23411 USD/year
23411 USD/year
6869 USD/year
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The Mathematical Sciences Ph.D. program at University of Nevada, Las Vegas is Nevada’s only Ph.D. program in the Mathematical Sciences.

Visit the official programme website for more information


It is relatively new (established in 2005) and includes concentrations in Applied Math, Pure Math, Computational Math, and Statistics to serve students in many different areas of Mathematical Sciences .

The main part of the Ph.D. is the dissertation. The degree requirements at University of Nevada, Las Vegas also include: credit requirement, qualifying examination requirement, subject area breadth requirement.

The qualifying examination requirement and the subject area breadth requirement are tailored according to the area of concentration.

Available Options

  • Post-Bachelor’s – Pure Mathematics Track
  • Post-Bachelor’s – Statistics Track
  • Post-Bachelor’s – Computational Mathematics Track
  • Post-Bachelor’s – Applied Mathematics Track
  • Post-Master’s – Applied Mathematics Track
  • Post-Master’s – Computational Mathematics Track
  • Post-Master’s – Pure Mathematics Track
  • Post-Master’s – Statistics Track

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Analytical Solution Methods for Partial Differential Equations
  • Advanced Ordinary Differential Equations
  • Advanced Numerical Analysis
  • Complex Function Theory
  • Applied Analysis

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines


78 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Copies of all official transcripts sent to the Graduate College.
  • At least three letters of recommendation from persons familiar with the applicant's academic record and potential for advanced study in mathematical sciences.
  • The official GRE General Test score
  • A completed application for Graduate Assistantship, if interested.
  • A statement of purpose describing the aim in applying for graduate study, the particular area of specialization within the mathematical sciences (if known), and any additional information that may aid the selection committee in evaluating preparation and aptitude for graduate study.

Tuition Fee

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  • In-State

    6869 USD/year
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Living costs for Las Vegas

880 - 1430 USD /month
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