Mathematics

Get halfway to a four-year math degree in Monroe Community College's convenient transfer program.

An associate degree in mathematics from Monroe Community College can be the first half of an equation that adds up to a math bachelor's degree.

Our math associate degree is designed as a transfer program, preparing you to gain admission to a four-year math degree program. Transfer students from Monroe Community College's math program have an excellent track record. Our mathematics associate degree graduates have gone on to earn math bachelor's degrees from prestigious universities nationwide.

Subtract the hassles and high tuition from your math degree program, while adding outstanding professors, great transfer opportunities, and flexible course options.

Our Associate Mathematics Degree Prepares You to Transfer

In the mathematics associate degree program at Monroe Community College, you'll take math courses that are generally equivalent to the first two years of a math bachelor's degree. You'll learn from exceptional math professors who've won numerous awards, with special recognition for their creative use of technology and multimedia. More than a dozen of MCC's math courses are available online, letting you set your own hours.

Upon completing your math associate degree, you'll be ready to transfer directly to a four-year college with junior status, majoring in mathematics, applied mathematics, mathematics education, statistics, or a related field.

We'd love to hear from you. Get in touch with our admissions office at (585) 292-2200 or admissions@monroecc.edu to learn more about the benefits you'll find in Monroe Community College's mathematics associate degree program.

To gain admission to this program, you must have completed MTH 175 (Precalculus) with a grade of C or higher, or high school precalculus with a grade of 83 or higher.

Take the First Step Toward a Bachelor's Degree in Math

Credits from Monroe Community College's two-year mathematics program can transfer to colleges across the country. Our math graduates have gained admission to four-year math programs at universities throughout the country, including prestigious institutions such as:

  • Duke University
  • University of Rochester
  • Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Ohio State University
  • Northeastern University
  • Purdue University
  • St. Bonaventure University
  • Roberts Wesleyan College
  • All SUNY colleges and universities

After earning bachelor's degrees, our math associate degree candidates have gone on to career success with firms such as:

  • Avani Technology Solutions
  • Unisys Corporation
  • Earthlink
  • Canandaigua National Bank
  • Citibank
  • Oracle
  • Netsmart

Contact an admissions counselor today at (585) 292-2200 or admissions@monroecc.edu to learn more about the math associate degree program at Monroe Community College.


MATHEMATICS

A.S. Degree - Transfer Program

Department:Mathematics

School(s): Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM)

CIP Code: 27.0101
MCC Program Code: MC02
NYSED Code (BRI): 33861
NYSED Code (DCC): 33862

100% of this program can be completed online.

This program's design is based on: New MCC General Education

Description
This program is intended for students planning to transfer to a four year college to major in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Statistics, or a related field. The course work in this program is generally equivalent to the first two years of a typical four year program in Mathematics. Successful completion of this program will demonstrate preparation for continued study in Mathematics at the junior or senior level.
Admission to this program requires that the student has completed MTH 175 (Precalculus) with a grade of C or higher, or high school Precalculus with a grade of (B) 83 or higher, or MCC Level 10 Mathematics placement..
Students in this program are encouraged to consult with an advisor in the Mathematics Department.
(Housed in the Mathematics Department)

Program Learning Outcomes
1.Express mathematical ideas in various ways such as symbolically, graphically, numerically, or verbally.
2.Perform mathematical procedures with proficiency.
3.Solve problems by applying appropriate analytical methods.
4.Develop mathematical models for application problems.
5.State mathematical facts or definitions.
6.Formulate mathematical proofs.

Employment Potential
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Requirements for Program Entrance
MTH 175 with a grade of C or higher, or high school Precalculus with a grade of B (83) or higher, or MCC Level 10 Mathematics placement.

Distribution Requirements

Credit Hours
FIRST SEMESTER
ENG 101 College Composition OR
ENG 200 Advanced Composition
3
MTH 210 Calculus I
4
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - THE ARTS (SUNY-A) OR
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - FOREIGN LANGUAGES (SUNY-FL) ELECTIVE
3
SUNY GENERAL ELECTIVE - AMERICAN HISTORY (SUNY-AH) OR
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - SOCIAL SCIENCES (SUNY-SS) ELECTIVE
3
OPEN ELECTIVE*
3
First Semester Total:
16
SECOND SEMESTER
MTH 211 Calculus II
4
MTH 220 Discrete Mathematics
3
PHL 101 Introduction to Philosophy OR
PHL 103 Introduction to Ethics OR
PHL 105 Technology and Values
3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - OTHER WORLD CIVILIZATIONS (SUNY-OWC) OR
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - WESTERN CIVILIZATION (SUNY-WC) ELECTIVE
3
OPEN ELECTIVE*
3
Second Semester Total:
16
THIRD SEMESTER
MTH 212 Calculus III
4
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - NATURAL SCIENCES (SUNY-NS) ELECTIVE**
4
MCC GENERAL EDUCATION - HEALTH AND WELLNESS (MCC-HW) ELECTIVE#
3
OPEN ELECTIVE*
3
Fourth Semester Total:
14
FOURTH SEMESTER
MTH 230 Linear Algebra
4
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - NATURAL SCIENCES (SUNY-NS) ELECTIVE**
4
MCC GENERAL EDUCATION - TECHNOLOGICAL LITERACY (MCC-TL) ELECTIVE***
3-4
OPEN ELECTIVE*
3
Fourth Semester Total:
14-15
TOTAL CREDITS:
60-61
*Mathematics majors are encouraged to consider MTH 225 as an elective after MTH 211 has been completed with a grade of C or higher. Students interested in studying Statistics might consider MTH 160 and MTH 161, although these courses may not be applicable towards a Mathematics major at some four year colleges. Students are advised to check with the institution to which they intend to transfer.
**Choose two of the following: BIO 155, 156; CHE 151, 152; GEO 101, 102; PHY 161, 261; GEG 101 with GEG 100; GEG 111 with GEG 110.
***Mathematics majors are encouraged to consider CSC 101 for this elective.
#Could be 2-credits if student can complete the minimum 60 credits for graduation.

Revised: 8/30/2018
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