Bucknell University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
57882 USD/year
57882 USD/year
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The Department of Mathematics of Bucknell University offers a master of science degree for students seeking to deepen their studies of pure mathematics, applied mathematics or statistics. 


This Mathematics programme of Bucknell University may be tailored to the specific goals of students. 

Key facts:

Admitted candidates will confer with their academic adviser in the Department of Mathematics before enrolling to prepare a tentative program of courses. Candidates may select programs with concentrations in pure mathematics, applied mathematics or statistics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistical Inference Theory

  • Statistical Modeling

  • Statistical Design of Scientific Studies

  • Real Analysis

  • Theory of Numbers

  • Modern Applied Mathematics

  • Topics in Advanced Mathematics

  • Topology

  • Geometry

  • Numerical Analysis

  • Advanced Linear Algebra

  • Abstract Algebra 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants for a master of science in mathematics should have completed courses in real analysis (advanced calculus) beyond calculus of several variables, linear algebra, and modern abstract algebra or probability. Students must demonstrate proficiency in real analysis and either abstract algebra or probability. They may do so either by taking a preliminary exam or by auditing the relevant course with a grade of B or better on the final exam. The required courses of the master’s program are offered only during the fall and spring semesters.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    57882 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 57882 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    57882 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 57882 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.


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