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Course Requirements

The Master of Arts and Master of Science in Mathematics requires 30 - 31 credit hours.

Degree Requirements:

Algebra, 6 credit hours

MATH 511 - Abstract Algebra 1 (3)
MATH 512 - Abstract Algebra 2 (3)

If the undergraduate equivalent is not complete.  Otherwise course substitutions in Algebra will be made in conjunction with the Program Advisor.

Analysis, 6-7 credit hours

MATH 571 - Real Analysis 1 (4)
MATH 572 - Real Analysis 2 (3)

If the undergraduate equivalent is not complete.  Otherwise 3-credit hour course substitutions in analysis will be made in conjunction with the Program Advisor.

MATH 645 - Topology 1 (3)
MATH 675 - Measure Theory and Integration 1  (3)
MATH 677 - Complex Variables 1  (3)

3-6 hours from:

MATH 516 - Theory of Numbers (3)
MATH 556 - Introduction to Operations Research (3)
MATH 562 - Numerical Analysis 1 (3)
MATH 563 - Numerical Analysis 2 (3)
MATH 573 - Boundary Value Problems (3)
MATH 575 - Topics Partical Dif Equations (3)
MATH 625 - Probability Theory Application (3)
MATH 626 - Probability Stochastic Process (3)
MATH 646 - Topology 2 (3)
MATH 676 - Measure Theory and Integrations 2 (3)
MATH 678 - Complex Variables 2 (3)

Research component, 3-6 credit hours for MA in Mathematics

Research component is 6 credit hours for MS in Mathematics

MATH 689 - Research Methods in Mathematics and Statistics (3)
MATH 694 - Research Methods in Mathematics Education (3)
THES 698 - Thesis  (1-6)

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For course descriptions and prerequisites, please see the Mathematical Sciences section of the current Graduate Course Catalog.

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