Master of Arts: Applied Mathematics

College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences
Master of Arts: Applied Mathematics

Degree Options:

  • Mathematics Secondary
  • Applied Mathematics & Statistics

Who Would be Interested in This Program?

  • Teachers seeking a master's degree or a change in rank
  • Mathematics teachers who want to expand their knowledge of their content area
  • Individuals who want to earn at least 18 hours of graduate credits in 
    mathematics in order to teach dual-enrollment courses or other college-level courses

What Are the Requirements to be Admitted to the Program?

  • GRE scores of at least 144 in Verbal Reasoning and at least 147 in Quantitative Reasoning (GRE waived for applicants with undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0)
  • Undergraduate GPA of at least 2.5
  • Required prerequisites for the core courses in mathematics (applicants who do not have this preparation may be granted admission but are required to take the courses needed to strengthen their backgrounds)
  • Initial certification in secondary mathematics required for those seeking a change in rank


Where Are Recent Graduates of the Program Employed?

  • Various school systems in Kentucky
  • Community colleges

How Do I Get More Information?

Contact Dr. Lisa Kay at or 859-622-1621.