This site deals with the exams required for the Ph.D. program or the non-thesis option for the M.A. or M.S. program in Mathematics or Mathematical Statistics, or the Applied Mathematics and Applied Statistics concentrations of the AMSC program.

Important note: The qualifying requirements for the Scientific Computation concentration of the AMSC program are totally different. In addition, students in the Applied Mathematics concentration of the AMSC program usually must take one or more exams outside of the mathematics department; see here for further information.

Upcoming Exam Dates

The January 2021 Qualifying Exams will take place between January 11-15, 2021

Monday, January 11, 2021
Applied Statistics

Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Mathematical Statistics

Friday, January 15, 2021

Time & Location:  All exam takers are required to sign in to Zoom between 8:30-8:45 am.
Examinations will be held from 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m EDT.


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