
Applied Statistics
Regression, ANOVA, and Design
Stochastic Calculus and Introduction to No-Arbitrage Finance

Program Credit/GPA Requirements

32 total semester hours required
Minimum 3.000 GPA required