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Associate of Science General Transfer - Mathematics Pathway

Associate of Science General Transfer - Mathematics Pathway

This program is available at the Springfield - Leffel Lane location.

The Math Pathway of the Associate of Science General Transfer degree emphasizes transfer preparation for pursuing a bachelor's degree in mathematics or statistics.  The skill sets acquired through a degree focused in mathematics or statistics are applicable to many careers where students can:

  • Use advanced mathematical and analytical methods to help solve complex issues
  • Analyze data and apply computational techniques to solve problems
  • Apply algorithms to models predicting outcomes
  • Design and implement database structures
  • Teach mathematics and statistics
  • Become an actuary

An Associate of Science degree provides the foundational knowledge and skills in general education that are often required to pursue a Bachelor’s degree.  Courses in this pathway focus on mathematics and statistics include College Algebra, Calculus, and Statistics.  The curriculum is designed to prepare students for seamless transfer into a Bachelor of Science program, particularly at state institutions in Ohio.

Career Information

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Outcomes and Curriculum

Upon completion of an Associate of Science degree in Mathematics a graduate will be able to:

  • Write clearly and accurately in a variety of contexts and formats.
  • Speak clearly and accurately in a variety of contexts and formats.
  • Use critical thinking and problem solving to draw logical conclusions.
  • Use numerical data to solve problems, explain phenomena and make predictions.
  • Successfully transfer to a baccalaureate degree program.
Course Title Credits
Fall
ENG 1111 English I 3
MTH 2200 Calculus I 5
PHL 2000 Critical Thinking 3
PSY 1111 Introduction to Psychology 3
FYE 1100 College Success 1
 
Spring
ENG 1112 English II 3
MTH 2220 Calculus II 5
ECO 1100 General Economics 3
PHY 1100 Fundamentals of Physics 4
 
Fall
MTH 2242 Multivariable Calculus 5
ENG 1600 Introduction to Literature 3
COM 1120 Public Speaking I 3
-- First Course Group 1 or 2 * 4
-- Second Course Group 1 or 2 * 4
 
Spring
MTH 2430 Differential Equations 4
PLS 2300 Introduction to International Relations 3
-- Third Course Group 1 or 2 * 3
-- Matrix Algebra (course sharing)** 3
 
  Total credit hours 62
*Students may choose one of two sets of courses depending on which bachelor degree pursuing: Option 1 for transfer to a Bachelor of Arts includes SPN 1111, SPN 1112, BIO 1420 (10 credits) Option 2 for transfer to a Bachelor of Science includes PHY 2501, PHY 2502, PHL 2100 (13 credits)

**Not currently offered at Clark State.  Consult academic advisor for course sharing options.

All students pursuing the Associate of Science degree are required to complete at least nine credit hours in courses numbered 2000 or higher. These classes are taken as a part of the requirements within the concentration or elective area.

In recognition of the growing importance of global awareness, the Associate of Science degree requires students to take at least four courses with significant international content. Courses meeting this requirement are identified in the College catalog and are fulfilled as a part of the requirements within the concentration or elective area.

Transfer Information

Students seeking a transfer degree should plan the details of their program of study at Clark State according to the requirements of the transfer institution. Transfer institutions make the determination in acceptance of credit. The student should consult their academic advisor and the intended transfer institution when planning a schedule of classes.

Pathway options for transferability to other state institutions is available at https://transfercredit.ohio.gov/students/student-programs/ogtp

Questions? We're here to help!

Jon Kuehnle Assistant Professor, Mathematics

937.328.6140 kuehnlej@clarkstate.edu