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Mathematics, M.A/M.Sc

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (QS) , TX,
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics offers a Master in Mathematics at Texas Tech University, Master of Science Degrees in both Mathematics and Statistics, a Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Mathematics, and a Graduate Certificate in Mathematics.

About

The Master in Mathematics at Texas Tech University students seeking an advanced degree in mathematics or statistics should consult with the graduate advisor of the department before enrolling in any courses. 

The department offers a number of graduate courses that are suitable for students who wish to complete a minor in:

  • mathematics
  • statistics.

Each student’s program of study and committee must be approved by a graduate program representative from the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. It is expected that the student’s final oral defense of a thesis will be open to all who wish to attend, with scheduling to reflect this.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biostatistics 
  • Intermediate Mathematical Statistics 
  • Intermediate Mathematical Statistics 
  • Decision Theory 
  • Regression Analysis 
  • Nonparametric Statistical Inference 
  • Design of Experiments 
  • Theory of Linear Statistical Models 
  • Statistical Multivariate Analysis 
  • Advanced Statistical Methods 
  • Statistical Sampling Theory 
  • Stochastic Processes 

                      Detailed Programme Facts

                      • Programme intensity Full-time
                        • Full-time duration 24 months
                      • Languages
                        • English
                      • Delivery mode
                        On Campus

                      English Language Requirements

                      • Minimum required score:

                        6.5

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                      • Minimum required score:

                        79

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                      • Minimum required score:

                        550

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                      General Requirements

                      • Application
                      • Application fee
                      • Unofficial transcripts of ALL post-secondary institutions attended, including a copy of official English translations for each transcript
                      • Unofficial copies of all post-secondary diplomas earned*
                      • Unofficial proof of English proficiency
                      • Proof of financial support*
                      • Passport bio page*
                      • Cover Letter
                      • GRE 
                      • Letter of Reference (3)
                      • Written Statement
                      • Resume/CV(Optional)

                      Tuition Fee

                      • International

                        15251 USD/year
                        Tuition Fee
                        Based on the original amount of 15251 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
                      • National

                        15251 USD/year
                        Tuition Fee
                        Based on the original amount of 15251 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
                      • In-State

                        7781 USD/year
                        Tuition Fee
                        Based on the original amount of 7781 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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                      Living costs for Lubbock

                      • 909 - 1340 USD/month
                        Living Costs

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