Mathematics AA

The Mathematics program is designed to meet the transfer requirements of four-year colleges and universities for the many disciplines that require a strong mathematics background. These disciplines include: Computer and Information Science; Business and Economics; Science and Engineering; Statistics, Actuarial Science and Operations Research; Mathematics and Education; Medicine and Law.

The program meets the competencies and requirements specified by the Pennsylvania Department of Education’s Transfer Agreement Oversight Committee (TAOC) for seamless transfer to schools in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE).

Career Pathway

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the program, the graduate will be able to:

  • differentiate algebraic and trigonometric functions.
  • integrate exponential, logarithmic, inverse trigonometric and hyperbolic functions.
  • differentiate vector valued functions.
  • use mathematical modeling.
  • find a matrix P that will orthogonally diagonalize a symmetric matrix A (MAT 220); or 
  • solve a nonhomogeneous linear differential equation by the method of variation of parameters (MAT 223).

Curriculum

First Semester

ENG 101 English Composition I 3
Elective ANT 104, ECO 121, 122, HIS 101, 102, 203, 205, POL 124, PSY 101, SOC 101, or 103 3
MAT 190 Calculus I 4
SPC 120 Public Speaking 3
CIS 111
(16 Credit Hours)
Computer Science I 3

Second Semester

ENG 102 English Composition II 3
MAT 211 Foundations of Mathematical Proof 3
MAT 201 Calculus II 4
Elective MUS 110, ART 101, 102, 103, 111, 121, ENG 221, or 222 3
Elective
(16 Credit Hours)
Elective 3

Third Semester

Elective MUS 110, ART 101, 102, 103, 111, 121, ENG 221, or 222 3
PHY 151 Principles of Physics I 4
MAT 202 Calculus III 4
Elective
(14 Credit Hours)
Elective 3

Fourth Semester

HIS 102 or 205 Elective 3
Elective Elective 3-4
MAT 220 or 223 Linear Algebra or Differential Equations 4
Elective Elective 3
Elective
(15-17 Credit Hours)
Core Goal 10: Exercise and Health Sciences 2-3

TOTAL SEMESTER HOURS CREDIT: 61-63

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