Mathematics Emphasis (AA Degree A8989)

Degree A8989
An emphasis in Mathematics provides the student with an understanding of college level mathematics. In addition to the foundational calculus courses, students may select from computer science programming options.

This degree requires the completion of General Education coursework plus the following:

Required Courses

Course Prefix Course Name Units
Choose a minimum of 18 units from the following with at most two CSCI courses:18
College Algebra
Calculus for Business
Precalculus Mathematics
Calculus and Analytic Geometry
Calculus and Analytic Geometry
A Transition to Advanced Mathematics
Calculus and Analytic Geometry
Linear Algebra and Differential Equations
Fundamentals of Computer Science
C++ Language and Object Development
Java Language and Object Oriented Programming
For Area of Emphasis
Total Units18

Recommended Electives

Course Prefix Course Name Units
MATH 100Survey of College Mathematics3
MATH 110Elementary Statistics3
or MATH 110H Elementary Statistics - Honors
MATH 120Finite Mathematics3
CHEM 50General Chemistry I5
or CHEM 50H General Chemistry I - Honors
CHEM 51General Chemistry II5
PHYS 4AEngineering Physics5
PHYS 4BEngineering Physics5
PHYS 4CEngineering Physics5

Math and Computer Science Website 

Guided Pathways of Study Suggested Course Sequence 

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, a student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate critical thinking skills in solving an application problem in the math and computer science courses that the student takes.
  • Analyze success rates for the math courses that are assigned to the AA Degree.

    Review Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for this program.
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