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Master of Science in Mathematics Testimonial University of central Missouri
Master of Science in Mathematics Testimonial
Testimonial about M.S. in Math program at UCM
UCM's M.S. In Mathematics is now offered in Lee's Summit Missouri
M.S. in Math program at the University of Central Missouri includes a Fulbright instructor

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Program of Study

Option 1: Pure Mathematics

REQUIRED GRADUATE COURSES - 15 credit hours

Elect from the following (at least one 5000-level course) 3-9

Course Title Credit
MATH 4711
Introduction to Modern Algebra
3
MATH 5711
Advanced Group and Field Theory
3
MATH 5722
Advanced Ring and Module Theory
3


E
lect from the following (at least one 5000-level course) 3-9

Course Title Credit
MATH 4150
Advanced Calculus I
3
MATH 4171
Functions of a Complex Variable
3
MATH 5150
Advanced Calculus II
3
MATH 5180
Real Analysis
3


E
lect from the following (at least one 5000-level course) 3-6

Course Title Credit
MATH 4211
Topology I
3
MATH 5211
Topology II
3


E
lect from the following 0-6

Course Title Credit
MATH 4312
Probability Models
3
MATH 4400
Combinatorics
3
MATH 4450
Intro. to Graph Theory
3
MATH 4741
Intro. to the Theory of Numbers
3


G
RADUATE ELECTIVES - 15 credit hours

Course Title Credit
MATH 6950
Thesis
6
Graduate Courses in MATH or CS
9-18
Graduate courses in areas related to Mathematics
0-3

MINIMUM GRADUATE HOUR TOTAL - 30 credit hours
A minimum of 15 semester hours of 5000 / 6000 level courses is required. Either thesis or Departmental Comprehensive Exam is required.

Option 2: Actuarial Science and Statistics

REQUIRED GRADUATE COURSES - 24

Course Title Credit
ACST 4312
Probability Models
3
ACST 4321
Applied Statistics I
3
ACST 4331
SAS Programming for Statistical Analysis
3
ACST 4530
Statistical Modeling
3
ACST 5331
Multivariate Statistical Analysis
3
ACST 5341
Applied Stochastic Processes
3
ACST 5351
Principles of Data Mining
3
ACST 6912
Master’s Project
3

Elect from the Following 0-6

Course Title Credit
ACST 6950
Mater’s Thesis
6

Elect from the Following 0-6

Course Title Credit
ACST 4322
Applied Statistics II
3
ACST 4323
Statistical Aspects of Experimental Design
3
ACST 4501
Actuarial Exam Review Problem Set I
1
ACST 4510
Mathematics of Finance
3
ACST 4511
Actuarial Exam Review Problem Set
1
ACST 4520
Life Contingencies I
3
ACST 5522
Life Contingencies II
3
ACST 5910
Special Projects in Statistics
1-6
ACST 5920
Internship in Actuarial Science/Statistics
1-3
CS 4600
Database Theory & Applications
3
CS 5600
Advanced Database Systems
3
FIN 4817
Managing Financial Derivatives
3
FIN 5830
Advanced Financial Institutions and Markets
3
FIN 5840
Investment Analysis and Practice
3

MINIMUM GRADUATE HOUR TOTAL - 30 credit hours
A minimum of 15 semester hours of 5000 / 6000 level courses is required.