Mathematics

MTH15A 3 credits
Math Fast Track
Offers students the chance to improve math placements more than one level in one term. It is designed for students who need to take several math courses before entering a program and who have seen the material before and need to “fill in the gaps." It is offered in a computer lab using computer software that covers material from MTH20 through MTH95 (depending on the math level at which students enter the class and through which they are trying to complete). Each student will be assigned a new math placement determined by inperson, proctored test score(s) at the end of the course. Course is graded on a pass/no pass basis. Course does not transfer.
Prerequisites: Designated placement test score into MTH20, MTH60 or MTH65. Students should be familiar with computers.
Corequisites: Coenrollment in RD90. 
MTH20 4 credits
Prealgebra
Reinforces skills in whole number, fractions, and decimals while introducing computation with rational numbers, exponents, order of operation, and the use of variables, expressions, formulas, and equations. Ratio and proportions, percent, and topics in measurement are also studied. Working with real data, formulas, and applications will be stressed. Course is graded on a pass/no pass basis. Course does not transfer. A scientific calculator is required. There is a significant online component in this class.
Corequisite: RD90 or WR91. 
MTH60 4 credits
Fundamentals of Algebra I
Introduces the study and application of the real numbers, operations with real numbers, exponents, order of operations, mathematical modeling, solving linear equations, methods of problem solving, rates, slope, graphs of lines, equations of lines, and systems of linear equations. Working with real data, formulas, and applications will be stressed. Course is graded on a pass/no pass basis. Course does not transfer. A scientific calculator is required. There is a significant online component in this class.
Prerequisites: MTH20 and RD90 or WR91 or designated placement test scores. 
MTH60R 1 credit
Fundamentals of Algebra I Recitation
Designed for students currently enrolled in MTH60, this optional course provides additional help with the material presented in MTH60, which introduces the study and application of the real numbers, operations with real numbers, exponents, order of operations, mathematical modeling, solving linear equations, methods of problem solving, rates, slope, graphs of lines, equations of lines, and systems of linear equations. Working with real data, formulas, and applications will be stressed. Course is graded on a pass/no pass basis. Course does not transfer.
Prerequisite: MTH20 or designated placement test score.
Corequisite: MTH60. 
MTH63 4 credits
Applied Algebra I
Introduces the use of formulas and equations in an entirely practical and applied context. Topics include mathematical operations with real numbers, measurement, ratios, proportions, percentages, dimensional analysis, order of operations, solving equations numerically and symbolically, Pythagorean theorem, trigonometry, area, perimeter, surface area and volume. Course is graded on a pass/no pass basis. Course does not transfer.
Prerequisites: MTH20 and RD90 or WR91 or designated placement test scores. A scientific calculator is required. 
MTH64 2 credits
Pharmacy Calculations
Teaches the calculations involved in the preparation and administration of pharmacological products. Topics include converting measurements, dosage calculations, dilutions, concentrations, dimensional analysis, flow duration, volume per hour, drip rates, and TPN milliequivalents. Course does not transfer.
Prerequisites: MTH60 or MTH63 or designated placement test scores, and acceptance into the Pharmacy Technician program. 
MTH65 4 credits
Fundamentals of Algebra II
Includes the study and application of exponents, polynomial operations, factoring polynomial expressions, solving polynomial equations, rational expression operations, and solving rational equations. Course is graded A through F. Course does not transfer. A graphing calculator is required. There is a significant online component in this class.
Prerequisite: MTH60 or designated placement test score. 
MTH65R 1 credit
Fundamentals of Algebra II Recitation
Designed for students currently enrolled in MTH65, this optional course provides more help with the material presented in MTH65, including the study and application of exponents, polynomial operations, factoring polynomial expressions, solving polynomial equations, rational expression operations, and solving rational equations. Course is graded on a pass/no pass basis. Course does not transfer.
Prerequisite: MTH60 or designated placement test score.
Corequisite: MTH65. 
MTH95 4 credits
Intermediate Algebra
Concluding the developmental mathematics sequence, MTH95 includes an introduction to the study and application of quadratic, radical, exponential, and logarithmic expressions and functions. Working with real data and the mathematics of curve fitting will be developed using a graphing calculator. Course is graded A through F. Course does not transfer. Graphing calculator required. There is a significant online component in this class.
Prerequisite: MTH65 or designated placement test score. 
MTH95R 1 credit
Intermediate Algebra Recitation
Designed for students currently enrolled in MTH95, this optional course provides more help with the material presented in MTH95, including the study and application of quadratic, radical, exponential, and logarithmic expressions and functions. Working with real data and the mathematics of curve fitting will be developed using the graphing calculator. Graded on a pass/no pass basis. Course does not transfer.
Prerequisite: MTH65 or designated placement test score.
