Get the Credentials You Need
As you pursue a graduate mathematics certificate at USD, you'll have the freedom to complete the graduate mathematics certificate and the advanced graduate mathematics certificate, both 100 percent online. Each certificate contains nine graduate math credits designed for current high school math teachers who are either enrolled in or have completed a master’s program. These certificates also fulfill the 18 credits of graduate math content required to meet the HLC guideline for being a dual credit instructor.
Earn your graduate credits without disrupting your life with a graduate mathematics certificate from USD.
Degrees & Offerings
Choose from nine credit hours in areas like algebra, number theory and cryptography, geometry, calculus, differential equations, variables and more to complete this online graduate certificate.
We offer coursework in advanced algebra, number theory and cryptography, advanced calculus, numerical analysis, probability and more in this advanced online graduate certificate.
- Completed application
- $35 application fee
- Official transcripts*
- Letters of recommendation*
- Admission test scores*
- Statement of purpose
*Requirements for admission vary by program and may require different documentation and have different deadlines. For more detailed admission requirements, please refer to the current graduate catalog at catalog.usd.edu. Additional requirements exist for international applicants. For more information, visit International Admission Requirements.
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100% Online. Save yourself the trip to Vermillion with our completely online graduate certificate programs.
Earn While You Learn. Graduate teaching and research assistantships are available to make the program more affordable for our graduate students.
Internationally Recognized Faculty. Instructors are the heart and soul of any university, and our faculty's quality, character and success makes our program the success that it is.
Departments & Facilities
FACULTY & STAFF
Get to know the faculty and staff in the Department of Mathematical Sciences. Our faculty are experts in their field, contributing research and scholarship in the areas of statistics, algebra, analysis, biomathematical modeling and more.