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    Sep 30, 2023  
2022-2023 Augusta University Catalog 
2022-2023 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Master of Science with a Major in Biological and Computational Mathematics

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Program Overview

The M.S. program in Biological and Computational Mathematics is a 2-year program consisting of 36 hours of courses. Graduates of the program will be well-equipped to use a variety of methods to construct mathematical models in order to solve real-world problems, especially those problems of an interdisciplinary nature.  The expertise of the faculty involved includes many applications in the biomedical fields. The nature and breadth of the curriculum allows students to enter jobs in industry or to enter Ph.D. programs in Applied Mathematics. The program includes a strong experiential component in the form of seminars as well as a graduate project course where students have the opportunity to conduct original research in applied mathematics.

Program Contact
Neal Smith
Admissions Information
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Progression & Graduation Requirements

The program requires 36 hours of graduate coursework, typically completed over 4 semesters.

  • Students must maintain a cumulative 3.0 GPA in all graduate coursework.
  • Comprehensive examinations spanning three courses of study in the program must be completed.  Courses used for the comprehensive exam must be approved by the department’s graduate committee.
Program Length: 2 Years
CIP Code: 27.0199
Program Code: 1MS-BCMA-MS

Total Hours for the Degree: 36 Hours

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