Mathematics, M.A. | University of Maryland | College Park, United States
24 months
1706 USD/credit 25590 USD/year
1706 USD/credit 25590 USD/year
768 USD/credit 11520 USD/year
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Three programs are currently closely affiliated with the Mathematics Department at University of Maryland: the Mathematics Program (MATH), the Applied Mathematics & Statistics, and Scientific Computation Program (AMSC), and the Mathematical Statistics Program (STAT). Students applying for admission should use the appropriate symbol to indicate their program of interest.


The interdisciplinary Applied Mathematics & Statistics, and Scientific Computation Program offers three concentrations, one in applied mathematics, one in scientific computation, and one in applied statistics. The Statistics Program is concerned with mathematical statistics and probability. The AMSC and STAT programs are described in detail elsewhere in this catalog.

Key facts

Students can earn a Doctor of Philosophy degree in the Mathematics Program. Admission for a Master’s of Arts degree only is rare and only considered on a case by case basis. The master’s degree is not required for entrance to the Ph.D. program.

The Mathematics Program at University of Maryland offers graduate programs in algebra and algebraic geometry, complex analysis, dynamical systems and chaos, geometry, harmonic analysis, mathematical logic, number theory, numerical analysis, ordinary differential equations, partial differential equations, probability, real and functional analysis, representation theory, statistics and topology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applications of Linear Algebra
  • Algebraic Structures
  • Abstract Algebra
  • Field Theory
  • Linear Algebra
  • Number Theory
  • Advanced Calculus
  • Applied Harmonic Analysis: An Introduction to Signal Processing 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Statement of Purpose
  • Transcript(s)
  • TOEFL/IELTS/PTE (international graduate students): TOEFL/IELTS required even if eligible for waiver.
  • Letters of Recommendation (3)
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
  • GRE Subject (Math)
  • CV/Resume
  • Supplementary Application
  • Publications/Presentations
  • Advanced Textbooks (section of application)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25590 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1706 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    25590 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1706 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    11520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 768 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for College Park

1676 - 2838 USD /month
Living costs

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