The use of mathematical models to study practical problems is emphasized throughout Applied and Computational Mathematics from Western Michigan University and will prepare you for professional employment in industry or government. By carefully selecting electives, you can also be prepared for further studies in mathematics or to teach mathematics.
Graduates with Applied and Computational Mathematics from Western Michigan University will:
- have obtained a broad background in the mathematical sciences, including statistics, differential equations, mathematical programming, and computational mathematics.
- be prepared for professional employment in industry or government.
- be prepared for further studies in mathematics or to teach mathematics.
- Computer Graphics
- Advanced Design and Analysis of Algorithms
- Intractable Problems and Approximation Algorithms
- Advanced Theory of Computation
- Deterministic Methods in Operations Research
- Nonparametric Statistical Methods
- Statistical Theory
- Applied Linear Models
- Applied Mixed Models
- Random Processes
- SAS Programming
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
For Fall semester, and consideration for a graduate assistantship: February 15. After this date, applications will be considered if space still exists.
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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- Copy of passport identification page
- Proof of English language proficiency
- Transcripts from all post-secondary schools attended or are attending, including diplomas, examination results, mark sheets and certificates
- $100 non-refundable application fee
- Proof of sufficient funds for the first academic year of study at WMU according to estimated cost of attendance
- A resume or curriculum vitae (CV) is required; please submit within the online application system.
- This program requires three recommendations. Please send email requests for such recommendations from within the online system.
International31650 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1055 USD per credit during 12 months.
National31650 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1055 USD per credit during 12 months.
In-State21090 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 703 USD per credit during 12 months.
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