Curriculum - Mathematics, MS

You must complete 30 credits in order to receive a Master of Science in Mathematics at the School of Engineering. Twelve of them will come from required courses. You can fulfill the remaining 18 credits by following 1 of the 3 options listed below.

Required Courses (12 Credits)

MA 7033 Linear Algebra I, Credits: 3.00
MA 7043 Linear Algebra II, Credits: 3.00
MA 6213 Elements of Real Analysis I, Credits: 3.00
MA 6223 Elements of Real Analysis II, Credits: 3.00

Options (18 Credits)

Choose 1 of the following. Please note that all options require a minimum of 15 credits (total) in mathematics courses.

Thesis Option

Electives: 12 credits
Master's Thesis: 6 credits

The thesis option includes a required examination of the thesis material by faculty advisers and certification that your work is satisfactory.

Examination Option

Electives: 18 credits, possibly with up to 9 from approved sub-specialties in other departments

This option includes a comprehensive oral examination before the degree is awarded. The examination will cover your program of study and will be scheduled towards the end of the semester in which you complete your work.

Examination Option + Designated Sub-Specialty Option

Electives: 18 credits, at least 9 of which are approved for specialization by the Mathematics Department

This option includes a comprehensive oral examination before the degree is awarded. The examination will cover your program of study and will be scheduled towards the end of the semester in which you complete your work.