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The City University of New York

12 months
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About

The Master of Arts in Mathematics is offered at The City University of New York. 

Overview

The Master of Arts in Mathematics at The City University of New York is offered for (a) students who may eventually work toward a doctorate in mathematics; (b) those who seek the M.A. as a terminal degree; (c) graduates of the M.A. Program for Secondary School Teachers of Mathematics seeking additional graduate mathematics credits and who wish the structure of a formal degree program and the credential of a pure mathematics master's degree; (d) qualified students who wish to take individual graduate mathematics courses.

Degree Requirements

The requirements for the M.A. Degree in Mathematics are as follows:

  • A program of 30 credits of courses, chosen with the permission of the Graduate Adviser. 
  • At least 18 of the credits must be taken as a matriculated student at Lehman. Students considering going on to a mathematics doctorate are encouraged to take some of their final credits in the CUNY Graduate Center Ph.D. Program in Mathematics.
  • A written comprehensive examination is required.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theory of Functions of a Real Variable
  • Theory of Functions of a Complex Variable
  • Algebra

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have a bachelor's degree or its equivalent from an accredited college or university.
  • Demonstrate the potential to successfully pursue graduate study by having attained a minimum undergraduate grade average of B in mathematics courses and a B- in the undergraduate record as a whole. Alternatively, graduation from the Lehman Teachers Master's in Mathematics program or an equivalent master's degree with a B cumulative average may replace undergraduate grade requirements.
  • Have completed at least calculus through vector calculus, at least 3 credits in linear algebra, at least 3 credits in modern algebra and at least 3 credits in advanced calculus/analysis. 
  • Submit two letters of recommendation and a personal statement explaining your career plans.
  • If conditionally admitted, satisfy the conditions within one year. This can include taking undergraduate courses to satisfy the admission criteria.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    855 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    855 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.

Resident: 

  • Full-time - $5,545/semester
  • Part-time - $470/credit

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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