The Department of Mathematical Sciences consists of faculty grouped into four broad areas: pure and applied mathematics, physics, math education, and statistics. Our department offers bachelor’s degrees in Mathematics and Physics with different areas of specialization. Masters degrees in Mathematics, Mathematics Education, and Statistics are also offered. There are even combined BS/MS programs to get both a bachelor’s and master’s degrees in less time. For educators looking for a competitive advantage teaching mathematics, we offer a PhD in Mathematics Education.
Mathematical Sciences News and Events

Montclair State LIGO group exhibits at North East Astronomy ForumThe exhibit booth illustrated concepts related to gravity, gravitational waves, the detector technology, and the recent LIGO discoveries.Tuesday April 24, 2018

Physics students present results at American Physical SocietyThe annual meeting focuses on the fields of gravitational physics, astrophysics, and nuclear and particle physics.Tuesday April 24, 2018

An overview of intellectual propertyThe Physics Club welcomed David Postolski, a local IP and Patent attorney at Gearhart Law.Monday April 23, 2018

Teaching Middle Grades Mathematics Certificate and MA ProgramsThe Department of Mathematical Sciences at Montclair State University offers two graduate programs in Teaching Middle Grades Mathematics.Wednesday April 4, 2018