Are TOEFL scores needed for international students?

Yes. TOEFL scores are a required component of the application for all international students. See full requirements here.

I’ve been out of school for a while now, are professional letters of recommendation acceptable?

Yes. However, there should be at least one letter that can address your academic ability.

Do I need to have a degree in Mathematics to be accepted?


When are the application deadlines?

You can find deadlines and requirements for the program here.

Do you accept transfer students?


Can I apply for part-time study in the Masters of Science in Applied Mathematics program?


Is there a seminar in applied mathematics?

Yes. The seminar in Applied and Interdisciplinary Mathematics meets weekly from September through April. Click here for descriptions of recent talks and for upcoming events.

What are some areas of faculty research in applied and interdisciplinary mathematics?

The math department has an increasing number of faculty who are engaged in various aspects of applied and interdisciplinary mathematics. Click here for details.

What is the cost of the program? Is financial aid available?

For current tuition rates, click here.

There are several resources available to help you finance your graduate education at Northeastern. We recommend that every student consider applying for financial aid, regardless of his/her income and assets. For information, click here.