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Mathematics, M.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
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To qualify for admission, you should have a background in mathematics that includes multivariate calculus and linear algebra; coursework in analysis, differential equations, discrete mathematics, or abstract algebra will be helpful.

About

The M.S. degree in Mathematics is the appropriate program if:

  • You are, or plan to be, employed in a position in business or industry that requires significant proficiency in mathematics or statistics, or
  • You wish to earn HLC certification as a secondary school teacher, or
  • You wish to enter a doctoral program in mathematics or statistics.

To qualify for admission, you should have a background in mathematics that includes multivariate calculus and linear algebra; coursework in analysis, differential equations, discrete mathematics, or abstract algebra will be helpful.

Academic Regulations

In addition to satisfying regulations that apply to all Purdue University graduate students, you must earn at least a grade of B in each course used to satisfy degree requirements. However, your advisory committee may agree to accept up to two courses in which you earn grades of C.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Linear Algebra with Applications
  • Analysis
  • Introduction to Probability
  • Introduction to Optimization Problems 
  • Introduction to Complex Analysis
  • Introduction to Mathematical Statistics

          Detailed Programme Facts

          • More details:

            Fall & Spring: Domestic - Rolling

            Summer intake available only to domestic students

          • Programme intensity Full-time
            • Full-time duration 24 months
          • Languages
            • English
          • Delivery mode
            On Campus

          English Language Requirements

          • Minimum required score:

            6

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          • Minimum required score:

            79

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          • Minimum required score:

            550

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          Academic Requirements

          You need the following GPA score:

          Recommended score: 3

          Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of 3 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).

          General Requirements

          Admission to Purdue Fort Wayne graduate programs requires applicants to have:

          • Earned baccalaureate degrees from colleges or universities of recognized standing;
          • Completed studies equivalent to those required of Purdue University baccalaureate recipients;
          • Earned a B or better average in their undergraduate major

          Conditional admission may be available for applicants who do not meet the above criteria. In addition to the requirements above, some programs may have additional requirements and evidence of academic performance.

          Tuition Fee

          • International

            645 USD/credit
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 645 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
          • National

            438 USD/credit
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 438 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
          • In-State

            292 USD/credit
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 292 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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          Living costs for Fort Wayne

          • 830 - 1270 USD/month
            Living Costs

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