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BA, BS, Minor
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Develop the analytical and problem-solving skills from Adelphi’s mathematics department needed to excel at a wide range of professions in mathematics.

Why Earn Your Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics ?

At Adelphi University in New York, you’ll be equipped to launch a well-paid career as a data scientist, statistician, program developer, financial manager or information security analyst—or ready to continue on to graduate studies, expanding your range of career opportunities.

Why Major in Mathematics at Adelphi University in New York?

  • Enjoy one-on-one attention from distinguished faculty in small classes and lab settings.
  • Choose the course of study, BA or BS, that best reflects your career goals, strengths and interests.
  • Graduate ready to launch a rewarding career in the public or private sector, or choose to continue your education and go for an advanced degree.

What Can You Do with a Degree in Mathematics?

You will be equipped to launch a well-paid career as a data scientist, statistician, program developer, financial manager or information security analyst—or go on to graduate study for a wide range of careers.

STEM-Designated Badge
This program is STEM-designated offering specialized training in high-demand fields and eligible international students can extend their OPT to 36 months.
92%* * based on Adelphi University Career Outcomes Survey: Class of 2022
of our baccalaureate graduates say that Adelphi University increased their intellectual curiosity, ability and potential
based on Adelphi University Career Outcomes Survey: Class of 2022

Adelphi’s mathematics program allowed me to discover my full potential as a mathematician. I joined a strong community where faculty members would always encourage students to reach beyond what they thought they were capable of.

Nicholas DeMarco ’19 Mathematics major

Bachelor's Mathematics Degree Options and Tracks

As a student in our mathematics program, you’ll learn to analyze and visualize data, discover patterns and reason logically. Our curriculum incorporates a variety of different learning formats, from lectures to programming practices in a computer lab and individualized research studies. In addition to two undergraduate degree options, we also offer an accelerated dual degree and a joint degree option with Columbia University.

Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Gain a broad understanding of mathematics with a strong liberal arts foundation. This mathematics program is ideal for students interested in math education.

Bachelor of Science (BS)

Develop expertise in several branches of math, then customize your experience with a set of electives. This mathematics program is ideal for students interested in an advanced degree or professional work.

BS/MS Mathematics and Applied Mathematics and Statistics 5-year Program

Graduate with two highly marketable degrees in just five years—and be able to list work experience and a valuable internship on your résumé. You’ll be ready to launch a successful career in cutting-edge fields like statistics, engineering, scientific computing, statistical analysis, mathematical finance, biomedical engineering, mathematical economics, operations research or management science.

Joint Degree Options

Mathematics majors at Adelphi have the opportunity to accelerate their path to a rewarding professional career by completing a joint degree in pre-engineering.

Adelphi’s faculty are committed to providing a personalized educational experience to each student.

Minors in Mathematics

Actuarial Sciences Minor

The actuarial sciences minor provides the theoretical foundations for students interested in a career in the actuarial sciences.

Mathematics Minor

The minor in mathematics is designed to give students a solid foundation in math as well as some experience in the discipline at an advanced level.

Statistics and Data Analytics Minor

This minor provides both the theoretical and applied foundation for students interested in a career in either statistics and/or data analytics.

Scientific Computing Minor

This minor uses advanced computing capabilities to understand and solve complex problems and is a rapidly growing branch of applied computer science and mathematics.

Exceptional Hands-On Learning

In our mathematics programs, you can pursue an original research project, working closely with your professor. You can study and investigate an original problem, develop a formula, create a mathematical model, scrutinize patterns or analyze data—it’s up to you.

NSF Grant Students

The National Science Foundation (NSF) Division of Undergraduate Education has awarded Adelphi University and Principal Investigator Andrea Ward, PhD, associate provost for research and special projects, a $2.49 million grant for the “Ensuring STEM Student Success Through an Integrative Support Program.”

Program Info

Application Requirements

To apply for this program, submit the appropriate application requirements:

Transformative Educational Opportunities

All undergraduate students have the opportunity to apply for the following programs to expand their educational landscape:

  • The Honors College – fostering intellectual perspectives and critical skills
  • Levermore Global Scholars – preparing students to become global thinkers and leaders
  • Study Abroad – providing opportunities to experience another culture and see the world from a new perspective

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