Master of Science in Mathematics and its Applications (2 years)

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Program approved and registered by the New York State Education Department
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2 years
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Program Description

The name of the program has been  changed in February 2015. The old name, MS in Applied Mathematics  would continue to apply to those enrolled before fall 2015.

The objectives of this program are to offer students who hold a BA or BSc degree with a major in mathematics or a neighboring field:

  • an opportunity to expand their knowledge in several fields of mathematics and its applications by providing courses at graduate level
  • a unique academic experience via a high-quality, international program taught in English
  • for those wishing to continue their studies in the PhD program, the MS program provides comprehensive knowledge in the field of applied mathematics

Mandatory Courses

First Year, Fall semester

M1. Basic Algebra 1

M2. Real Analysis

M3. Probability

First Year, Winter term

M4. Basic Algebra 2

M5. Complex Function Theory

M6. Functional Analysis and Differential Equations

Entry Requirements for the Master’s Program

Applicants must have earned a (three- or four-year) first degree (i.e., BA or BSc), with a major in mathematics or a related field (e.g., computer science, engineering, physics), from a recognized university or institution of higher education, or provide documentation indicating that they will earn such a degree by the time of enrollment.

In addition to meeting the General CEU Admissions Requirements, applicants are also required to submit a one-page statement of purpose describing their interest in mathematics, their achievements to date and their future goals. In addition, they must prove familiarity with fundamental undergraduate material.