Mathematics and Science/Mathematics - Associate in Science

Curriculum Code: 415

Program Information
This program prepares students for transfer into to baccalaureate programs leading to careers in fields such as mathematician, statistician, stock or financial analyst, economist or research.

When You Graduate
When You Graduate AS programs are primarily designed for students who plan to transfer as juniors at four- year colleges and universities. CCC graduates have obtained bachelor’s degrees and beyond from every college in New Jersey and scores of colleges and universities throughout America. Cumberland has transfer agreements with a number of four-year colleges and universities. As a graduate of a fully accredited community college, your coursework will be received with full credit transfer at most state colleges, public and private universities across the country. The NJ Lampitt bill passed in 2008 by the NJ State legislature assures seamless transfer of credits toward junior standing at NJ state colleges and universities.

Upon completion of this program, student should be able to:
•Use technology effectively in the application of mathematics. •Formulate and solve problems from a mathematical perspective. •Construct clearly written proofs that use correct terminology and cite previous theorems. •Locate, retrieve and critically evaluate mathematical information and information sources. •Demonstrate clear, organized written and oral skills in communicating basic mathematical concepts.


Program Requirements (29)
Credits
PI
141
General Physics I
4
MA
130
Calculus I
4
MA
140
Calculus II
4
MA
111
Discrete Mathematics
4
MA
208
Linear Algebra
4
MA
210
Calculus III
4
MA
220
Differential Equations
4
FS
104
First Year Experience for STEM
1

General Education Requirements (31-33)
Credits
Mathematics/Science Elective*
4
Mathematics/Science/Computer Science Elective*
3-4
Mathematics/Science/Computer Science Elective*
3-4
Diversity Elective
3
History Elective
3
Social Science Elective
3
Humanities or
Social Science Elective
3
Humanities Elective
3
EN
101
English Composition I
3
EN
102
English Composition II
3

Total Credits: (60-62)

*Exclude MA 115. Program Goals or Exit Competencies: Complete Appendix C for additional required information.