Students in the Master of Science in Applied Mathematics program can take 24 credit hours from a list of specific courses to receive the Financial Mathematics Certificate. This certificate provides the academic training for students who want to pursue a career in the financial industry.
Note: students must receive prior approval for Special Topics courses MATH 6397 and MATH 7397 to count towards this certificate. To receive approval students should email a Graduate and Professional Student Petition form to the graduate director and request that a particular topics course (insert title) is applied towards the Financial Mathematics certificate.
Graduate students must maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.00 in all course work to be considered in good standing. Students must complete the following courses with a grade of B- or higher to receive the certificate: MATH 6366, MATH 6367, MATH 6382, MATH 6383, MATH 6385.