Mathematics is the abstract study of pattern and structure. Areas of mathematics include arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, and various other theoretical and applied subjects. Mathematics is the foundation for many fields of study, including biological, physical, computer, behavioral, and social sciences, as well as engineering. Students may take mathematics courses to prepare for a mathematics major, to meet prerequisites in related disciplines, or to fulfill general education requirements.
Career options for mathematics majors include actuary, accountant, mathematician, statistician, teacher, and work in various computer-related fields.
Academic Programs in Mathematics
The academic maps will give you an idea of the classes you need to take. However, please meet with a counselor to personalize your education plan.
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- Math Support Courses: Learn about Math Support Courses designed to increase student success.
- Math Learning Center (MLC): Access free online tutoring (both drop-in and scheduled appointments) in Mathematics, Statistics, and Philosophy 110 courses.
- Tutoring & Academic Support Center (TASC): Take a free Student Success Workshop or receive academic assistance free of charge.
- Bridge to Success: Gain intenstive and accelerated review of Intermediate Algebra concepts to prepare for success in Math 115 or 126.
- AMATYC contest
- Testing and prerequisites
- What to take after Math 64
- Open online courses in Mathematics
- Math videos by Julie Harland
- Math videos by Shannon Myers
- Math Club
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