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PhD Program|UW Mathematics

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Graduate Coordinator: Beth Buskirk
bbuskirk@uwyo.edu
Ross Hall 203
(307) 766-6546

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Department of Mathematics
Ross Hall, Room 202
1000 E. University Ave.
Dept. 3036
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: 307-766-4221
Fax: 307-766-6838
Email: gauss@uwyo.edu

PhD Degree in Mathematics


Application Requirements

Domestic Students:

GPA: 3.0 / 4.0        GRE*: 295 (157 Quantitative; 140 Verbal;) GRE Math Subject Test
                                      not required but highly desirable.

International Students:

TOEFL*: 76 Internet-based exam         or       IELTS: 6.5

* See notes about GRE and TOEFL scores here.

 



University of Wyoming Department of Mathematics offers a PhD in MathematicsThe University of Wyoming’s Doctorate of Philosophy in Mathematics program is designed to be completed in three years if the applicant enters the program with a master’s degree in mathematics. Applicants without master’s degrees should expect to graduate in five years. 

The program stresses a wide knowledge of mathematics, including algebra, analysis, and applied/computational math. Students also gain experience as instructors of undergraduate math classes and as mathematical researchers.

Contact Graduate Coordinator Beth Buskirk for more information.

 

Program Requirements

  • Maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA.

  • Pass the competency exam and a qualifying exam.

  • Teach two semesters of college mathematics.

  • Pass a written and oral preliminary exam.

  • Demonstrate competence in a research tool, such as a foreign language or a mathematical software package.

  • Write and orally defend a doctoral dissertation.

  • Complete a combination of 72 semester hours of coursework and dissertation research.

 

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