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Mathematics Master's Program

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Master of Science


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Mathematics is foundational to just about every industry in the world. That’s why a Stevens mathematics master’s degree can be the key to advancing your career.

Stevens’ mathematics master’s program prepares you for careers in mathematical sciences or computer science related fields where a deeper knowledge of mathematical foundations is required. It accommodates individuals with varying academic backgrounds and career objectives, including students interested in pursuing a Ph.D. in the mathematical sciences.

An optional concentration – Discrete Mathematics and Cryptography – will help you gain deeper understanding of advanced mathematics or applications of discrete mathematics to computer science, and develop awareness of the interplay between mathematical disciplines and their relevance to science, computer science and engineering.

The Stevens Advantage

The Algebra and Cryptology Center (ACC) at Stevens is a research center investigating new techniques from computational algebra and their applications in cryptography and cryptanalysis. By studying at Stevens, you will benefit from specialized courses taught by the ACC members and from weekly ACC seminars. Upon completion of the program, you will be well-positioned to pursue a doctoral degree or a career in industry.

More Advantages to our Program

  • Customizable curriculum

  • Broad range of electives

  • Independent study available

  • Thesis and non-thesis options

  • Evening courses available

Concentrations (optional)

  • Discrete Mathematics and Cryptography

Putting You on Track for Professional Success

The mathematics master's program develops in-demand knowledge and skills to put you on track for career success in a variety of roles like:

  • Mathematician

  • Quantitative Analyst

  • Cryptologist

  • Data Security Analyst

  • Further studies in Ph.D. programs

Our graduates have been hired at companies like: Google, Apple, Exxon Mobil, National Security Agency, Standard and Poor's

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