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Graduate School Preparation

Qualified students are encouraged to continue their studies. Department graduates have attended Cal. Tech., Carnegie-Mellon, Cornell, Dartmouth, Drexel, North Carolina, Ohio State, South Carolina, Virginia, William and Mary, among many others, and have earned graduate degrees in chemistry, computer science, economics, statistics, operations research, as well as mathematics. A number of students have attended law school. Below are some additional courses we recommend for students interested in graduate school in the indicated areas.

Mathematics

The following complements to the Mathematics major are suggested to prepare for graduate study in Mathematics:

MAS 325 Geometry
MAS 335 Operations Research
MAS 372 Mathematical Statistics
MAS 390 Special Topics
MAS 500 Independent Study

Statistics

The following complements to the Mathematics major are suggested to prepare for graduate study in statistics:

ASC 472 Loss Distrib. & Credibility
MAS 372 Mathematical Statistics
MAS 500 Independent Study

Operations Research

The following complements to the Mathematics major are suggested to prepare for graduate study in operations research:

MAS 335 Operations Research
MAS 372 Mathematical Statistics
MAS 500 Independent Study