Develop your Problem-Solving Expertise

Mathematics students gain the analytical, critical thinking and reasoning skills necessary to begin a career in any high-demand, problem-solving environment. Our rigorous, yet insightful instruction will build your knowledge on foundational mathematical topics to advanced theories and techniques. 

Students may also enjoy connecting with like-minded students in our Mathematics Club, participate in extracurricular mathematics activities and related networking events.

Admission Requirements

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How to apply

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Engaged Learning

Learning by doing. That’s the driving principle behind Engaged Learning at Rider. It’s where theory meets practice, giving you the opportunity to apply the knowledge, skills and insights you’ve gained in the classroom to real-world situations and professional settings.

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Major Requirements

The mathematics major encompasses a broad study in mathematics with a rigorous curriculum featuring advanced coursework in algebra, calculus, geometry and statistics alongside related courses in non-mathematics disciplines. 

A Solution for the Future

Math is everywhere and Rider Mathematics graduates can apply their strong analytical and critical thinking skills to various career paths or deepen their understanding of the discipline through graduate study. 

Common Careers

  • Accounting
  • Actuary
  • Computer programmer
  • Data analyst
  • Mathematics teacher
  • Statistician
  • Software engineer
  • Urban planning and development

Interested in transferring to Rider for mathematics?

Visit the Community College Agreements page to see the community colleges Rider partners with and the courses that transfer for each major.


Mathematics (B.A.)

Ahmad Mojiri

Associate Professor, Department Chair


Science Hall 324B

amojiri [at]


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