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The mathematics department offers courses to prepare the student for advanced work, courses required in other programs, and courses that contribute to a general studies program.
Twenty or more credits may be earned toward a major in mathematics.
All initial placement in mathematics is established by the appropriate ACT or COMPASS exam score.
Credit by examination may be awarded if the procedures as described under “Credit by Examination” are followed.
A grade of “C” or better must be attained in a mathematics course in order for it to qualify as a prerequisite for another mathematics course.
General education coursework can be completed from within or outside of the major field of study.
The normal length of this program is two academic years at 17-19 credit hours per semester.
To obtain a degree in mathematics, a student must obtain a grade of “C” or better in all major requirements.
A minimum of 60 approved semester credits are required for graduation. For specific graduation requirements see “Academic Information ” and “Degree Requirements .”
Only courses numbered 1000 or above can be used toward the Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Business, Associate of Fine Arts, Associate of Applied Science and Associate Degree in Nursing.