Mathematics (MATH)

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MATH 12 Mathematical Problem Solving 3 Credits

Mathematical modeling and basic algebra, including fractions and decimals, algebraic expressions and functions, and systems of linear equations and inequalities. Problem solving methods and strategies will be emphasized, as well as success skills such as study skills, time management, and note-taking. (This course does not carry UWP degree credit.)
Components: Class
Typically Offered: Fall/Spring

MATH 15 Intermediate Algebra 3 Credits

Fundamental operations, factoring, fractions, equations, functions, graphing, exponents and radicals, linear equations, systems of equations, inequalities, polynomials, rational expressions, and quadratics. (This course does not carry UWP degree credit.)
Components: Class
Prereqs/Coreqs: P: MATH 10 or MATH 12 with a "C-" or better or mathematics proficiency level of 10 or above
Typically Offered: Fall/Spring/Summer

MATH 1530 College Algebra 3 Credits

Equations and inequalities, functions and their graphs, polynomial and rational functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, complex numbers, systems of equations. This course is equivalent to the first half of Math 2450. Students will not receive credit for both Math 1530 and Math 2450.
Components: Class
Prereqs/Coreqs: P: MATH 15 with a grade of "C-" or better or mathematics proficiency level of 15 or above. (MATH 1530 and MATH 2530 may not be taken concurrently)
Typically Offered: Fall/Spring/Summer

MATH 1730 Mathematics of Finance 3 Credits

Simple and compound interest, annuities, amortization, depreciation, valuation of securities, and bonds.
Components: Class
GE: Math competency
Prereqs/Coreqs: P: MATH 10 or MATH 12 or MATH 15 with a C- or better or mathematics proficiency level of 10 or above
Typically Offered: Fall/Spring/Summer

MATH 1830 Elementary Statistics 3 Credits

An introduction to statistical analytical methods including graphing distributions, numerical summaries, linear regression and correlation, the normal distribution, confidence intervals and hypothesis tests for means and proportions, analyzing two-way tables, and analysis of variance. Minitab will be used throughout the course.
Components: Class
GE: Math competency
Prereqs/Coreqs: P: MATH 10 or MATH 12 or MATH 15 with a C- or better or mathematics proficiency level of 10 or above
Typically Offered: Fall/Spring/Summer