Kent State University
College of Arts and Sciences
School of Visual Communication Design
Henderson Hall Box 5190
Kent, OH 44242
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Master of Arts (M.A)
The Master of Arts (M.A) in Applied Mathematics comprises a flexible program of coursework in mathematics beyond the bachelor's degree emphasizing areas relevant to applications in the sciences (including engineering, biological, financial and physical sciences). There is no thesis requirement or option. Students in the applied mathematics Ph.D. program can apply for this M.A. degree after completing the requisite number of credit hours.
The Master of Science (M.S.) in Applied Mathematics is primarily a terminal, pre-professional degree comprising coursework beyond the bachelor's degree emphasizing areas relevant to applications in the sciences (including the engineering, biological, financial and physical sciences). Students are required to write and defend a thesis in an area agreed upon with a faculty advisor.
The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Applied Mathematics is for those interested in becoming professional scholars, college and university teachers, or independent workers in private, industrial or government research institutions.
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Facts & Figures
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Large Suburb