Mathematics, M.A. | San José State University | San Jose, United States
12 months
7176 USD/year
7176 USD/year
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The Mathematics MA program from San José State University is recommended for future community college teachers and for students who plan to continue toward the PhD in mathematics.


The Mathematics MA program from San José State University prepares students to demonstrate a general knowledge of mathematics consistent with the graduate level sequences.

Graduates with Mathematics from San José State University will be able to:

  • evaluate and synthesize research articles in their subfield of mathematics.
  • communicate both orally and in writing in their sub-field of mathematics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Mathematics, Computation, and Statistics Projects 
  • Geometry of Projective Spaces 
  • Theory of Numbers 
  • Advanced Matrix Theory 
  • Applied Mathematics 
  • Advanced Dynamical Systems
  • Wavelets and their Applications
  • Advanced Complex Variables 
  • Numerical Solution of PDEs 
  • Numerical Linear Algebra 
  • Stochastic Processes 
  • Topology 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 SCH


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • U.S. bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution, or the completion of a 4-year bachelor’s degree from a recognized, accredited, and approved institution from a country outside of the U.S. 
    • A 2.5 institutional GPA (from the 0.0-4.0 U.S. grading scale) in the last degree completed, or a 2.5 GPA in the last two years of full time study
    • Good academic standing at the last institution attended
    • English Language Proficiency Exam
    • International Coursework and Degrees
    • Submit U.S./Canada Transcripts
    • Submit Test Scores
    • Submit Declaration of Finance Form
    • Submit Bank Letter or Bank Statement
    • Submit Copy of Current Passport
    • Submit Copy of Current Visa

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7176 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3588 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    7176 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3588 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • Non-CA Resident tuition includes an additional $396 per unit.

Living costs for San Jose

1740 - 3150 USD /month
Living costs

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