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Mathematics

Associate of Science Degree

Math plays a huge role in our lives. As a mathematician, you can make lasting contributions to society by helping solve problems in such diverse fields as medicine, management, economics, government, computer science, physics, psychology, engineering and social science.
Our mathematics program is characterized by a balance between theory and application. Appropriate technology is integrated at all levels of the curriculum. Employment of math occupations is projected to grow 28% from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for most occupations, resulting in about 42,900 new jobs. Businesses will need mathematicians to analyze the increasing volume of digital and electronic data. Math occupations had a median annual wage of $80,270 in May 2014, which was higher than the median annual wage for all occupations of $35,540. For more information, click here for US Department of Labor Statistics for mathematicians.

Students look at a computer screen in mathematica class

Program Requirements

Course Credits
Calculus I 5
Calculus II 5
Calculus III 5
Applied Differential Equations 3
College Physics I 4
College Physics II 4
Math Major Seminar 2

Electives

Course Credits
General Biology I 4
General Biology II 4
General Chemistry I 4
General Chemistry II 4
Organic Chemistry I 4
Organic Chemistry II 4
Intro to Computer Science  4
Computer Science I 4
Statistics 3
Intro to Geographic Info Systems 4
Math Applications for Business 4
Fundamentals of Statistics 4
General Electives 3

General Ed. Requirements

Students must complete general education requirements that will provide students a general knowledge to help them complete a degree at CWC.

Course Credits
Writing Level I 3
Writing Level II 3
American & Wyoming Government 3
Arts 3
Humanities 3
Oral Communications 3
Social Science 3
University Studies 1

Meet your professors

Michael Bostick
Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Passionate about math, Mike Bostick, enjoys teaching math and helping students comprehend and solve tough math concepts.

Jennifer Kellner
Instructor of Mathematics

Jennifer Kellner...