Applied Mathematics, Statistics, and Scientific Computation Program - University of Maryland

Applied Mathematics & Statistics, and Scientific Computation

Masters Degrees with AM Concentration (With Thesis)

I. Course Requirements

  • At least 24 total graduate course credits (12 on the 600-800 level) plus 6 credits thesis research (AMSC799).

  • 12 credits must be in courses with primarily mathematical content. 6 of these credits must be at the 600-800 level, and 3 of these credits must be a course in Numerical Analysis (grade B or better).

  • 6 credits must be application area courses at the 600-800 level, or 9 credits of application area courses with at least 3 credits at the 600-800 level.

  • 1 credit of Applied Math or appropriate seminar offered by a participating department.

II. Thesis

Write a thesis under the guidance of advisors and present it orally before an Examination Committee.


Applied Mathematics

Applied Statistics

Scientific Comptuation

Applied Mathematics Concentration

AM Overview

AM Doctorate

AM Master's (Without Thesis)

AM Master's (With Thesis)

AM Qualifying Exam Requirements

AM Qualifying Exam Requirements

AM Application Area Qualifying Exam


AM and SC Flowchart (interactive)

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