Graduate Programs

Welcome to the home page of UA Little Rock’s Mathematics Graduate Program! We are excited about your interest in our programs. Our Department offers several programs of study listed below.

In addition to the programs listed above, our Department is also a part of an Interdisciplinary PhD program in Applied Science which includes four areas – Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Applied Mathematics and Statistics. For more information, please visit our PhD in Applied Science with a concentration in Applied Mathematics and Statistics page or refer to our Graduate Catalog which can be found at ualr.edu/gradschool.

Our recent graduates have found jobs all over the state in the education field, health care sector, and private industry as teachers, statisticians, actuaries, mathematicians, and more. Others have continued their education in PhD programs across the nation as well as here at UA Little Rock. We strive to accommodate and help our students succeed in every way while a part of our program, Department, and beyond. We have a great number of experienced faculty in our Department for you to work with. If you have any questions, please email the graduate coordinator Dr. Annie Childers. We look forward to working with you!

Graduate Assistantships

There are a limited number of graduate assistantships available. The stipend amount for a MS student is $4,000 per semester (not including summer) along with tuition paid by the University (not fees). The stipend amount for a PhD student is $6,500 per semester (not including summer) along with tuition paid by the University (not fees). Duties include tutoring in our math assistance centers, or teaching our lower level courses. If you are interested in a graduate assistantship, and have been accepted into our MS or PhD program , please visit here.