Mathematics Associate in Science Degree 2020-2021

(Major #C.6200.AS).

Purpose: To prepare students for transfer into four-year mathematics programs. The major also provides fundamentals background for persons who plan to become systems analysts or computer programmers.

Major requirements (23 units minimum)
A grade of “C” or better is required in the following courses:

Required Core:
Course Course Description Units
MATH 5A Math Analysis I 5
MATH 5B Math Analysis II 4
MATH 6 Math analysis III 5
MATH 17 Differential Equations and Linear Algebra 5
List A – Select one course:
Course Course Description Units
CSCI 40 Programming Concepts and Methodology I 4
ENGR 40 Programming for Scientists and Engineers 4
MATH 11 Elementary Statistics 4
PHYS 2A General Physics I 4
PHYS 4A Physics For Scientists and Engineers 4

Total units for major does not include required general education or pre-requisite courses.

Additional Information

No credit will be given for a course if a student has previously passed (“D” or better grade) a more advanced course in mathematics.

  1. Communicate mathematics with understanding (read, write, listen, and speak).
  2. Use critical thinking and mathematical reasoning to solve a variety of problems.
  3. Apply Mathematical models to real-world situations.
  4. Use technology, when appropriate, to enhance their mathematical understanding, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.
  5. Demonstrate the ability to use symbolic, graphical, numerical, and written representations of mathematical ideas.

Faculty Advisor(s): Choate, Gardner, Glaves, Hickey, Hitchcock, Renwick, Ryan, Shepherd, Somayajulu, Sullivan

2020-2021 Mathematics Associate in Science Degree