Mathematics (Ph.D.)


The mathematics research faculty at Colorado State is a driving force behind the graduate program’s success. Our students have been very successful finding jobs in academia, industry, government as well as K-12 teaching.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Mathematics

Areas of Study

  • Algebra
  • Applied Analysis
  • Combinations
  • Differential Equations
  • Geometry
  • Inverse Problems
  • Math Education
  • Number Theory
  • Optimization
  • Scientific Computation
  • Topology

Next Steps


Coursework, credit requirements, and more information is available in the Colorado State University general catalog. Please contact your department representative with program-related questions.

Student Employment

Graduate students interested in employment positions (GTA, GRA, GSA appointments and hourly positions) should contact their advisor and their departmental graduate coordinator for the process to apply.

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