Science and Mathematics Department

About the Department

Start with a challenging curriculum, add a laboratory-intensive environment and a talented, dedicated, accessible faculty, and you will multiply your career opportunities exponentially. NTID’s Science and Mathematics Department provides a unique education that reflects the current trends in the application of science and mathematics in the professional world, while preparing you for immediate employment in business, industry and government or graduate school. You get unmatched opportunities for hands-on learning, using some of the most sophisticated classroom, laboratory and equipment available anywhere.

Latest News

  • 1/28/2019

    A revolutionary technique developed by an NTID astrophysicist could allow for a better understanding of the fates of solar systems when their stars cease to shine.

    Jason Nordhaus, an NTID assistant professor of physics and a program faculty member in RIT’s astrophysical sciences and technology Ph.D. program, has developed a system of complex 3D super-computer algorithms able to pinpoint the existence of previously undiscovered planets and celestial bodies associated with dying stars. His research is partially funded by a three-year grant from the NASA/Space Telescope Science Institute. More.