Mathematics

Program Level: Pre-Majors/Transfer
Department: Science and Technology
Institute: Science & Technology
College: NLC

What is Mathematics?

Mathematics is the science that deals with the logic of shape, quantity and arrangement. It includes a group of related sciences such as algebra, geometry, and calculus.

What will I learn?

Students who complete the Mathematics Program will be able to:

  • Create a mathematical model for an applied problem
  • Use a model to solve an applied problem
  • Communicate in words the solution to an applied problem using correct units
  • Identify answers that are extraneous or unreasonable within the context of the given problem

What can I do with this course of study?

Successful completion of this curriculum will develop competence in mathematics and provide a firm foundation for students planning advanced study. Classes prepare students for upper-division courses in science, mathematics, engineering and technology.

 What's special about program?

The Mathematics Department has a reputation for producing students who are successful in programs at four year colleges.

courses for students seeking careers in science, mathematics, engineering and technology