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Michigan Technological University

Department of Mathematical Sciences

Houghton, MI

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Michigan Technological University

Overview

Michigan Technological University / Department of Mathematical Sciences is located in Houghton, MI, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Mathematical sciences Applied mathematics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Mathematical sciences Discrete mathematics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Mathematical sciences Statistics
Master of Science (MS) Mathematical sciences Applied mathematics
Master of Science (MS) Mathematical sciences Discrete mathematics
Master of Science (MS) Mathematical sciences Pure mathematics
Master of Science (MS) Mathematical sciences Statistics

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 12
Doctoral Degrees 3

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE (Michigan Tech students exempt)
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE (Michigan Tech students exempt)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Proficiency exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

121
Applied
35
Accepted
7
Enrolled
29%

Applying

Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE (Michigan Tech students exempt)
Master's Degree Requirements Statement of purpose, personal statement, official transcripts, 3 letters of recommendation, resume/curriculum vitae
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE (Michigan Tech students exempt)
Doctoral Degree Requirements Statement of purpose, personal statement, official transcripts, 3 letters of recommendation, resume/curriculum vitae

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Faculty

Full-time - 34
Part-time - 0

Research

Focus of faculty research: Fluid dynamics, mathematical modeling, design theory, coding theory, statistical genetics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
405,162

Location & Contact

Address 1400 Townsend Drive
Houghton, MI  49931
United States
Contact Dr. Mark S. Gockenbach
Chair
Email: msgocken@mtu.edu
Phone: 906-487-2068
Fax: 906-487-3133