116
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

West Chester University of Pennsylvania / Department of Mathematics is located in West Chester, PA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Mathematics education
Master of Science (MS) Applied statistics
(Certificate) Applied statistics
(Teaching Certificate) Mathematics
Master of Arts (MA) Mathematics
Master of Science (MS) Applied and computational mathematics

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 41

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GMAT or GRE General Test (for MA in mathematics, may be waived under certain circumstances)
Comprehensive exam or thesis (for MA)

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

73
Applied
69
Accepted
53
Enrolled
95%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline Not reported May 15th No
Spring deadline Not reported October 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GMAT or GRE General Test (for MA in mathematics, may be waived under certain circumstances)
Master's Degree Requirements Interview (for MA in mathematics)

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

116
Total Graduate Students
85%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
14%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 4.31%
White or Caucasian 66%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 15.52%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.72%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (56%)
Female (43%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Teachers teaching with technology in service training program, biostatistics, hierarchical linear models, clustered binary outcome data, mathematics biology, stochastic analysis
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address University Avenue and High Street
West Chester, PA  19383
United States
Contact Dr. Peter Glidden
Chair
Email: pglidden@wcupa.edu
Phone: 610-436-2440
Fax: 610-738-0578