Choosing your math course

Whether you are registering for math courses without the guidance of a High School Counselor or you are home-schooled, we’ve made it easy to ensure that you are enrolling in the correct math courses as a dual enrollment student.

Please note that placement testing may be required before registering for a math class and transfer of credits to a four-year institution depends on the eligibility requirements of the institution.

Have questions or need help? Contact us at 215-641-6671 or email admissions@mc3.edu.

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Pursuing an associate's degree (2-year) at Montco

If you are seeking an associate's degree from Montco after high school, we recommend choosing a math course[1] identified with your intended program of interest.

Business

Accounting: ACC-110
Business Administration: MAT-130; MAT-140; MAT-142
Management: ACT-110
Marketing: MAT-106A*; MAT-130*; MAT-131*; ACC-110*
Office Management: ACC-110
Organizational Leadership: MAT-106A*; MAT-130*; MAT-131*; ACC-110*


Creative Arts

Fine Arts: MAT-106A
Mass Media Production: MAT-106A*; MAT-130*; MAT-131*
Media Studies: MAT-106A*; MAT-130*; MAT-131*
Music: Any math except MAT-103A or MAT-108
Sound Recording and Music Technology: Any math, 3 credits or more
Theatre Arts: Any math, except MAT-103A


Culinary & Hospitality

Baking & Pastry Arts: ACC-110
Culinary Arts: ACC-110
Tourism and Hospitality Management: MAT-106A*; ACC-110*


Education

Education in the Early Years: MAT-103A; MAT-104*; MAT-106A*
Education in the Middle Years: Any math, except ACC-110
Secondary Education: Any math, except ACC-110; MAT-103A, MAT-104


Engineering & Technology

Computer Science: MAT-125; MAT-130; MAT-190
Electrical Engineering Science: MAT-190; MAT-201; MAT-202; MAT-223
Electrical Engineering Technology: MAT-161; MAT-162
Mechanical Engineering Technology: MAT-161; MAT-162
Mechanical Engineering Science: MAT-190; MAT-201; MAT-202; MAT-223
Nanofabrication Engineering Technology: MAT-161; MAT-162
Computer Networking-Cybersecurity: Any math, 3 credits or more
Computer Networking-Network Administration: Any math, 3 credits or more
Information Technology: Any math, 3 credits or more
Mobile Applications: Any math, 3 credits or more
Web Design: Any math, 3 credits or more
Web Development: Any math, 3 credits or more


Health

Dental Hygiene: No math requirement
Exercise Science and Wellness: MAT-106A*; MAT-130*
Health & Fitness Professional: MAT-106A*; MAT-130*
Health Services Management: ACC-110
Medical Laboratory Technician: No math requirement
Nursing: MAT-106A
Physical Therapist Assistant: MAT-106A
Radiography: MAT-100A*; MAT-106A*
Surgical Technology: No math requirement


Liberal Studies

History: MAT-106A*; MAT-140*; MAT-190*
Liberal Studies: Any math, 3 credits or more


Public & Social Services

Addictions: Any math, 3 credits or more
Child, Youth and Family Services: Any math, 3 credits or more
Criminal Justice: MAT-106A
Human Services: Any math, 3 credits or more
Human Services - Gerontology: Any math, 3 credits or more
Psychology: MAT-106A; MAT-130
Public Health: MAT-131


Science & Math

Biotechnology (transfer): MAT-161
Biotechnology (career ready): MAT-100A; MAT-130*; MAT-131*
Life Sciences: MAT-130; MAT-190
Mathematics: MAT-190; ACC-201; MAT-202; MAT-220*; MAT-223*
Physical Sciences: MAT-190; ACC-201


[1] Courses may have prerequisites. Review course descriptions and prerequisites online.
*Take any one

Pursuing a bachelor's degree (4-year)

If you are seeking a bachelor's degree from a four-year institution, we recommend choosing a math course identified within your intended area of study.

Arts and Humanities

Programs such as art, music, theatre, communications, etc.

  • MAT-106A

Business

Programs such as accounting, marketing, management, economics, human resources, etc.

  • MAT-100A
  • MAT-130**
  • MAT-140**
  • MAT-142**

Education

Education in the Early Years (pre-K to 4th grade)

  • MAT-103A
  • MAT-104

Education in the Middle Years or Secondary Education:
If you are interested in teaching 4th to 12th grade, please work with an academic advisor to make your selection.


Health Sciences

Programs such as nursing, pre-health sciences, etc.

  • MAT-106A
  • MAT-130**

Social Sciences

Programs such as criminal justice, history, psychology, social work, etc.

  • MAT-106A

STEM

Programs such as biology, chemistry, physics, engineering, computer science, math, etc.

  • MAT-100A
  • MAT-161**
  • MAT-162**
  • MAT-190**

**These courses have prerequisites.

Placement testing may be required before registering for a math class
Transfer of these credits to a four-year institution is dependent on the requirements of the institution