Admissions

Admission to the program is competitive, and students are encouraged to apply early for full consideration. To apply for graduate school, please view the University's graduate admissions regulations in addition to the prerequisites below. International students will need to view additional information on international student admissions regulations and requirements.

Prerequisites for the MS Programs

  • GRE scores - an important factor in admission
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • A TOEFL score meeting the requirements of the graduate school (for students whose native language is not English)
  • Undergraduate degree with minimum GPA of 2.5 on 4.0 scale

Prerequisites for the PhD Programs

  • GRE scores - an important factor in admission
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • A TOEFL score meeting the requirements of the graduate school (for students whose native language is not English)
  • Undergraduate degree with minimum GPA of 2.5 on 4.0 scale

Letters of recommendation can be mailed to:

Vickie Middleton
Department of Mathematical Sciences
364 Dunn Hall
The University of Memphis
Memphis, TN 38152
Email: vlmddltn@memphis.edu

For more general information about graduate admissions, please see the University's page on graduate admissions.