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Applied Mathematics Master's Program

Program Details


Master of Science


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Both established companies and startups are actively seeking experts in applied mathematics who can formulate and solve problems on a global scale. You are well-positioned with an Applied Mathematics Master’s degree from Stevens.

The applied mathematics master’s program prepares you for careers in science, engineering and business where advanced methods in differential equations, nonlinear optimization, statistics, and computational mathematics play a significant role in technology development and innovation. 

Leverage one of our three concentrations for a deep understanding in either differential equations, optimization of stochastic systems, or data science, giving you an edge in careers at the interface between mathematics and applications in science, engineering and business — or a launchpad for a future Ph.D.

The Stevens Advantage

Stevens’ Hoboken, N.J., location places students just across the river from Manhattan, home to the corporate headquarters for many large companies and a thriving tech startup community. From financial services to pharmaceuticals to next-generation tech, these employers constantly seek highly skilled talent and often turn to Stevens as a source for new hires.

More Advantages to our Program

  • Customizable curriculum

  • Independent study available

  • Interdisciplinary electives options

  • Research credit available

  • Thesis and non-thesis options

  • Coursework for strong mathematical foundation


  • Differential Equations

  • Optimization of Stochastic Systems

  • Data Science

Putting You on Track for Professional Success

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

  • Research Scientist

  • Data Scientist

  • Operations Researcher

  • Quantitative Analyst

  • Investment Analyst

  • Finance Analyst

  • Research and Development Engineer

  • Modeling Engineer

  • Applied Mathematician

  • Further studies in Ph.D. programs

Our graduates are been hired at companies like: Facebook, Honeywell, Humboldt University, Rutgers University, University of North Carolina, Yale University

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