2023-2024 San Joaquin Delta College Catalog 
    Jul 18, 2024  
2023-2024 San Joaquin Delta College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Program Pathway

Mathematics, AS

The Associate in Science degree in Mathematics provides a foundation for students preparing to transfer to a four-year program in many Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields. Coursework includes a minimum of three semesters of calculus and additional coursework in college-level mathematics and/or closely related fields. Students may choose these additional courses (from an approved list) to best fit their academic and career goals.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate appropriate proficiency with the language of mathematics both through their use of vocabulary and notation and through their ability to understand mathematics written and/or spoken by others.
  2. Demonstrate the necessary foundation in integral and differential calculus to transfer to a four-year institution and achieve a degree in a STEM-related field.
  3. Analyze a situation, choose mathematical constructs best suited to model the situation, and propose an appropriate solution or conclusion.

Major Requirements - Core

Complete 13 units

Major Requirements - Restricted Electives

Area A

Complete 4 units selected from:

Minimum Major Units Required: 20

Complete all courses with a grade of “C” or better.

General Education

Complete one of the following general education patterns:

Students are advised to double-count courses in the major to also satisfy general education when possible. Course subject credit will be awarded in satisfaction of major and lower division general education requirements, but the units will only be counted once in computing the total number of units for the degree.

Minimum Degree Units Required: 60

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