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Mathematics, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #401 (WUR) Tuscaloosa, AL, United States
Students majoring in Mathematics at The University of Alabama have a wide variety of interests. They generally have strong logical, analytical, and computational skills.

Overview

The Mathematics program is offered by The University of Alabama.

Career Opportunities

Industrial careers (computer programing, operation research, finance, insurance, actuary, data mining, marketing and technical services), academic careers (graduate and postgraduate work in mathematics, engineering, finance, economics), professional schools (medical school, law school), faculty positions in Grades 6-12 and post-secondary,  and government positions (researcher, data analyst, cryptologist, statistician).

Types of Jobs Accepted

Computer companies, finance, insurance, actuary, credit card companies, operation research analyst, academic careers (graduate and postgraduate work), professional school (medical, law), government research and development.

Jobs of Experienced Alumni

Alumni have worked in academic careers, industries (computer, engineering, finance, insurance, and actuary), law firms, medical services, the National Security Agency, and government.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Linear Algebra
  • Adv Math Connections & Devlpmn and Geometry For Teachers
  • Numerical Linear Algebraand Numerical Analysis
  • Linear Optimization Theory and Non-Linear Optimization Theory

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.75

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.75 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Submit an application
    • Create your MyBama Account
    • Upload immigration and visa documents
    • Submit official transcripts
    • Submit your official SAT or ACT test score

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29230 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    10780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10780 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Tuscaloosa

  • 850 - 1300 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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