Completion of a Research Tool
Display a reading knowledge of French, German, Russian, or another foreign language appropriate to your area of specialization and approved by the department. You will take a departmental examination before the oral qualifying examination.
Full Time Study in Residence
You will be engaged in full-time study beyond the master's degree or equivalent at the University in at least two sessions after admission to the advanced program. You must:
a. be registered for 12 credits per semester, or
b. hold a full assistantship and (i) complete one academic year in such a position, (ii) be registered for a minimum of 9 credits per term, and (iii) satisfactory completion of assigned duties.
Continuous Registration of Doctoral Students
You must maintain continuous registration for each fall and spring session until you have completed all program requirements. Minimum registration consists of 3 credits of approved course work or registration for dissertation load.
You must be registered for Doctoral Dissertation during the semester in which the degree is conferred. The dissertation is based on your independent research and should constitute a significant original contribution to mathematics or statistics.
In addition to the completion of course requirements, you are required to engage in some ancillary teaching, research, or practicum duties contributing to the academic development.
See the Graduate Bulletin for details.
For more information, contact Marco Varisco at [email protected].