• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
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This Mathematics - Computer Science Emphasis degree from University of Arizona is a good choice for math majors who plan to attend graduate school in computer science or work in jobs related to computation. A minor or second major in Computer Science is required.

Alumni Early Career Profiles

An often asked question is: What can one do with a undergraduate mathematics degree, besides teach mathematics? The profiles below provide ample evidence for the utility of an undergraduate degree in mathematics. Some of our graduates choose to join the workforce immediately, while others pursue advanced degrees in engineering, the sciences, or professions such as law, medicine, or dentistry.

We encourage students to read over the profiles and reflect on the many opportunities that are available for mathematically trained graduates.

  • Rene Bernal - Manufacturing
  • CIA Employee - Government
  • Autumn Carlton - Manufacturing
  • Christopher Elofson - Manufacturing
  • Melissa Ann Green - Manufacturing
  • Philip Hughes - Other Science and Technology
  • Carolyn Lanser - Manufacturing
  • Rebekah Madrigal - Government
  • David Morales - Other Science and Technology
  • Todd Murphey - Education / Academia
  • Keith Schon - Information Technology
  • Pavla Senkyrikova - Health Care and Social Assistance
  • Jennifer Smith - Education / Academia
  • Andrew Somers - Finance and Insurance
  • Monica Vasquez - Education / Academia
  • Britt Zitterkopf - Manufacturing

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Areas of interest:

  • Business, Economics & Entrepreneurship
  • Computer & Information Science
  • Education & Human Development
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Mathematics, Statistics & Data Science

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 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

  • Have a 3.00 recalculated grade point average (GPA) (a "B" or better where "A"=4.00) from a secondary school. Please note: GPA recalculation occurs during the admissions evaluation process. 
  • Have three years of high school work. Please note: If you are currently in high school, UA needs to see 9–11 grade work. If you have completed high school then UA needs to see 10–12 grade work. 
  • Have and present a completed high school diploma or certificate.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    37116 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37116 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    36600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36600 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    12600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12600 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Tucson

  • 830 - 1140 USD/month
    Living Costs

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