Jun 13, 2024  
2023-2024 School of Graduate Studies Catalog 
2023-2024 School of Graduate Studies Catalog

Mathematics, Master of Science

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The Master of Science - Mathematics is intended to provide a sound foundation for further graduate study at the doctoral level, for teaching at the secondary, junior college or college level, and for careers in industry, research and commerce.


Admissions Requirements  

Specific Additional Admission Requirements, Master of Science in Mathematics

  1. Applicants for the MS Mathematics program are exempt from having to take either the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or the Miller Analogies Test (MAT).
  2. Applicants for this program must submit complete, official transcripts from all undergraduate institutions attended.

Program Requirements

Upon acceptance into the program, you will complete a tentative Plan of Study in consultation with the program coordinator. You must request that any transfer credits be considered at this time. PLEASE NOTE THAT NO MORE THAN THREE COURSES TAKEN AT SALEM STATE UNIVERSITY BEFORE ADMISSION CAN BE COUNTED TOWARDS THIS PROGRAM. You should meet regularly with the program coordinator to discuss your progress and revise your plan of study as needed.

The Master of Science degree candidate must complete ten Mathematics courses; at least three must be from Level II courses.

Total Credits: 30

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