An Affordable Degree to Boost Your Career
The Master's Degree in Mathematics program includes rigorous training in the advanced mathematical disciplines required by business, government and education: Linear Algebra, Numerical Analysis, Probability and Statistics, Operations Research, and more. A&M-Central Texas' graduate program features a high degree of personal interaction with your professors, whether your choose on-campus or asynchronous online study.
As one of the most affordable public universities in Texas, A&M-Central Texas gives students a predictable and cost-effective path to a master's degree, with personalized assistance from academic, financial aid, and admissions advisors — from the first day through graduation.
Investing in Yourself and Your Future
For educators in Texas, a master's degree in mathematics can provide entry to community-college teaching positions or to a higher annual salary for high school mathematics teachers. In other professions, the MS in Mathematics is a sought-after entry requirement for employment in data science, data mining, machine learning, informatics, and other in-demand careers in the Information Age.
2018 median salary of $88,190 for mathematicians and statisticians with a master's degree in mathematics.
Industry-Level Tools, Research and an Opportunity for Publication
Online or on-campus, the A&M-Central Texas master's program immerses you in mathematic thought and practice, with a combination of structured coursework and opportunities for project classes addressing real-life mathematical challenges using a range of industry-level mathematical skills and technology, including Python, R, and other programming environments.
Publications Featuring Student Work
In addition to an advanced mathematical education, graduate students pursuing the MS degree in Mathematics have the opportunity to participate in research and project classes which can lead to scholarly publication. See recent publications, books, and other work featuring A&M-Central Texas Masters students in Mathematics.
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