What is Mathematics at WVU like?
The PhD program is structured so as to assume a background equivalent to that of an MS in mathematics.
It requires a minimum of eight courses distributed over a major and two minor areas, followed by research and specialized studies culminating in an original research dissertation directed by a faculty advisor.
The program offers a range of specializations reflecting faculty interests across pure and applied mathematics, including faculty concentrations in graph theory, differential equations and undergraduate mathematics education.
Each graduate program sets their own term of admission and application deadline. Applicants can only apply for admission for the term displayed below. Any questions regarding the application deadline should be directed to the graduate program representative.
Fall: February 15