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The Mathematics program is designed for students intending to transfer to a four-year institution. Mathematicians have a variety of career paths to choose from. Some choose teaching where a bachelor’s degree is required for secondary education and a master’s or Ph.D is needed for most post-secondary levels. Others find opportunities with the government or private industry in research and testing services, security commodity exchanges, management and public relations services, or they choose to work for banks, insurance companies, or public utilities. The salary will vary with the type of position accepted. Career Fields: Actuary, Mathematician, Secondary School Teacher, College or University Faculty Member.
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MAT 211 - Calculus I
ENG 105 - Composition I
MAT 217 - Calculus II
ENG 106 - Composition II
MAT 220 - Calculus III
SPC 112 - Public Speaking
MAT 225 - Differential Equations
MAT 227 - Elementary Differential Equations with Laplace
MAT 157 - Statistics
Total Semester Hours Required: 64.0
Upon the successful completion of the program students will:
- Calculate and apply derivatives.
- Calculate and apply integrals.
- Analyze and compute Infinite series and sequences.
- Use vectors to solve application problems.
- Use descriptive and theoretical statistical techniques to solve problems.
- A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree is necessary for employment in this area.
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