Mathematical Sciences

College of Science

Master of Science in Mathematics

The Department of Mathematical Sciences offers courses in pure and applied mathematics leading to the degree of Master of Science in Mathematics. The Master of Science in Mathematics addresses the needs of professionals in the Washington, DC metropolitan area who are interested in pursuing an advanced degree. We have both full-time and part-time students. Many classes are offered in the evening (4:30pm or later) to accommodate students who are working full-time or part-time outside of our program. The program offers both a standard mathematics track and an emphasis in computational and applied mathematics.

General Information

Degree Requirements for the MS Degree

Frequently Asked Questions about the MS in Mathematics

Sample Curricula

Course Frequency

Preliminary Exam Information; the preliminary exams are one of three options to satisfy the creative component of the MS requirement.

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