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Master On Campus

Mathematics

Portland State University

24 months
Duration
671 USD/credit
671 USD/credit
444 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Arts/Master of Science in Mathematics program at Portland State University is designed for the student who wishes to prepare for community college teaching, industrial work in mathematics, or further advanced work toward a Ph.D. in Mathematics.

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Overview

Mathematics majors may find employment in a variety of fields depending on their skills and experience. Places of employment for math majors include: government agencies, businesses (banking, finance, insurance, market research, etc.), and educational institutions.

Our Mission

  • We serve and sustain a vibrant urban region through our creativity, collective knowledge and expertise.
  • We are dedicated to collaborative learning, innovative research, sustainability and community engagement.
  • We educate a diverse community of lifelong learners.
  • Our research and teaching have global impact.

Our Values

  • We promote access, inclusion and equity as pillars of excellence.
  • We commit to curiosity, collaboration, stewardship and sustainability.
  • We strive for excellence and innovation that solves problems.
  • We believe everyone should be treated with integrity and respect.

Our Reputation

Portland State University pursues excellence through: Accessibility; innovation; collaboration; engagement; sustainability; transformation.

Our Position

  • An anchor institution, providing the Portland region with a highly educated population, substantial economic impact, and distinctive contributions to its culture.
  • Contributing unique scholarship and research that support quality of life through problem solving.
  • Delivering on our access mission, contributing to a highly educated and diverse community.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Real Analysis
  • Theory of Ordinary Differential Equations
  • Elementary Differential Geometry & Tensor Analysis
  • Partial Differential Equations
  • Topics in Mathematical Modelling
  • Topics in Geometry
  • Set Theory and Topology
  • Introduction to Abstract Algebra
  • Advanced Linear/ Multilinear Algebra
  • Topics in Advanced Number Theory
  • Numerical Calculus

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

This program currently offers rolling admissions for each term (fall, winter, spring, summer). The application closes 2 weeks before the term starts.

Credits

45 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcript(s) must show satisfactory completion of at least the following undergraduate courses: linear algebra, abstract algebra/group theory, introductory analysis/advanced calculus, and differential equations. (These are equivalent to the following PSU courses: MTH 261, MTH 344, MTH 311 and MTH 256.)
  • In addition to program prerequisites, applicants must meet the university's minimum admission requirements including English language proficiency.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    671 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 671 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    671 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 671 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    444 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 444 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Portland

1271 - 2262 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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