Mathematics

This degree is designed for students who wish to major in mathematics and plan to transfer to four-year institutions. It is appropriate for students interested in engineering, physics or other physical sciences. Electives should be selected based on the student’s interest and the requirements of the transfer institution or technician-level vocation opportunities.

For information, contact area coordinator, Michele Leacott, at (609)343-5044 or mleacott@atlantic.edu.

Upon completion of this program students will be able to:

  • Differentiate and integrate algebraic and transcendental functions. (This includes partial differentiation and double/triple integrals.);
  • Solve first order differential equation and second order differential equations;
  • Apply the concept of a limit to appropriate mathematical constructs;
  • Analyze and solve mathematical problems objectively;
  • Transfer to four-year institution to a mathematics program;
  • Use inductive and deductive reasoning skills needed for theoretical and applied mathematics;

(MATM-Fall 2022)

General Education Courses

When a course is not specified, refer to the list of approved General Education courses.

Communication

Course #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
9

Mathematics-Science-Technology

Course #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
12

Social Science

Course #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
3

Humanities

Course #
Title
Credits
Choose: ARTS103, ARTS108, ARTS109, ARTS115, DANC170, MUSC100 or THEA110 (3 credits)  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
6

Program Requirements

Course #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
24

Program Electives

Course #
Title
Credits
Choose a minmum of 6 credits from the following: CHEM110, CHEM111, CISM159, ECON110, ECON210, or Liberal Arts Elective  +
6
Sub-Total Credits
6

Technological Competency: 0-4 Credits

(Is fulfilled with CISM125, CISM132, testing or reviewed departmental portfolio.)

Total credits:
60

Recommended sequence of courses:

First Semester

Course #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
15

Third Semester

Course #
Title
Credits
Program Elective Course (3 credits)  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
14

Fourth Semester

Course #
Title
Credits
Choose: ARTS103, ARTS108, ARTS109, ARTS115, DANC170, MUSC100 or THEA110 (3 credits)  +
3
Program Elective Course (3 credits)  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
14

Overview

Program

Mathematics

Type

Associate in Science