The Advisory Committee has the responsibility of planning the candidate's program and submitting a Plan of Study to the Graduate Committee for approval during the candidate's first semester in the program.
The Plan of Study must include 30 credits of course work, with a minimum of 15 credits at the 600 level or above. Of the 30 credits, a minimum of 21 credits must be in mathematics, as follows:
The remaining credits are to be approved electives at the 500 level or above. These may be courses in mathematics, computer science, economics, education, or other mathematics-related fields. Credit is not allowed for any course that substantially duplicates a course taken as an undergraduate or for MTH 541, which is intended for graduate students in other disciplines.
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