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Associate of Science | Learning Competencies

Associate of Science

First Year

  Course Title Credits
GenEd: CA    Choose from approved Cultural Awareness courses 3
GenEd: CS  COLS 1000 Introduction to College Success: First-Year Seminar 3
GenEd: CW  ENGL 1010*+  English I: Composition 3
GenEd: QR MATH 2200*+• Calculus I 4
GenEd: WY   Choose from approved U.S./Wyoming Constitution courses 3
      Semester Credits 16
  Course Title Credits
  COSC 1010* Introduction to Computer Science 4
  MATH 2205* Calculus II 4
GenEd: CV  CO/M 2010* Public Speaking 3
GenEd: LAB  PHYS 1310* College Physics I 
      Semester Credits 15

Second Year

  Course Title Credits
  MATH 2210* Calculus III 4
  MATH 2250* Elementary Linear Algebra (Fall Only) 3
    Choose from approved elective courses 3
    Choose from BIOL 1010*, CHEM 1000*, CHEM 1020*,
COSC 1030*, GEOL 1100*, or PHYS 1320*
      Semester Credits 14
  Course Title Credits
  MATH 2310* Applied Differential Equations 3
  MATH 2800*  Mathematics Major Seminar 2
    Choose from approved elective courses 3
GenEd: AA    Choose from approved Aesthetic Analysis courses 3
GenEd: STEM STAT 2010* -OR- Statistical Concepts – Business 4
GenEd: STEM STAT 2050* -OR- Fundamentals of Statistics 4
GenEd: STEM STAT 2070* Introductory Statistics for the Social Sciences 4
      Semester Credits 15

Total Credits: 60

*This course has at least one prerequisite. Check the Course Descriptions section of the catalog to see the course prerequisites.

+If the placement test score is not adequate for course enrollment, students must complete the appropriate developmental course(s) before enrolling. These courses may increase the total number of program credits. Students should review their math and writing placement with their advisor before planning out their full program schedules.

• If the student places into a higher level math or has completed a higher level math than required by the program, the student may request program applicable course substitutions in consultation with their advisor and faculty to fulfill the remaining credits needed to complete the degree.

Learning Competencies

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  1. Effectively communicate mathematically and statistically through written, oral, symbolic, and visual forms of expression.
  2. Use appropriate mathematical models to solve real-world application problems.
  3. Prepare logic arguments and use them to prove mathematical theorems.
  4. Apply a range of techniques effectively to solve problems in mathematics and the applications of mathematics, including theory, deduction, approximation, and simulation.