College of Science and Technology

Master of Science Degree in Applied Mathematics

The M.S. Degree Program in Applied Mathematics at North Carolina A&T provides 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 offering the students hands-­on 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

Admission Requirements

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)

Graduate Financial Support

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

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
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 


Dr. Guoqing Tang, Chair
Department of Mathematics
102 Marteena Hall
Phone: 336-285-2089