The mathematics major offers a foundation for further study in mathematics and other mathematics-related fields. The emphasis of the program is to prepare the students for transfer to four-year institutions.
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Bachelor’s Degree or higher required.
Bachelor Degree normally recommended.
The Associate in Science degree in Mathematics offers a solid foundation for further study in mathematics and other mathematics related fields. The primary emphasis of the mathematics major program is to prepare the students for transfer to four-year institutions. Students should consult the catalog of the transfer school being considered for specific requirements.
The Program-level Student Learning Outcomes (PSLOs) below are outcomes that students will achieve after completing specific degree / certificate requirements in this program. Students will:
- Use appropriate theorems, formulas, and algorithms to solve mathematical problems from algebra, trigonometry, calculus and geometry.
- Use appropriate technology to solve problems requiring mathematics.
- Formulate, analyze, and differentiate mathematical functions numerically, graphically and symbolically and transition between these representations.
- Communicate the mathematical process and assess the validity of the solution.
Associate Degree Major Requirements
|MATH-180||Analytic Geometry and Calculus I||5|
|MATH-280||Analytic Geometry and Calculus II||4|
|Select one of the following:||3-5|
|Mechanics and Waves|
|Introduction to Java Programming|
|Introduction to C++ Programming|
Plus General Education and Elective Requirements