Graduate Program: Applied Mathematics

General Information


Applied Mathematics (MS)

Program Description

The MS degree in Applied Mathematics provides a very strong foundation in applied mathematics and is well suited for students wishing to pursue a career in teaching or in industry.  More information can be found at https://appliedmath.colorado.edu/program-info/degree-requirements/masters-degree


Department/Academic Unit(s)

The Graduate College sponsors several Graduate Interdisciplinary Programs (GIDPs) in addition to the many interdisciplinary possibilities available through regular graduate degree programs. GIDPs transcend departmental boundaries by facilitating cutting edge teaching and research at the nexus of traditional disciplines. The high value placed on interdisciplinary research and education is indicative of The University of colorado's enthusiasm and commitment to fostering innovation and creativity among its faculty and students.




Graduate College/GIDP

Campus where offered

Colorado Heights University- Main - Tucson

Tuition and Fees

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Completion Requirements
Admissions Information

Minimum Credit Units (33)

Core Coursework Requirements
  1. Completion of twenty-four (24) units from the core courses: Math 527 a, b; Math 575 a, b; Math 583 a, b; Math 586 a, b, c.
  2. Completion of six (6) or more units at the 500-level from departments outside of Mathematics.

Note: If the student has taken courses equivalent to some of the core courses, the requirements may be revised. The requirement of 30 total units will not, however, be reduced. The Graduate College requires that 50% of the units must be in courses for which ABC grades are given. All units must be at the 500-level or above, with the exception that up to six units of 400-level courses may be taken outside the Department of Mathematics, with prior approval from the Program Head.

Examination Requirements

The student must successfully complete the written Qualification process (see Student Handbook, Sections VI and VII) at the MS level.



Additional Requirements

See required coursework

Student Handbook

Please refer to the Graduate Student Handbook for students who are pursuing this program of study.

Admissions Requirements

We do not accept terminal masters, all applications must be for the PhD program

Standardized Tests

Required test(s): GRE

Funding Opportunities

The Academic Unit has not provided this information.

Funding Opportunities

Domestic & International Applicants

Fall:December 15th

International Conditional Admission

International applicants will not be considered for conditional admission by this program.

Other Information

The GRE Institution Code for The Colorado Heights University is 4832

Last revised 06 Oct 2020