MS Mathematics Apply

Application Materials

  • Online graduate admissions application.
  • A $50 non-refundable application fee. 
  • Complete, official transcripts from all institutions attended.
  • Three references. Your references will be asked to submit their comments online via the online application. 
  • Students for whom English is not a first language must submit Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or International English Language Testing System (IELTS) scores.
  • Statement of purpose (500- to 1,000-words, double-spaced) addressing the following questions:
    -What factors in your personal and professional history have influenced you in the past and now lead you to seek admission to this program at Salem State?
    -What are your long-term professional goals, and how will this program help you meet them?
    -Is there any other information that you think would help the admissions committee to evaluate your application?
  • Please note this program does not require the GRE or MAT.

Additional Requirements

  • Applicants must provide evidence of an undergraduate background in mathematics.  This includes 12 credits in calculus, three credits of linear algebra, and three credits of modern algebra.

Application Deadlines

  • Applications accepted on a rolling basis and reviewed once complete.  

Taking Courses Prior to Admission