Department of Applied Mathematics


View Illinois Tech’s nationally ranked, well-regarded applied mathematics programs.

View All applied mathematics degree Programs


Bachelor’s Programs

Illinois Tech’s rigorous applied mathematics and statistics B.S. programs prepare you to respond to problems in science, engineering, and society. Many students choose to double major in another discipline—for example, computer science or psychological science—and to conduct research.

Applied Mathematics (B.S.)

Data Science (B.S.)

Statistics (B.S.)

Accelerated Master’s Degrees

The Accelerated Master’s Program allows you to complete both your bachelor’s and master’s degrees in as few as five years.

Accelerated Master’s Degrees

Master’s Programs

Our master of science and professional master’s degrees in applied mathematics prepare you for the challenges of Ph.D. coursework and research, or for a successful career in a wide range of industries. Some programs are offered jointly with Illinois Tech’s computer science department or business school.

Applied Mathematics (M.S.)

Applied Mathematics (M.A.S.)

Computational Decision Science and Operations Research (M.S.)

Data Science (M.A.S.)

Ph.D. Program

The Doctor of Philosophy in Applied Mathematics will prepare you for a career in industrial research or academia, and enable you to make a significant contribution to the field of applied mathematics.

Ph.D. Program


A minor in a mathematics discipline will enhance your knowledge with skills that are a great complement to many fields in business, industry, research, and government.