Why Study Mathematical Sciences at NJIT?

Did you know that students who earned Mathematical Sciences degrees at NJIT in recent years have gone onto graduate school and careers at well-known institutions?

  • Te-Sheng Lin (PhD)  is a Marie Curie Experienced Researcher at Loughborough University, UK
  • Jeffrey Pohlmeyer (PhD) is a Postdoctoral Researcher at NJIT
  • Rudrani Banerjee (PhD) is a Researcher at Novartis
  • Xinxian Huang (PhD) is a Postdoctoral Researcher at Georgia Health Sciences University
  • Matt Malej is a Researcher at Navy Research Lab at Stennis Space Center
  • Lianzhe Xu (PhD) is a Biostatistician at Merck
  • Peixin Zhang (PhD) is a Researcher at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Kuan Xu (PhD) is an Algorithm Developer at GE
  • Namrata Patel (BS) is working toward her PhD in Math at Northwestern University
  • Zhuo Jiang (BS) is working toward his PhD in Math at Northwestern University
  • Motolani Olarinre (BS in Math and MS in Computational Biology) is at Intel
  • Xavier Lee (BS) is a  Business Intelligence Analyst at Alterra Capital Services USA LLC
  • Ikemefuna Agbanusi (BS) is working toward his PhD in Math at Boston University
  • Jonathan Lansey (BS) is a Research Engineer at Aptima
  • Kelly Crowe (BS) is an Electronics Technician in the US Navy
  • R. Joshi (BS) is studying Economics in graduate school at Columbia University
  • A. Joseph (BS) is studying Financial Engineering in graduate school at Georgia Tech
  • C. Amurao (BS)  J. Brobbey (BS) and Todd Caskey (BS) are Actuaries at MetLife
  • Megha Billimoria (BS) is an Actuary at New York Life
  • Michael Pallotta (BS) is an Actuary at Prudential
  • Carlos Orozco (BS) works in marketing at Prudential
  • J Wintjen (BS) works at the New York Stock Exchange
  • Y. Liang (BS) works as Data Analyst at Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Falak Naz (BS) is a Senior Actuarial Associate at Prudential Financial
  • Chris Verdon (BS) works in Credit Trading at HSBC
  • Mariana Cassimira (BS) and M. Segal (BS) are Analysts at Goldman Sachs
  • V. Carpenter (BS) is an Actuary at Goldman Sachs

And the list goes on...

Some Well-Known People with Math Degrees

  • Robert Aumann, Nobel Prize Winner in Economics
  • Steve Ballmer, CEO Microsoft
  • Ehud Barak, former Prime Ministr and Defense Minister of Israel
  • Sergey Brin, co-founder and part of the management team at Google
  • David Dinkins, former mayor of NYC
  • Art Garfunkel, folk-rock singer, actor
  • Paul Greengard, Nobel Prize Winner in Physiology or Medicine
  • Dudley Hershbach, Nobel Prize Winner in Chemistry
  • Jeffrey Immelt, CEO at GE
  • Danica McKellar, Actress, Author, Model
  • Jerry McNerney, Congressman
  • David Robinson, former basketball star
  • Alexander Solzhenitsyn, Nobel Prize Winning Author
  • George Smoot, Nobel Prize Winner in Physics
  • Bram Stoker, author of Dracula

For more information about majoring in one of the options for the BS in Mathematical Sciences, contact any one of our advisors.