Mathematics Master's Program
DegreeMaster of Science
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 is rooted in pure mathematics, including complex algebra, probability, combinatorial analysis, topology and stochastic processes. But you’ll complement your core coursework with cross-disciplinary research projects, elective courses and opportunities to learn advanced and applied mathematics techniques, such as those currently emerging in data science. The breadth of Stevens’ mathematics master’s program will prepare you for a variety of roles, including quantitative analyst, software developer, data scientist and many more. Our graduates go on to exciting careers with top organizations, such as Google, Apple and the National Security Agency.
The Stevens Advantage
If you seek a career in academia, you can make a seamless transition to the mathematical sciences department’s doctoral program upon completing your master’s degree. If you’d like to go into industry, Stevens’ location 15 minutes from New York City offers you opportunities to network with leaders in some of the world’s largest tech companies and financial institutions—organizations that are constantly on the lookout for highly capable mathematics talent.
More Advantages to our Program
Strong focus in stochastic optimization, partial differential equations, discrete mathematics, and algorithmic and geometric group theory
Evening courses available
We welcome applicants who possess a blend of strong analytical skills and a passion for problem-solving. Applicants should have an undergraduate degree in mathematics; computer science; physical sciences like chemistry, physics or biology; engineering; or social science. Foundational mathematics coursework is strongly recommended. Contact Graduate Admissions for more details.
Bachelor’s degree, with a minimum GPA of 3.0, from an accredited institution
Official college transcripts
Two letters of recommendation
A statement of purpose
TOEFL/IELTS scores (for international students)
A competitive GRE or GMAT score*
*GRE/GMAT is not required for part-time students.
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:
Our graduates have been hired at: Google, Apple, Exxon Mobil, National Security Agency, Standard and Poor's