Apply Online

Apply online to the MA program through the graduate school website. The online application is fast, easy and secure. A $50 non-refundable fee is required.


Apply by April 15 for fall semester admission; the deadline for applying for fellowships and assistantships is Jan. 15.


  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0.
  • A strong background in mathematics or statistics.
  • At least three semesters of advanced calculus.
  • One semester of statistics is recommended.
  • GRE scores are not required and will not be considered.

Supplemental Materials

Before you submit your online application, ensure that you have all of the supplemental materials ready. With your online application, you will be able to upload transcripts, your resume and a personal statement. Three letters of reference will be requested through the email addresses of the recommenders.

Questions about the application process?

Contact Noreen McGuire, academic program coordinator, at or (716) 829-6142.

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