The PhD Program in Applied Mathematics provides comprehensive training in applied mathematics and/or statistics. In addition to coursework, students engage in cutting-edge research in close collaboration with internationally recognized scholars. The department faculty work in a broad range of concentration areas including:
- Computational biology
- Computational mathematics
- Discrete mathematics
- Finite geometry
- Mathematics education
- Numerical analysis
- Optimization and operations research
These strengths make our students highly marketable for careers in industry as well as in academia.
Scholarships and assistantships for graduate students are available and awarded competitively.