MajorMathematics

Wichita State's bachelor's-to-master's accelerated program in mathematics and statistics gives you, as an undergraduate student, a way to pursue your graduate-level math degree faster—putting you closer to your Ph.D. program and career goals.

Learn how mathematics is the right fit for you.

 
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Applied learning at Wichita State

At Wichita State, applied learning is everything. In fact, every degree we offer has a guaranteed applied learning or research experience built right into it equipping you with the relevant skills and experience to make you workforce ready before graduation.

Admission to the program

For consideration into the dual/accelerated program, you must:

  • Have an overall undergraduate GPA of 3.0 and 3.5 in math/statistics
  • Complete at least 60 credit hours, with at least 18 credit hours remaining to be completed for the undergraduate degree
  • Complete: MATH 415; MATH 451; and MATH 511, and either complete or be currently enrolled in MATH 513 or MATH 547
  • Have a positive recommendation from your fast-track advisor

Curriculum

In addition to your undergraduate courses, you'll be able to enroll in classes for graduate credit, including 800 level courses, prior to completing your bachelor's degree. To complete the dual/accelerated program, you'll also write a thesis.

Careers

Whether you want to pursue graduate study or enter the workforce, a mathematics degree from Wichita State will put you on track to success, leading to careers in a variety of fields, such as:

•    Government: mathematicians and statisticians
•    Healthcare: biostatisticians
•    Research and development
•    Insurance company actuaries
•    Education