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University of Pittsburgh

Department of Mathematics

Pittsburgh, PA

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University of Pittsburgh

Overview

University of Pittsburgh / Department of Mathematics is located in Pittsburgh, PA.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Mathematics
Master of Arts (MA) Applied mathematics
Master of Science (MS) Mathematics
Master of Arts (MA) Mathematics
Master of Science (MS) Applied mathematics

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 7
Doctoral Degrees 12

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 (recommended)
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test; GRE Subject Test (recommended)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

151
Applied
42
Accepted
20
Enrolled
28%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No
Spring deadline November 1st November 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test; GRE Subject Test (recommended)
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test; GRE Subject Test (recommended)
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards April 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

82
Total Graduate Students
2%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
97%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.66%
Black or African American 3.66%
White or Caucasian 45%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 45.12%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.22%
Unknown 1.22%

Gender

Male (65%)
Female (34%)

Faculty

30
Total faculty
Full-time - 30
Part-time - 0
Male (28)
Female (2)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Algebra, combinatorics, and geometry; analysis and partial differential equations; applied analysis; complex biological systems; mathematical finance
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 301 Thackeray Hall
139 University Place
Pittsburgh, PA  15260
United States
Contact Dr. Jonathan Rubin
Chair
Email: jonrubin@pitt.edu
Phone: 412-624-6157