University of Connecticut

Preliminary Exams

The three tracks in the Ph.D. program (pure, applied, actuarial) each require four prelims, which are typically the following:

For other options, consult the PhD in mathematics page.

Please note that course numbers at UConn changed from 3 digits to 4 digits in August 2008, so prelim exams before and after this date have different numbers. E.g., Algebra used to be Math 315 and became Math 5210.