Applied Mathematics, Statistics, and Scientific Computation Program - University of Maryland

Applied Mathematics & Statistics, and Scientific Computation

Admission Materials

  1. transcripts reflecting all undergraduate and graduate work completed or in progress. Transcripts should be upload in the online application. 
  2. a summary of your advanced technical courses that gives some idea as to their content. You can enter this in the online application section.
  3. at least three letters of recommendation submitted by professors or others who can assess the quality of your academic performance and scholastic potential;
  4. Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores --- GRE General is a requirement.  GRE subject exam is not required but is strongly recommended, especially if you have already taken graduate level material;
  5. personal statement --- about your goals and objectives in pursuing graduate study and about any life experiences that you feel have prepared you to pursue a graduate degree. This should be uploaded in the online application. 
  6. Your resume/CV uploaded in the online application. 
  7. TOEFL scores if English is a foreign language for you.

International applicants should also visit the University of Maryland International Education Services website for additional requirements and guidance in applying.


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Admission Materials

Admission Materials


Summary of Advanced Technical Courses

Letters of Recommendation

General and Subject GRE

Personal Statement



Provisional Admission

Advanced Special Student Admission


Transfer Between Graduate Programs


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