## Graduate Degree Program Summary

### Graduate Degrees Offered

**Degrees**

- M.A.; M.S.; M.A.T.; M.Sc.T.; Ph.D.

Areas of Study

- Applied Mathematics and Mathematical Biology
- Commutative Algebra, Algebraic Geometry, and K-Theory
- Control Theory
- Differential Equations, Dynamical Systems, and Time Scales
- Discrete Mathematics and Coding Theory
- Functional Integration
- Groups, Semigroups, and Topology
- Mathematics Education
- Operator Theory and Operator Algebras

Specializations

- Teaching of Middle Level Mathematics (M.A.T.and M.Sc.T)

#### Distance Education Opportunities

The M.A.T. may be completed online.### Mathematics

- On the WebDepartment Website
- Graduate ChairDr. Susan Hermiller

hermiller@unl.edu

402-472-7238 - Graduate Recruiting ChairDr. Mark Walker

mwalker5@unl.edu

402-472-0521 - Department Address203 Avery Hall

Lincoln NE 68588-0130

### Application Checklist and Deadlines

#### Required by the Office of Graduate Studies

**Application for Graduate Admission**- $50 non-refundable application processing fee
- One set of transcripts, uploaded to MyRED
*(see upload requirements)* *If your native language is not English:*verification of English proficiency*If you are not a US citizen and you expect to hold an F or J visa:*financial resource information

See also: steps to admission.

#### Required by Mathematics in GAMES

*After you apply, allow one business day for us to establish your access to GAMES, where you'll complete these departmental requirements:*

- Entrance exam(s): GRE
- Minimum English proficiency: Paper TOEFL 600, Internet TOEFL 100, IELTS 7.5
- Resume
- Statement of purpose
- Three recommendation letters

#### Application Deadline

For Financial Consideration

Fall: January 24Otherwise

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### Description

The Department of Mathematics offers programs of study leading to the degrees of Master of Arts, Master of Science, Master of Arts for Teachers, Master of Science for Teachers, and Doctor of Philosophy. An excellent colloquium series exposes students to recent developments in the mathematical sciences from a variety of distinguished speakers.Students also have access to an excellent research library, a mathematical sciences database, and two computer laboratories with state-of-the-art computational facilities.

### Courses and More

Students in*Mathematics*are most likely to take courses in: See also: Course Catalog in the Graduate Bulletin.

Students will work with an advisor to create a Program of Studies or Memorandum of Courses during the first half of their coursework.

### Faculty and Research

Applied Mathematics; Mathematical Modeling

Mathematical and Computational Neuroscience

Dynamical Systems

Operator Algebras

Applied Mathematics; Mathematics Education

Operator algebras and mutivariate operator theory

Combinatorics; Graph Theory

Geometric Group Theory

Mathematics Education

Theoretical and Computational Neuroscience; Algebraic Topology; Mathematical Biology

Commutative Algebra

Mathematical Biology; Dynamical systems and differential equations; Applied mathematics

Coding Theory

Mathematics Education

Applied Mathematics; Mathematical Modeling

Commutative Algebra; Mathematics Education

Applied Mathematics; Mathematical Ecology

Commutative Algebra; Coding Theory

Geometric Group Theory; Semigroups

Difference and Differential Equations

Operator Algebras

Combinatorics

Partial Differential Equations

Partial Differential Equations

Commutative algebra, with an interest in homological methods and connections to algebraic geometry

Group theory, ring theory, commutative algebra, general numerical analysis, numerical linear algebra, numerical differential equations, Sinc methods, inverse theory

*Emeritus*
Invasion Ecology; Ecology of Populations; Decision Theory

Partial Differential Equations

Algebraic Coding Theory

Algebraic K-Theory

Commutative Algebra

*Emeritus*
Commutative Algebra

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