The Department of Mathematics offers programs leading to the
Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematical Sciences,
the Master of Sciences and
the Master of Arts degrees.
The graduate Program is designed to produce mathematicians who are highly qualified
to enter professions in academia and the industrial and governmental sectors.
Candidates for the M.S. degree may elect thesis or thesis-substitutes.
These options require a minimum of 30 or 33 hours of course work respectively.
Candidates for the Ph.D. degree are expected to demonstrate knowledge by passing a comprehensive
examination in mathematics.
Ph.D. candidates must also write and successfully defend a dissertation that represents
significant original research.
There are 2 routes to obtain the Ph.D: one is to obtain the M.S. degree
first and then enter Ph.D. program, while the other is to enter the Ph.D. program
directly with a B.S. degree (so called
Graduate work is offered in the areas of:
To request further information about graduate programs at UT Arlington, please visit the Graduate School information request website. To apply, please visit the Graduate School application website.
For inquiries about the Department of Mathematics, call or send an email to
the Mathematics Graduate Program Advisors.