M.Sc. On Campus

Mathematics, Operations Research and Statistics

24 months
25686 USD/year
25686 USD/year
8738 USD/year
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An interdisciplinary program at the Mathematics,  Operations Research and Statistics at the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology is available at the graduate level within the various departments at New Mexico Tech. 


The Department of Mathematics at New Mexico Tech offers a PhD in Applied and Industrial Mathematics, and Master's degrees in several areas, including options in analysis, operations research & statistics, and industrial mathematics. Our graduate program designs each student's program around his or her interests.

The MS degree program at the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology offers three options. The MS degree in mathematics is a flexible program that allows students to specialize in many areas of pure and applied mathematics. The MS in mathematics with Operations Research and Statistics Option is for students who wish to specialize in operations research and statistics. The MS in mathematics with emphasis in Industrial Mathematics is for students who wish to specialize in industrial mathematics.

MS in Mathematics with Specialization in Industrial Mathematics

To specialize in this area, the student must fulfill the requirements for the undergraduate program in mathematics and complete MATH 415, 483, and one of either MATH 486 or 488, or the equivalent.


Students graduating from our MS program in Mathematics,  Operations Research and Statistics will be able to:

Take on a significant mathematical or statistical project, solve the problem, and communicate the results of their research.

Be successful in their postgraduate academic and professional careers.

Learn new Mathematics on their own.

Graduate Minors

New Mexico Tech awards minors for your secondary field of study. While the number of credits required for a minor vary from department to department, a minimum of 18 credit hours is required. You must declare a minor and be assigned a minor advisor prior to completing the coursework for the minor.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Linear algebra
  • Special Topics in Mathematics
  • Analysis
  • Statistics
  • Electives

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

The following are required for graduate applications:

  • Unofficial transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • Unofficial GRE scores
  • Unofficial TOEFL or IELTS scores for international students whose first language is not English. English Language Requirements
  • Recommendations letters (three)
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25686 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25686 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    25686 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25686 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    8738 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8738 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Socorro

845 - 1320 USD /month
Living costs

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


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