12 months
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17982 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science degree in Pure Mathematics from Kent State University is primarily a terminal, pre-professional degree comprising coursework beyond the bachelor's degree that emphasizes theoretical ares of the discipline, including algebra, analysis, geometry, number theory and topology. Students are required to write and defend a thesis in an area agreed upon with a faculty advisor.

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Overview

Students are required to write and defend a thesis in an area agreed upon with a faculty advisor.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this Pure Mathematics program from Kent State University will be able to:

  • Reason in mathematical arguments at a level appropriate to the discipline, including using precise definitions, articulating assumptions and reasoning logically to conclusions.
  • Engage effectively in problem solving, including exploring examples, devising and testing conjectures and assessing the correctness of solutions.
  • Approach mathematical problems creatively, including trying multiple approaches and modifying problems when necessary to make them more tractable.
  • Communicate mathematics clearly both orally and in writing.
  • Teach university-level mathematics effectively.
  • Obtain a deeper understanding of some subdiscipline of mathematics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Thesis
  • Abstract Algebra 
  • Functions of a Real Variable 
  • Functions of a Complex Variable
  • Topology 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

For timely consideration of the application, it is recommended applicants submit a complete application at least one month before the start of the semester.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71
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Credits

32 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71
Duolingo English Test admission requirements Duolingo English Test
110
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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university1 
  • Minimum 2.750 undergraduate GPA on a 4.000 point scale 
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Résumé or vita
  • Goal statement
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9648 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Kent

1036 - 1710 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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