MAT - Math

MAT 031  Developmental Basic Mathematics  (3-0-3)  

(This course is currently inactive and not being offered)

Prerequisite: Placement into RDG 032 or higher

Note: Credit for this course does not transfer to any four-year college and may not be counted as credit toward any degree. This course includes the study of whole numbers, fractions, decimals, ratios, and proportions. Concepts are applied to real-world problem solving.

MAT 032  Developmental Mathematics  (3-0-3)  

(This course is currently inactive and not being offered)

Prerequisites: MAT 031 or satisfactory math placement, plus placement into RDG 032 or higher

Note: Credit for this course does not transfer to any four-year college and may not be counted as credit toward any degree. This course includes the study of integers, rational numbers, percents, basic statistics measurement, geometry, and basic algebra concepts. Application skills are emphasized.

MAT 100  Introductory College Math (Non-Degree Credit)  (5-0-5)  

Offered Fall, Spring and Summer Semesters

Prerequisite: Placement into RDG 032 or higher

Note: Credit for this course does not transfer to any four-year college and may not be counted as credit toward any degree. This course includes the following topics in an algebraic context: mathematical methods, techniques, ways of thinking and problem solving. Non-degree credit.

MAT 101  Beginning Algebra  3-0-3  

(This course is currently inactive and not being offered)

Prerequisite: MAT 032 or satisfactory math placement, plus placement into RDG 032 or higher

Note: Credit for this course does not transfer to any four-year college and may not be counted as credit toward any degree. This course includes the study of rational numbers and their applications, operations with algebraic expressions, linear equations and applications, linear inequalities, graphs of linear equations, operations with exponents and polynomials, and factoring.

MAT 102  Intermediate Algebra  3-0-3  

(This course is currently inactive and not being offered)

Prerequisite: MAT 100 or MAT 101 or satisfactory math placement, plus placement into RDG 032 or higher

This course includes the study of linear systems and applications; quadratic expressions, equations, functions and graphs; and rational and radical expressions and functions.

MAT 103  Quantitative Reasoning  (3-0-3)  

Offered Fall, Spring and Summer Semesters

Prerequisites: MAT 105 or satisfactory placement, plus placement into ENG 101 or higher

This course is designed to develop quantitative reasoning and critical thinking skills. Topics include logic and computers, probability and statistics, financial mathematics, and additional applications selected to address areas of contemporary interest.

MAT 105  Introduction to College Algebra  (5-0-5)  

Offered Fall, Spring and Summer Semesters

Prerequisite: MAT 100 or MAT 032 or satisfactory placement, plus placement into RDG 032 or higher

This course includes mathematical methods, problem solving, operations with real numbers, variable expressions, polynomials, factoring, solving simple fractional, linear, and quadratic equations and inequalities, graphing, systems of equations and functions.

MAT 109  College Algebra with Modeling  (3-0-3)  

Offered Fall, Spring and Summer Semesters

Prerequisites: MAT 105 or satisfactory placement, plus placement into ENG 101 or higher

This course is an approach to algebra that incorporates mathematical modeling of real data and business applications. Emphasis on linear, quadratic, piece-wise defined, rational, polynomial, exponential and logarithmic functions. Includes inequalities and matrices. (MAT 109 is the preferred college algebra prerequisite course for MAT 130.)

MAT 110  College Algebra*  (3-0-3)  

Offered Fall, Spring and Summer Semesters

Prerequisites: MAT 105 or satisfactory placement, plus placement into ENG 101 or higher

This course includes the following topics: polynomial, rational, logarithmic and exponential functions; inequalities; systems of equations and inequalities; matrices; determinants; and solutions of higher degree polynomials. (MAT 110 is the preferred college algebra prerequisite course for MAT 111.)

MAT 111  College Trigonometry*  (3-0-3)  

Offered Fall, Spring and Summer Semesters

Prerequisites: MAT 109 or MAT 110 or satisfactory placement, plus placement into ENG 101 or higher (The preferred prerequisite is MAT 110)

This course includes the following topics: trigonometric functions; trigonometric identities; solution of right and oblique triangles; solution of trigonometric equations; polar coordinates; complex numbers, including DeMoivre's Theorem; vectors; conic sections; and parametric equations.

MAT 120  Probability and Statistics*  (3-0-3)  

Offered Fall, Spring and Summer Semesters

Prerequisites: MAT 105 or satisfactory placement, plus placement into ENG 101 or higher

This course includes the following topics: introductory probability and statistics, including organization of data, sample space concepts, random variables, counting problems, binomial and normal distributions, central limit theorem, confidence intervals and test hypothesis for large and small samples; types I and II errors; linear regression; and correlation.

