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Degree: 
Associate of Arts and Sciences in Science with a Specialization in Mathematics
Length: 
Four-semester (two-year) program
Purpose: 

The Associate of Arts and Sciences Degree Program in Science with a specialization in Mathematics is designed for persons who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a baccalaureate degree program with a major in mathematics, mathematics education, or statistics. This program may also be suitable for students pursing baccalaureate degrees in physics, chemistry, or computer science.

Students are urged to become acquainted with the requirements of the major department in the college or university to which transfer is contemplated and to consult with the Student Services Office of the community college in planning their program and selecting electives. Note the guaranteed admission and articulation agreements referenced in the Admissions section apply only to students who complete the Associate Degree. In addition to the admission requirements established for the college, completion of the Science program requires competency in English and Math Essentials MTE 1-9 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostic tests, or by satisfactorily completing the required MTE units or equivalent.

The following list is a suggested sequence in which students may plan their class schedules to ensure graduation in two years.

First Year
First Semester
Course Number Course Title Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Course Cr.
ENG 111 College Composition I 3 0 3
ITE 115 or CSC 155 Introduction to Computer Applications & Concepts or Computer Concepts and Applications 3 0 3
MTH 263 Calculus I 4 0 4
SOC 2001
1

Social Science Electives:  ECO 201, ECO 202, PLS 211, PSY 200, SOC 200

Principles of Sociology 3 0 3
SDV 100 College Success Skills 1 0 1
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 14 0 14
Second Semester
Course Number Course Title Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Course Cr.
Elective2
2

History Electives:  HIS 101, HIS 102,  HIS 121, HIS 122.

History 3 0 3
ENG 112 College Composition II 3 0 3
PSY 2001 Principles of Psychology 3
MTH 264 Calculus II 4 0 4
Elective5
5

Humanities Electives:  ART 101 , CST 151 , HUM 100 ,HUM 260 , PHI 101

Humanities/Fine Arts 3 0 3
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 13 0 16
Second Year
Third Semester
Course Number Course Title Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Course Cr.
Elective3
3

Science General Electives:  BIO 101, BIO 102, CHM 11 , CHM 112; PHY 241 and PHY 242 are recommended

Lab Science 3 3 4
Elective7
7

Health or Physical Education Elective:  HLT 116 , PED 107 PED 109 , PED 111 , PED 147

Health/Physical Education 1 0 1
Elective8
8

Courses may be chosen from MTH 167, MTH 245 , MTH 286 , ITP 120, CSC 201, or a mathematics or computer programming course as approved by the division.

*Requirements of four-year institutions may vary. Students should consult a counselor or their academic advisor to select electives that will satisfy baccalaureate major requirements. In addition, they should confirm with the college or university to which they plan to transfer that they will receive credit at the four-year institution

Math/Programming 3 0 3
MTH 265 Calculus III 4 0 4
Elective4
4

Literature Electives:  ENG 241 , ENG 242 , ENG 243 , ENG 244

Literature 3 0 3
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 14 3 15
Fourth Semester
Course Number Course Title Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Course Cr.
MTH 267 Differential Equations 3 0 3
Elective3 Lab Science 3 3 4
Elective6
6

Transfer Electives:  CSC 201 , ECO 201 , EDU 200 , MTH 245 , PHI 101

Transfer 3 0 3
CST 110 Introduction to Communication 3 0 3
MTH 266 Linear Algebra 3 0 3
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 15 3 16
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