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Degree Programs

 

Earn a Associate in Science Degree

MATHEMATICS AS OR AS-T

Required Courses: Units
Math 180 Analytic Geometry & Calculus I 5
Math 280 Analytic Geometry & Calculus II 4
Math 281 Multivariable Calculus 4

 

List A:
Math 284 Linear Algebra 3

 

List B: (select one of the following)
Math 160 Elementary Statistics 4
Math 245 Discrete Math 3
Math 285 Differential Equations 3
PHYC 140 Mechanics of Solids 4
CSIS 293 Intro to Java Programming 4
CSIS 296 Intro to C++ Programming 4
Total Req: 19-20

Plus General Education and Elective Requirements

 

RESOURCES

GROSSMONT COLLEGE AS-T

MATHEMATICS AS-T FOR CSU'S

 

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

"Students studying science or math in college have a higher employment rate and salary than other majors after graduation, according to a report from the Department of Education."

"In fact, a 2014 report from the Department of Education found that college grads with STEM-related (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) degrees earn an average of $65,000, while their nono-STEM counterparts make about $15,000 less."

In his recent book The Jobs Rated Almanac, author Les Krantz ranks 250 jobs according to six criteria: income, stress, physical demands, potential growth, job security, and work environment.  The top ten according to Krantz (all involve extensive knowledge of mathematics):

  • Website Manager
  • Actuary
  • Computer Systems Analyst
  • Software Engineer
  • Mathematician
  • Computer Programmer
  • Accountant
  • Industrial Engineer
  • Hospital Administrator
  • Web Developer



 

 

Last Updated: 04/18/2019
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