MAT 130  Elementary Calculus*  (3-0-3)  

Offered Fall, Spring and Summer Semesters

Prerequisites: MAT 109 or MAT 110 or satisfactory placement, plus placement into ENG 101 or higher (The preferred prerequisite is MAT 109)

This course includes the following topics: differentiation and integration of polynomials; rational, logarithmic and exponential functions; and interpretation and application of these processes.

MAT 140  Analytical Geometry and Calculus I*  (4-0-4)  

Offered Fall, Spring and Summer Semesters

Prerequisites: MAT 111 or satisfactory placement, plus placement into ENG 101 or higher

This course includes the following topics: derivatives and integrals of polynomial, rational, logarithmic, exponential, trigonometric and inverse trigonometric functions; curve sketching; maxima and minima of functions; related rates; work; and analytic geometry.

MAT 141  Analytical Geometry and Calculus II*  (4-0-4)  

Offered Fall, Spring and Summer Semesters

Prerequisites: MAT 140, plus placement into ENG 101 or higher

This course includes the following topics: continuation of calculus of one variable, including analytic geometry, techniques of integration, volumes by integration and other applications; infinite series, including Taylor series and improper integrals.

MAT 155  Contemporary Mathematics  (3-0-3)  

Offered Fall, Spring and Summer Semesters

Prerequisites: MAT 100 or MAT 032 or satisfactory placement, plus placement into ENG 101 or higher

This course includes techniques and applications of the following topics: properties of and operations with real numbers, elementary algebra, consumer mathematics, applied geometry, measurement, graph sketching and interpretations and descriptive statistics.

MAT 170  Algebra, Geometry and Trigonometry I  (3-0-3)  

Offered Fall, Spring and Summer Semesters

Prerequisites: MAT 100 or MAT 032 or satisfactory placement, plus placement into ENG 101 or higher

This course includes the following topics: elementary algebra, geometry, trigonometry and applications.

MAT 211  Math for Elementary Education I  (3-0-3)  

Offered Fall, Spring and Summer Semesters

Prerequisites: MAT 105 or satisfactory placement, plus placement into ENG 101 or higher

This course includes the following topics: logic, set theory, properties of and operations on counting numbers, integers, rational numbers and real numbers.

MAT 212  Math for Elementary Education II  (3-0-3)  

Offered Fall, Spring and Summer Semesters

Prerequisites: MAT 211, plus placement into ENG 101 or higher

This course includes the following topics: basic algebra, introductory geometry, probability and statistics.

MAT 215  Geometry  (3-0-3)  

Offered Fall, Spring and Summer Semesters

Prerequisites: MAT 105 or satisfactory placement, plus placement into ENG 101 or higher

This course includes the following topics: Euclidean geometry of points, lines, triangles, circles and polygons; right triangle trigonometry; and analytical geometry of the straight line. (This course is designed primarily for elementary teachers.)

MAT 220  Advanced Statistics  (3-0-3)  

Offered Fall, Spring and Summer Semesters

Prerequisites: MAT 120, plus placement into ENG 101 or higher

This course includes the following topics: estimation of parameters; formulation and testing of hypotheses; multiple and non-linear regression; correlation; contingency tables; analysis of variance; special distributions; introduction to non-parametric statistics.

MAT 230  Basic Multivariable Calculus  (3-0-3)  

Offered Summer Semester

Prerequisites: MAT 130 or higher, plus placement into ENG 101 or higher

This course includes the following topics: partial derivatives; extrema problems; multiple integration; continuous probability distributions; difference equations; and management and economic applications.

MAT 240  Analytical Geometry & Calculus III*  (4-0-4)  

Offered Fall, Spring and Summer Semesters

Prerequisites: MAT 141, plus placement into ENG 101 or higher

This course includes the following topics: multivariable calculus, including vectors; partial derivatives and their applications to maximum and minimum problems with and without constraints; line integrals; multiple integrals in rectangular and other coordinates; and Stokes’ and Green’s theorems.

MAT 242  Differential Equations*  (4-0-4)  

Offered Fall, Spring and Summer Semesters

Prerequisites: MAT 141, plus placement into ENG 101 or higher

This course includes the following topics: solution of linear and elementary non-linear differential equations by standard methods with sufficient linear algebra to solve systems; applications; series; Laplace transform; and numerical methods.