Transfer Programs

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.

Program Requirements: 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.
ELE9
9

Computer/Information Literacy Electives:  ITE 115, ITE 119

Computer/Information Literacy Elective 3 0 3
ENG 111 College Composition I 3 0 3
MTH 263 Calculus I 4 0 4
SOC 2001
1

Social Science Electives:  ECO 201, ECO 202, GEO 200 GEO 210 , PLS 135 PLS 136 , PSY 200, PSY 215 PSY 216 , PSY 230 , SOC 200, SOC 215 

Principles of Sociology 3 0 3
SDV 10011
11

Orientation Electives:  SDV 100, SDV 101, SDV 104, SDV 108, SDV 110

*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.

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 121, HIS 122 

History 3 0 3
ENG 112 College Composition II 3 0 3
MTH 264 Calculus II 4 0 4
MTH 266 Linear Algebra 3 0 3
PSY 2001 Principles of Psychology 3 0 3
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 16 0 16
Second Year

Third Semester

Course Number Course Title Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Course Cr.
ENG 2424
4

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

Survey of American Literature II 3 0 3
Elective7
7

Health or PED 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, ITP 120, CSC 201, or a mathematics or computer programming course as approved by the division.

Math/Programming 3 0 3
MTH 265 Calculus III 4 0 4
PHY 2413
3

Lab Science Electives:  BIO 101, BIO 102, CHM 111, CHM 112, CHM 260, GOL 105 GOL 106, PHY 201 PHY 202, PHY 241 and PHY 242 

University Physics I 3 3 4
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 14 3 15

Fourth Semester

Course Number Course Title Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Course Cr.
CST 10010
10

Communication Electives:  CST 100, CST 110

Principles of Public Speaking 3 0 3
Elective5
5

Humanities Electives:  ART 101, CST 151, HUM 201, HUM 260, MUS 121, PHI 101, PHI 220, REL 230 

Humanities/Fine Arts 3 0 3
MTH 267 Differential Equations 3 0 3
Elective6
6

Transfer Electives:  CSC 201, ECO 201, EDU 200, MTH 245, PHI 101  or other transfer electives as approved by the division.

Transfer 3 0 3
PHY 2423 University Physics II 3 3 4
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 15 3 16
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