# Requirements

Track | Qual Courses Required |
Courses Required | Exams | Research Skills | Research Component |
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Pure |
727 or Qual in Probability Statistics Courses must be completed with a grade of B or better |
800, 810, 820 or 821, 830 | Pass two quals, one in algebra or analysis and one in numerical analysis or probability and statistics by the beginning of the fifth semester. Preliminary by the beginning of the eighth semester. Comprehensive Oral Final Thesis Defense |
Responsible Scholarship Training Computer Skills |
Thesis |

One of 840, 910, 920 | |||||

Four additional courses at 800 level or above. | |||||

Applied | |||||

800, 810 | |||||

One of 850-851 or 865-866 or 881-882 | |||||

One of 840, 850 or 950 | |||||

Four additional courses at 800 level or above. | |||||

Enrollment requirements
GTA/GRA must be enrolled in at least 6 hours in fall and spring. International students without a GTA/GRA appointment must be enrolled in 9 hours. Enrollment can be reduced to 1-hour per semester after completing oral comprehensive exam and 18 hours. |