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University of California, Santa Cruz

Department of Applied Mathematics

Santa Cruz, CA

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Overview

University of California, Santa Cruz / Department of Applied Mathematics is located in Santa Cruz, CA.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Statistics and applied mathematics Applied mathematics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Statistics and applied mathematics Statistics
Master of Science (MS) Statistics and applied mathematics Applied mathematics
Master of Science (MS) Statistics and applied mathematics Statistics
Master of Science (MS) Scientific computing and applied mathematics

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 8
Doctoral Degrees 2

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 General Test; GRE Subject Test in math (recommended)
Thesis Required
Seminar, capstone project
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test; GRE Subject Test in math (recommended)
Thesis Required
Seminar, first-year exam, qualifying exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

130
Applied
58
Accepted
23
Enrolled
45%

Applying

105
Application Fee - Domestic
125
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 3rd January 3rd No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test; GRE Subject Test in math (recommended)
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test; GRE Subject Test in math (recommended)

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 570
TOEFL IBT score: 89
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 8

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 3
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

63
Total Graduate Students
6%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
93%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.94%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 41%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.59%
Asian 9.52%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 3.17%
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (66%)
Female (33%)

Faculty

15
Total faculty
Full-time - 14
Part-time - 1
Male (12)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Bayesian nonparametric methods; computationally intensive Bayesian inference, prediction, and decision-making; envirometrics; fluid mechanics; mathematical biology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA  95064
United States
Contact Dr. Nicholas Brummell
Chair/Professor
Email: brummell@soe.ucsc.edu
Phone: 831-459-2122