UT Dallas Marketable Skills

Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics

Students take a number of courses in advanced mathematics and conduct original research in mathematical disciplines under the supervision of an advisor. This training prepares them to embark on careers in research in business, industry, government and academia.

  • Creative and critical thinking; advanced knowledge of specialized mathematical theories, methods, tools and practices; ability to create logical mathematical arguments and conclusions with accuracy and clarity.
  • Independent research ability; research writing and research presentation.
  • Computer literacy and pedagogical practices.