Ph.D. in Mathematics
We offer a Ph.D. in Mathematics which is for Pure and Applied Mathematicians. Learn more about our Applied Math Research online here.
Math Ph.D. Requirements
Passing four core course sequences from Algebra, Applied Mathematics, Complex Analysis, PDE, Topology, and/or Real Analysis. A sequence consists of all courses with the same course number except for an alphabetical suffix. Any course without an alphabetical suffix is not part of a sequence.
Pass two written qualifying exams
A student is allowed to take the qualifying examination at most twice for each sequence.
Completion of four Math graduate elective class.
Completion of a 2 unit course in Professional Development.
Writing and defending a Ph.D. dissertation which is a significant original contribution to the mathematical literature.
Normative Time to Degree: 15 quarters
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