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Mathematical Methods in the Social Sciences

About the Program


A unique combination of disciplines

Students at the MMSS welcome party

Northwestern's signature MMSS Program enables a select group of high-ability students to combine the study of social sciences with rigorous training in mathematics, statistics, and formal modeling. The program prepares its students to succeed in graduate study and in a wide range of careers in the social sciences and business.

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Program Highlights



Math formulae
To help keep the MMSS community -- current students, prospective students and graduates -- informed, we initiated an annual newsletter, with a focus on recent events and activities in the MMSS Program.

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