Regularly Offered Courses For The M.S. Degree.

MS Program in Mathematics

Course Requirements for MS

A) 24 hours in Math/Stat courses numbered 700 or above

B) 33 graduate hours (Math/Stat courses below 600 excluded)

C) Three two-semester sequences from those listed below

The possible two-semester sequences are the following. Real Analysis is offered every year. All other sequences are offered in alternate years. Both semesters of at least 3 of these sequence most be completed.

SequencesNumberPrerequisites
1. Algebra-Topology713-725513-547
2. Real Analysis743-843640
3. Complex Analysis745-845640
4. Partial Differential Equations755-856547*
5. Anal of Variance/Appl Regression Anal.764-763344, 571, 878P
6. Theory of Statistics771-772545 or 547
7. Applied Statistical Methods775-776763-764
8. Num Linear Alg & Numer PDE751-852511, 547, 551
OR
8. Num Linear Alg & Statist Computing751-774511,547,551,763,764

To complete the other degree requirements students may choose either one or both semesters of other sequence courses or choose from the courses listed below.

 

ONE SEMESTER GRADUATE COURSES OFFERED ON A REGULAR BASIS

CourseNumberPrerequisites
Modern Geometry720513
Ordinary Differential Equations753547
Probability761344
Calculus of Variations848547 or 757
Tensor Analysis854547 or 757
Partial Differential Equations for Engineers757555

 

UPPER-DIVISION UNDERGRADUATE COURSES WHICH COUNT TOWARD GRADUATE CREDIT

(At most, three 600-level courses may be used toward MS degree; none toward PhD degree.)

CourseNumberPrerequisites
Elementary Number Theory615344
Elementary Geometry621344
Advanced Calculus II640511-547
Optimization Theory657511
Differential Equations II655555

 

*Engineering Partial Differential Equations (Math 757) is recommended before Math 755.

NOTE: Complex Variables for Engineers (Math 758) does not count toward MS degree Math.

 

More information on these courses can be found in the Math/Stat portion of the Graduate Catalog.