The Mathematics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program learning outcomes are:

  1. Graduates will produce and defend an original contribution to knowledge, as evidenced by the writing and defense of a thesis involving significant original research.
  2. Graduates will demonstrate mastery of subject material, as evidenced by quality of performance in coursework, and on written and oral examinations in mathematics.
  3. Graduates will be able to communicate mathematical ideas, results, context, and background effectively and professionally in written and oral form.
  4. Graduates will be able to conduct scholarly or professional activities in an ethical manner.

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