The Department of Mathematics offers a Master of Science degree with a major in Mathematics. Students in this degree program will work one-on-one with an advisor to design a program of study that will match their individual career goals. Recent graduates have earned positions in community college education or within the financial industry, serving as analysts or actuaries.
Options available for the degree include:
- Option I: Thesis
- This option is designed to prepare students for a doctoral program, for advanced professional careers, or for students wanting to complete an in-depth research experience.
- Option II: Research Problem
- This option is designed to provide a research experience that can include a specific problem, creative and aesthetic efforts such as performances, exhibits, or creative programs, or an internship.
Admission to this graduate degree program requires:
- 8 hours undergraduate level mathematics coursework beyond Calculus 3