recruiting2006

recruiting2006 - Department of Mathematics and Statistics...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–10. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Mississippi State University Graduate study is offered in the Department of Mathematics & Statistics leading to the degrees of Master of Science in Mathematics, Master of Science in Statistics, and Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematical Sciences.
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Mathematics All science as it grows towards perfection becomes mathematical in its ideas. -Alfred North Whitehead (1861-1947) Where is math used? ENGINEERING: TACOMA NARROWS BRIDGE Before: After:
Background image of page 2
MUSIC BIOLOGY FINANCE CHEMISTRY NATURE PHYSICS PARENTS : HUMOR
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
M.S. in Mathematics Pre-requisites for admission B.S. in Mathematics (2.75 on 4.00 last 2 years) Programs of Study Non-thesis option Thesis option Core Curriculum Core Exams
Background image of page 4
Statistics is used in ….
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
M.S. in Statistics Pre-requisites for admission Bachelors degree (2.75 on 4.00 last 2 years) Multivariate calculus Linear algebra Introductory statistics course (preferred) Programs of Study Non-thesis option Thesis option Core Curriculum Core Exams
Background image of page 6
Programs of Study Non-thesis option 33 hours of courses Core curriculum +3 hours project Written core exams Thesis option 30 hours of courses Core curriculum +6 hours thesis Written core exams At least ½ of the 36 hours must be at the 8000 or 9000 level Duration: 1½ - 2 years Opportunity to include courses (up to 18 hours) from other related disciplines (e.g. Computer Science, Engineering)
Background image of page 7

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
M.S. in Mathematics Core Curriculum All of MA 6573: Applied Complex Variables MA 6513: Matrices and Linear Algebra MA 6933: Mathematical Analysis I Core Exams over these three One of MA 6163: Group Theory MA 6943: Mathematical Analysis II One of MA 6313: Numerical Analysis I MA 6543: Introduction to Mathematical Statistics I
Background image of page 8
Typical M.S. Mathematics Program
Background image of page 9

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 10
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 11/11/2011 for the course MATH 112 taught by Professor Jarvis during the Winter '08 term at BYU.

Page1 / 18

recruiting2006 - Department of Mathematics and Statistics...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 10. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online