M.Sc. On Campus


University of Nevada, Reno

12 months
21006 USD/year
21006 USD/year
5352 USD/year
Tuition fee
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 The M.S. in Mathematics at University of Nevada, Reno offers a well-rounded program in both theory and applications of mathematics.


The Mathematics program offered by University of Nevada, Reno designed for students that want a career in private industry, government, education and in Ph.D. programs.

During our M.S. in Mathematics at University of Nevada, Reno students will demonstrate professional and attitudinal skills, including:

  • Mastery of course material at the graduate level.
  • Mastery of the methodology and techniques specific to mathematics and statistics.
  • Functioning as a professional in the discipline.
  • Oral, written, and mathematical/statistical communication skills.
  • Ability to apply their learned skills to professional practice.
  • Ability to conduct independent research.
  • Ability to work with others, especially in teams.
  • Demonstration of professional attitudes and values such as workplace ethics and lifelong learning.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Abstract and Real Analysis 
  • Modern Algebra 
  • Algebraic Topology
  • Numerical Analysis and Approximation 
  • Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos 
  • Operations Research I
  • Stochastic Models and Simulation and Mathematical Statistics or
  • Methods in Applied Math 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30-32 alternative credits
  • PLAN A (THESIS) 30 credits
  • PLAN B (NON-THESIS) 32 credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit official transcripts, at least one letter of recommendation, and a satisfactory Graduate Record Exam (GRE) General score. It is strongly recommended that applicants take the Mathematics portion of the GRE in addition to the General portion.
  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Statement of purpose
  • All applicants are required to fill out an online application form.

Applicants must have completed the following courses or their equivalents or hold a B.A. or B.S. degree in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, or Statistics from an accredited university:

  • Differential Calculus of one variable
  • Integral Calculus of one variable
  • Multivariable CalculuS
  • Linear Algebra
  • Real Analysis

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21006 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21006 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    21006 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21006 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    5352 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5352 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Reno

860 - 1230 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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