**Don Hong, Program Director**

(615) 904-8339

Don.Hong@mtsu.edu

The Master of Science in Mathematics with a concentration in Actuarial and Financial Mathematics includes examination, thesis, and internship options. Students electing the examination option must successfully complete a written comprehensive examination, which may be taken no more than twice. Students electing the internship option must enroll in 3 hours of internship in actuarial science (ACSI 6910). Students electing the thesis option must enroll in at least 3 hours of Thesis Research (MATH 6640) and publish a thesis with the graduate school. The examination and internship options require completion of 36 credit hours. The thesis option requires completion of 36-42 credit hours. In addition, at most thirty percent of the total credit hours in the program may be at the 5000-level, and no more than two special problems courses can apply toward the degree.

Please see undergraduate catalog for information regarding undergraduate programs.