COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES Department of Mathematics and Statistics
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Graduate Degree Information

Website Update - Applications Open F24

The WSU Department of Mathematics & Statistics is now accepting applications for Spring 2024, with preference for PhD Statistical Science applicants. Other applicants for the PhD Mathematics program or MS programs may be considered for admission, but there is a smaller likelihood of funding being available for these degree options.

The deadline for Spring 2024 consideration is September 10th. We encourage you to apply now at

Applicants to all degree options starting Fall 2024 will be considered for assistantship positions, which come with a tuition waiver and stipend. The application will open in September, and the deadline to apply for Fall 2024 is January 10th, 2024. There is no separate application for assistantship positions.

The GRE is not required. There are no application fee waivers available.

For more information about our graduate programs or the application process, please contact the graduate coordinator at:

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Current graduate study offerings:

  1. M.S. in Mathematics, including options in:
    • Applied Mathematics
    • Mathematics Teaching
  2. M.S. in Statistics
  3. Ph.D. in Mathematics, including options in:
    • Applied Mathematics
    • Education emphasis
  4. Ph.D. in Statistical Science
  5. Graduate Certificate in Teaching College Mathematics
  6. Graduate Minor in Statistics

Complete details about these programs may be found in the:
  1. Mathematics & Statistics Graduate Student Handbook
  2. Curriculum for the Graduate Certificate in Teaching College Mathematics
  3. Curriculum for the Graduate Minor in Statistics
  4. Archived Handbook Version - October 2022

Application Information

Deciding on a Graduate Advisor and Committee

  • You may select a graduate advisor and committee members from the following gradute faculty.

Links of Interest to Current and Future Students

WSU Graduate School

Please email for more information, or if you have questions.