California State University Channel Islands

12 months
15200 USD/year
15200 USD/year
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Our Master of Science in Mathematics is interdisciplinary and innovative in nature, and offers a flexible schedule with highly qualified faculty. It is designed to address the global need for people with advanced mathematical, computational, and computer skills throughout industry, high-tech, and educational systems. 


Students will acquire a strong background in mathematics, and computer software, as well as the skills to conduct independent applied research or develop independent projects. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Combinatorics 
  • Number Theory and Cryptography 
  • Algebraic Geometry and Coding Theory 
  • Markov Chains and Markov Processes
  • Stochastic Analysis 
  • Graduate Topics in Mathematics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




32 credits alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have earned a degree or diploma that CI considers to be the equivalent to a U.S. Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution.
  • Have attained a minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.5 in all units attempted as an undergraduate or have attained a minimum GPA of 2.5 in the last 60 semester (90 quarter) units attempted. Certain programs have stricter requirements regarding academic preparation. (Please refer to the specific graduate program that you are applying to for GPA requirements.)
  • An official TOEFL score report with a minimum score of 550 on the paper-based test, or 80 on the Internet-based-test) or an overall IELTS band score of 6.5. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15200 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    15200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15200 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.


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