Applied Mathematics Graduate Curriculum Guide

North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University

Department of Mathematics

Master of Science Degree in

Applied Mathematics

http://www.ncat.edu/tgc/programs/index.html

Applied Mathematics Graduate Curriculum Guide

I. The M.S. Degree Program in Applied Mathematics

The M.S. Degree Program in Applied Mathematics at North Carolina A&T State University is to provide an educational program in which the student is given a thorough background and research training in one of the key areas of Applied Mathematics, as well as to offer the students hands­on experience in current important applications in applied mathematics areas, along with the statistical and computational skills to apply their knowledge to tackle real world applications

II. Admission Requirements

* Bachelor’s degree in mathematics, science, engineering, or a related field

* Have taken Calculus I and II, Differential Equations and Linear

* Algebra and an upper division math course

* Complete online application at https://aggieadmissions.ncat.edu/graduateadmissions/default.asp

III. Degree Requirements

Completion of 30 semester credit hours; Review of substitutions or adjustments to the requirements on a case-by-case basis.

* 9 semester credit hours:

MATH 603 Introduction to Real Analysis

MATH 651 Partial Differential Equations

MATH 690 Introduction to Scientific Programming

* 9 semester credit hours of 700 level math courses with approval of advisor

* 9 semester credit hours of additional graduate courses with approval of advisor

* Master’s Comprehensive Exam (MATH 788)

* Master’s Graduate Design Project (MATH 796) or Thesis (MATH 797)

IV. Graduate Financial Support

Graduate teaching/research assistantships or fellowships are available. Please contact the Department Chair for details of the graduate support.

V. Faculty Areas of Specialization

Differential Equations

Numerical Analysis

Biomathematics

Biostatistics

Nonlinear & Dynamic Programming

Mathematical Control & Optimization

Stochastic Modeling

Mathematical Economics and Finance

Mathematical Geosciences

Nonlinear Waves and Optics

Data Science & Analytics

Big Data Analysis & Presentation

Information Security

Health Informatics

Signal and Image Processing

VI. Contact Information

Dr. Alexandra Kurepa

Graduate Coordinator

Department of Mathematics

North Carolina A&T State University

Greensboro, NC 27411

Office: 111 Marteena Hall

Phone: 336-285-2079 E-mail: kurepa@ncat.edu

Or

Dr. Guoqing Tang, Chair

Department of Mathematics

102 Marteena Hall

Phone: 336-285-2089 E-mail: tang@ncat.edu