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First-Year Application

Candidates who wish to be considered for first-year entry to Mathematical Methods in the Social Sciences must submit the online form below.

Deadline for submission is March 1 for early decision and regular decision candidates.

Personal Information

Last Name *
First Name *
Date of Birth *
E-mail Address *
Home Mailing Address
Gender *
Applicant Pool?
NU School you applied to *

Academic Information

High School Name
High School City

In an effort to help increase awareness of the MMSS Program, we are reaching out to high schools to help inform potential candidates about our curriculum. Please list the name(s) of your high school math faculty (e.g. those who taught calculus, or other senior-level math courses) and your high school guidance counselor:

High School Math Faculty:

First Name
Last Name

High School Guidance Counselor:

First Name
Last Name
Please provide below your test scores. All scores reported here MUST be on file with the NU Admissions Office.

If you took the new SAT (post March of 2016), complete this section:

SAT R - Evidence Based Reading and Writing Section
SAT R - Math Section
SAT R - Total

If you took the SAT I (prior to March of 2016), please complete this section:

SAT-Critical Reading
ACT-Science Reasoning
Please indicate which calculus course(s) you are taking or have taken. Check all that apply:

Please answer each of the following questions in 200 words or less:

  1. Why MMSS?
  2. Which social science question or problem interests you most?
  3. Describe your current educational and career goals.
  4. Describe your extracurricular interests and activities.
  5. How did you hear about the MMSS Program?
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