First week before the beginning of and during Fall semester. During the semester, enroll in Math 900.
Offered in August and January before the start of classes each term.
– At least 6 credits as a TA and 8 credits as a RA
– At least two 700+ level courses each semester
– Math 900 (TA seminar)
A graduate student can receive department conferral for up to 12 credits from another institution toward the UW-Madison PhD requirements. These courses will not appear on the UW-Madison transcript nor count toward the graduate career GPA. Coursework earned 10 or more years prior to admission to a doctoral degree is not allowed to satisfy requirements.
To confer credits, you will need to fill out the Math Transfer Credit Approval Form and submit it to the Director of Graduate Studies.
Begin meeting potential advisors through courses and seminars.
After completing 30 credits and 2 qualifying exams (or 1 computer science course), you have the option to obtain an MA.
– Apply to add the program of Mathematics – Foundations for Research.
– Submit the warrant request to the Box Submission Folder before the end of the semester.