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Master of Science in Mathematical Sciences

THE PROGRAM

Program Overview

The MS in Mathematical Sciences is an interdisciplinary program designed to prepare the graduates for a wide variety of financially and intellectually rewarding employment opportunities. It can also serve as a pre-PhD program. 

 

The program offers two tracks - Mathematics and Statistics.

Concentrations Offered

• Mathematics
• Statistics

Special Notes about the Program

Prerequisites:

Course numbers listed below are for courses in the Florida State University System.

 

Applicants must have successfully completed the following prerequisites:

  • MHF 3202 Foundations of Mathematics
  • MAA 4211 Advanced Calculus I
  • STA 4321 Probability and Statistics
  • MAS 3105 Linear Algebra

Applicants pursuing the Mathematics track must, in addition to the above prerequisites, have successfully completed the following courses:

  • MAA 4212 Advanced Calculus II
  • MAP 2302 Ordinary Differential Equations

ADMISSIONS

Application Information

How to:  

Application Requirement Information

International Applicant Requirements

Frequently Asked Questions

Application Deadlines

Fall Term . . . . . . . . August 1

Spring Term . . . . . December 1

Summer Term . . . March 15

The following must be submitted by the posted deadline. Incomplete applications with outstanding requirements, or those post-marked after the posted deadline, are subject to cancellation. Once an application has been cancelled, the applicant will be required to apply for the next available term, or as a graduate non-degree seeking applicant (limitations apply).

  • UNF admission application
  • Application fee
  • If applicable, collection holds and judicial holds must be cleared 
  • All of the below university and program requirements 

Admission Requirements

University requirements:

  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution, or its equivalent from a foreign institution, with a GPA of 3.0 or higher in all work attempted in the last 60 credit hours of undergraduate study. 

  • Official transcripts, and foreign evaluations if applicable, from all post-secondary institutions attended.

Program requirements:

  • GRE test scores 
    • Taken within the last 5 years
    • 148 verbal and 156 quantitative 

INFORMATION

Total Program
Credit Hours

32

Average Length
of the Program

2 years

Approximate Enrollment

40

Community Connections

Internships, Statistics Consulting, Teacher Education, and "Math Olympics"

Career Possibilities

Graduate Program Director & Advising Coordinator

Dr. Mahbubur Rahman

mrahman@unf.edu

(904) 620-3748

Building 14 , Room 2727