Mathematics - MASTER'S (MA, MS)
The MS program offers specialization in several areas, including applied mathematics, computational mathematics, data science, mathematics education, pure mathematics, and statistics. The MA program is designed to extend undergraduate mathematics experiences in the area of specialized mathematics content for secondary school and early college mathematics teaching.
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
The MS program develops independent research skills and prepares students for more advanced study in mathematics. The MA program focuses on enhancing mathematics teaching through innovative preparation in topics grounded in secondary school and early college mathematics from an advanced standpoint. The program embraces a philosophy of teaching and learning mathematics that is consistent with the landmark Standards documents produced by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.
- Admissions requirements and degree curriculum
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Master of Science (MS) in Mathematics
The MS in mathematics degree option provides opportunities to prepare students for more advanced study in mathematics and offers specializations in mathematics (algebra, geometry, applied mathematics, computational mathematics, data science, mathematical biology, mathematics education, and probability) and in statistics.
Master of Arts (MA) in Mathematics
The MA in mathematics degree option provides a unique learning experience for those who are interested in strengthening their understanding of mathematics and enriching their understanding of mathematics teaching and learning.
WHY CHOOSE US?
- The department is a major center for mathematics research and education in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex and North Texas.
- It features nationally recognized faculty with outstanding accomplishments in teaching, research, and service, such as fellows of the UT System Academy of Distinguished Teachers, members of the UTA Academy of Distinguished Teachers, and UT System Regent’s Outstanding Teaching Award winners. Most mathematics faculty members’ research is supported by the National Science Foundation, National Security Agency, Air Force Office of Scientific Research, Department of Education, Department of Defense, National Institutes of Health, and Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.
- The American Mathematical Society named The University of Texas at Arlington the winner of its 2013 AMS Award for an Exemplary Program or Achievement in a Mathematics Department.
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