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UT Tyler Department of Math

UT Tyler Department of Mathematics

Graduate Program

The UT Tyler Department of Mathematics offers a program of study leading to the master of science in mathematics. This is a rigorous program of study consisting of 36 credit hours of graduate level coursework in both pure and applied mathematics.

Students may choose to do directed research and a thesis as six of these credit hours. In addition to completing the required coursework with a grade of "B" or better in all courses, all MS candidates must pass a written comprehensive examination to be awarded the MS degree. Students doing a thesis must give an oral presentation of the thesis.

  • The typical applicant to this program has the equivalent of a bachelor's degree in mathematics.
  • If a student does not have the equivalent of a bachelor's degree in mathematics but has had a significant number of mathematics courses, it may be possible for such a student to be admitted to the program with the requirement that additional leveling work must be satisfactorily completed.

The UT Tyler graduate mathematics program is intended to provide a broad and deep level of understanding of mathematics so that the student may continue studies at the PhD level, teach at the junior college level or possess an advanced level of mathematical ability to work in industry.

Students seeking information about careers available to mathematics majors should see our careers in mathematics page.

IMPORTANT DATES


OCT
21
Health Science Fair Whitehouse High School 9am

OCT
21
CFSE Small Business Boot Camp BRB 01055 5 p.m.

OCT
22
Informational Session Mountain View College 2pm

OCT
23
FASTENAL: CFSE Small Business Series Business Building Parking Lot 9 a.m.

OCT
23
Majors & Minors Fair UC Ballroom 3 p.m.

OCT
24
Faculty Workshop - Jean Strait: Best Teaching Practices and the Future of Service Learning UC Ballroom 12:00 p.m.

OCT
24
Special Guest Lecture - Jean Strait: Best Teaching Practices and the Future of Service Learning UC Theater 9 a.m.

OCT
27
Fall 2014 - RO-Last Day to Drop one or all classes

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More Information

  • Master of Science in Mathematics

    The UT Tyler mathematics MS degree is a rigorous program of study in pure and applied mathematics. Read more

  • Academic Advising

    For information about mathematics advising, visit the advising section. Read more

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