Mathematics program requirements
Applied Mathematics program requirements
How to apply - international students
TOEFL requirements for international students
How to apply - domestic students

On the application forms, there is a checkbox for you to indicate if you also want to apply for a graduate assistantship.  You may also get the assistantship application form here.  Letters of recommendation and the assistantship application form should be sent to the department secretary, Joyce Lott, at jlott@uakron.edu or mailed to

Department of Mathematics
The University of Akron
Akron, OH 44325-4002

Our Masters programs prepare you for work in industry, government agencies, academia and for further graduate studies.  Some of our recent graduates have gone to work at

  • Bettis Atomic Power Laboratory
  • General Electric
  • American Greetings
  • Roadway
  • Infocision
  • Aircraft Braking Systems
  • Luke Engineering
  • Fairissac
  • Equity Engineering Group
  • Brown-Mackie
  • Los Alamos National Lab
  • Technigraphics

and some have entered Ph. D. programs at

  • Arizona State University
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Northwestern University
  • Penn State University
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Akron
  • University of Georgia
  • Case Western Reserve University
  • Columbia University
  • Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis

If you are a talented, ambitious student, our accelerated 5 year BS/MS programs are right for you.  Overlap in the undergraduate and graduate programs allows you to graduate a year early.  You have an opportunity for a Teaching Assistantship in the last 2 years, and you'll begin your research project early.

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Akron, OH 44325
Phone: 330-972-7111
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