Graduate Facts

The UCF Math Department has offered the PhD program in Mathematics since Fall 1993 with a  Financial Mathematics track added in Fall 2017,  the Master program in Mathematics  since Spring 1971 with  an Industrial Mathematics track added in Fall 2000 and a Financial Mathematics track added in Fall 2017, and the Graduate Certificates in Mathematical Sciences since Fall 2009. 

The UCF Math graduate program admits new PhD and Master students in the Fall and Spring semesters, and new graduate certificate students in the Fall, Spring and Summer semesters.   All underrepresented or underserved American students with the talent and the ambition are encouraged to apply for the UCF math graduate program and to earn a doctoral degree in a mathematical science.

The program has 54 active PhD students, 13 active master students, and 14 active graduate certificate students (Fall 2018).

The program currently offers 51 graduate teaching/research assistantship (Fall 2018).

The program admitted 15 new PhD students,  6 master students and  4 graduate certificate students in 2018.

The  program has awarded  74 PhD degrees, 370 Master degrees and 22 Mathematical Science Certificates since 1971 (Fall 2018).

12 students were awarded PhD degrees since 2016. Four of them have postdoc positions, four in university or community college, one in a government agency and three in the industry.

The faculty in the Department of Mathematics includes leading experts in many fields and editors of many prestigious  journals. Faculty members include invited speakers at the International Congress of Mathematics, the Marcus Wallenberg Prize winner, the ICTP  Ramanujan Prize winner, Fellow of the Bazilian Academic of Science, Fellows of the American Mathematical Society, and a National Science Foundation Career awardee.

UCF Math Department has been a silver member of  Math Alliance since 2017.