Mathematics - Admission Requirements

The Master of Science degree program in Mathematics at Tennessee Tech offers three areas of concentration: Mathematics, Applied Mathematics and Statistics. The program's moderate size encourages close contact between faculty and students, providing students a rare opportunity to tailor their studies based on background, interest and goals.

Admission Requirements:

  • Satisfactory test scores on the General Record Exam (minimum 142 verbal reasoning portion, 151 on the quantitative reasoning portion and 2.5 on the analytical writing portion)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts from all previously-attended colleges and/or universities
  • Grade Point Average on Bachelor's degree of at least 2.5
  • International Applicants must also meet the English Language Requirement by providing test results on one of the following:
    • TOEFL--minimum IBT of 71
    • IELTS--minimum score of 5.5
    • PTE Academic--minimum score of 48
    • FLS Level 8
    • ELS--Level 112
    • TOEIC--minimum score of 690
    • CEFR--Band B-2
    • SLEP--minimum score of 55

Department of Mathematics
P.O. Box 5054 Cookeville, TN 38505
Phone: (931) 372-3441 Fax: (931)372-6353
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