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Mathematics, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration

About

The department is conveniently located in Bell Hall, across the street from the campus library, a student cafeteria, and museum. Graduate student offices are intermingled with faculty offices. All of the offices are separate from classrooms creating an environment conductive to learning.

The department is committed to diversifying the ethnicity, race, and gender of the nation's pool of mathematical scientists. All individuals are encouraged to apply and inquiries are welcome.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Linear Algebra
  • Mathematical Statistics
  • Statistics in Research
  • Multivariate Data Analysis
  • Graduate Research
  • Numerical Analysis
  • Introduction to Statistical Analysis
  • Statistical Programming
  • Stochastic Processes
  • Time Series Analysis

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
    • Part-time variant
      Evening
    • Duration description

      Participants attend two evening and/or weekend classes during the fall and spring semesters.

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • Entry into the program requires three semesters of Calculus, Math 3325, Math 3323, Math 3341, Stat 3330 and Stat 4380 or the equivalent of these courses.
  • In addition, it is recommended that the student possesses a good working knowledge of a high level computer language such as C++, JAVA, SAS, R (Splus) or Matlab.
There are 3 general steps that a new GRADUATE student must fulfill to be admitted to UTEP.
  • Apply for admission
  • Present admission exams
  • Demonstrate how s/he intends to pay for school.
Submit the admission application online:
  • Attach to the application the following documents:
  • Official transcripts
  • Certificate or degree candidate letter
  • Resume
  • Letter of intent
  • 2 or 3 letters of recommendation
  • Pay the application fee

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    914 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 914 USD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
  • National Applies to you

    403 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 403 USD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for El Paso

  • 888 - 1650 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

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