Mathematics and Science - Associate in Science

Curriculum Code: 412

Program Information
This program prepares students for transfer into baccalaureate programs leading to careers in fields in mathematics or sciences such as engineering, secondary education and actuary scientists. The flexibility offered by this option allows for differences in entrance and transferability requirements to these schools.

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:
•Translate quantifiable problems into mathematical terms and solve these problems using mathematical or statistical operations. •Apply calculus to solve problems in mechanics, heat and thermodynamics, waves and oscillations, and fluid dynamics. •Applying the scientific method to analyze a problem, and draw conclusions from data and evidence. •Locate, interpret and critically evaluate appropriate information and information sources pertaining to Mathematics and the Sciences.


Program Requirements (27-29)
Credits
PI
141
General Physics I
4
MA
130
Calculus I
4
MA
140
Calculus II
4
Mathematics/Science/Computer Science Elective*
3-4
Mathematics/Science/Computer Science Elective*
3-4
Mathematics/Science/Computer Science Elective*
4
Mathematics/Science/Computer Science Elective*
4
FS
104
First Year Experience for STEM
1

General Education Requirements (33-35)
Credits
Mathematics/Science Elective*
3
Mathematics/Science Elective*
3
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: (60-64)