Graduate

Our department offers both PhD and MS degrees in Mathematics. In addition, we offer two programs in applied mathematics: an MS in Applied Math and an MS in Operations Research.

PhD in Mathematics

The PhD in Mathematics has three possible tracks: Pure Mathematics, Discrete Mathematics, and Probability/Statistics.

MS in Mathematics

The program is designed to prepare graduates for careers in business, industry, or government.

MS in Applied Mathematics

The MS in Applied Mathematics is designed to address the needs of those who are seeking to enter or are currently working in a variety of applied math careers.

MS in Operations Research

This program seeks to train students in the basic techniques and theory of operations research and their applications to real-world problems.

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They Came for the Calculus. They Stayed for the Competition.

Northeastern hosted more than 100 high school students on its Boston campus Tuesday for Calculus Field Day, where the students competed in teams to solve challenging calculus problems and advance…
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Want Machines to Analyze Images Faster? Stay Out of Their Way.

Paul Hand, an assistant professor of mathematics and computer science, has received a CAREER award from the National Science Foundation to figure out how neural networks can be used to…
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Northeastern Mathematics Alumni Conference

On February 15, 2019 the Department of Mathematics was the host of an all-day event that brought together members of its graduate community.
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