Online masters degree tops online Applied Mathematics programs

July 29, 2013

onlinecollege.org selects the University of Washington Department of Applied Mathematics as a top choice for online schools with programs in Applied Mathematics. The full article can be found here. An excerpt from this article is shown below.

Editor’s Picks: Online Schools for Applied Mathematics
Value
The University of Washington was chosen as the best online master’s degree in applied mathematics for value. This public four-year institution located in Seattle has a reputation for strong academic programs, accomplished faculty members, and [...]

UW Applied Mathematics Tied with Princeton for the Top Spot in NRC Ranking

September 28, 2010

The National Research Council (NRC) just released its long-awaited ranking of over 5000 PhD programs in the US. It ranks academic programs broadly on 20 categories. The scores are then synthesized in a statistical Regression (multiple linear regression to infer the 20 attributes of a successful program) to come up with a set of weights to apply to the individual scores. This yields a final program score (the R-ranking score), which is actually a range. The top two programs in [...]