12 months
29628 USD/year
29628 USD/year
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Applied Mathematics at the Illinois Institute of Technology addresses problems in science, engineering, and society. Applied mathematicians solve problems across career fields, using a variety of mathematical strategies.


Five specializations are offered in the program: industrial mathematics, stochastic computation, discrete computation and optimization, computational statistics for data science, and quantitative risk management.

Program Overview

Illinois Tech's M.S. in Applied Mathematics program at the Illinois Institute of Technology provides a strong foundation that prepares you for the challenges of Ph.D. coursework and research. Or train in advanced mathematical techniques and models, appealing to future employers and providing the opportunity to pursue a career in a variety of industries.

Career Opportunities

Career paths with Illinois Tech’s M.S. in applied mathematics can vary widely depending on the specialization chosen.
  • Analysts
  • Forecasters
  • Statisticians
  • Mathematical researchers
  • Mathematical modelers

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Probability
  • Statistics
  • Computational Mathematics
  • Mathematical Modeling
  • Applied Statistics
  • Project Management
  • Public Engagement for Scientists

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Illinois Tech requires a four-year bachelor’s degree conferred with a minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0/4.0 (or its equivalent) from an accredited institution for regular admission.

  • Academic requirements: GPA of at least 3.0.
  • GMAT or GRE is required: GRE/GMAT is required, apart from Master of Public Administration. 
  • Personal Statement required
  • Letter of Recommendation is suggested, but not required
  • ACT Composite: 27+ (Must have 27+ in Math)
  • SAT Composite: 1240+ (Must have 630+ in Math)

Tuition Fee

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Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
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