Master of Arts in Mathematics - Application Information

There are two separate applications:

  1. Application for Admission to the Degree Program
  2. Application for a Graduate Assistantship (Optional)

Application for Admission to the Degree Program

To apply to the mathematics degree program, applicants must follow the process described at the following page:

Apply for Admission at Marshall

Additional information about admissions requirements and international admissions is provided by the Graduate College.

Program-specific Application Requirements

The degree program in mathematics has the following particular requirements for applicants:

  • Applicants must submit GRE scores to the Graduate Admissions Office. The scores are considered when awarding graduate assistantships and during initial advising.
  • To ensure full consideration for admission, applicants must submit completed applications, including all required admission credentials, to the Graduate Admissions Office at least two weeks before the beginning of the upcoming semester.
  • Applicants wishing to be considered for a graduate teaching/research assistantship are advised to have all required credentials submitted by May 15 for the fall semester and by November 15, if admission is for the spring semester.

Application for a Graduate Assistantship (Optional)

Applicants wishing to be considered for the Graduate Teaching or Research Assistantship must submit a separate application form to the Assistant Chair for Graduate Studies, in addition to applying for admission to the degree program. The application form for an assistantship can be obtained from the Department of Mathematics or from the following link:

Mathematics GA Application (Microsoft Word format)

The GA application must be accompanied by three letters of reference and a personal statement. The application for a graduate assistantship cannot be processed until the application for admission to the degree program is complete.

 
 
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