Corequisite: MTH95 
MTH96 4 credits
Applied Algebra II
Introduces the study and application of linear, quadratic, power, exponential, and logarithmic expressions and functions. Working with real data, the mathematics of curve fitting will be developed making extensive use of the graphing calculator. This course concludes the developmental mathematics sequence. Course is graded A through F. Course does not transfer.
Prerequisite: MTH60 or MTH63 or designated placement test score. A TI83 or TI84 graphing calculator is required. 
MTH105 4 credits
Introduction to Contemporary Mathematics
Designed as a transfer mathematics course for students not majoring in science, mathematics, engineering, and other majors requiring significant amounts of algebra. Topics include logic and reasoning, problem solving, geometry, math of finance, counting theory, probability, and statistics. Course is graded A through F.
Prerequisite: MTH95 or MTH96 or designated placement test score. A scientific or graphing calculator is required (instructor will be using the TI83 or TI84 graphing calculator in class). There is a significant online component in this class. 
MTH111 4 credits
College Algebra
First course in the transfer mathematics sequence for science, mathematics, and engineering students, and for general education math credit. Topics include: polynomial and rational functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, systems of equations and conic sections.
Prerequisite: MTH95 or designated placement test score. A graphing calculator is required (instructor will be using the TI83 or TI84 graphing calculator in class). There is a significant online component in this class. 
MTH111R 1 credit
College Algebra Recitation
This is an optional course taken concurrently with MTH111. It is for those students who want more help with the material of MTH111. MTH111R covers a review of MTH95 material, using the graphing calculator, and topics and concepts of particular difficulty presented in the MTH111 class. Course is graded on a pass/no pass basis.
Prerequisites: MTH95 or designated placement test score.
Corequisite: MTH111. 
MTH112 4 credits
Elementary Functions
Second course in the transfer mathematics sequence for science, mathematics, and engineering students, and for general education math credit. Course topics include: radian and degree measures of angles, right triangle and circle trigonometry, identities, graphing and solving trigonometric equations, law of sines and cosines, vectors and parametric equations.
Prerequisite: MTH95 or designated placement test score. A graphing calculator is required (instructor will be using the TI83 or TI84 graphing calculator in class). There is a significant online component in this class.
Corequisite: MTH111. 
MTH112R 1 credit
Elementary Functions Recitation
This is an optional course taken concurrently with MTH112. It is for those students who want more help with the material of MTH112. Covers a review of MTH95 material, using the graphing calculator, and topics and concepts of particular difficulty presented in the Elementary Functions class. Course is graded on a pass/no pass basis.
Prerequisite: MTH95 or designated placement test score.
Corequisite: MTH112 
MTH199 1 to 4 credits
Special Studies in Mathematics
Presents special topics of study in mathematics through workshop, seminar, research, and/or independent study formats. Content varies according to department needs and student demand.

MTH211 5 credits
Fundamentals of Elementary Math I w/Lab
The first of a threeterm sequence designed to prepare preservice elementary and middle school teachers for entrance into the Oregon teacher’s certification program. The course will study the topics of problem solving, sets, whole number concepts and operations, elementary number theory, integers, and elementary logic. Course is graded A through F.
Prerequisite: MTH95 or designated placement test score. A scientific calculator is required. There is a significant online component in this class. 
MTH212 5 credits
Fundamentals of Elementary Math II w/Lab
The second term of a three term sequence designed to prepare preservice elementary and middle school teachers for entrance into the Oregon teacher certification program. The course will study the topics from basic math, algebra, counting theory, probability, and statistics. Course is graded A through F.
Prerequisite: MTH211. A scientific calculator is required. There is a significant online component in this class. 
MTH213 5 credits
Fundamentals of Elementary Math III w/Lab
The third term of a three term sequence designed to prepare preservice elementary and middle school teachers for entrance into the Oregon teacher certification program. The course will study the topics of geometric shapes, measurement, triangle congruence and similarity, coordinate geometry, and transformational geometry. Course is graded A through F.
Prerequisite: MTH95 or designated placement test score. A scientific calculator is required. There is a significant online component in this class. 
MTH243 4 credits
Probability and Statistics w/Lab
Covers the nature and presentation of data, measures of central tendency, probability and probability distributions, normal and binomial distributions, estimates, sample sizes, confidence intervals and hypothesis testing. Course is graded A through F. A graphing calculator is required (instructor will be using the TI83 or TI84 graphing calculator in class). There is a significant online component in this class.
Prerequisite: MTH95 or MTH96 or designated placement test score. 
MTH244 4 credits
Inferential Statistics
Builds on the basic knowledge and skills learned in MTH243 and utilizes spreadsheet skills gained in CS125SS/CIS125SS. Students will use Excel extensively to solve statistical problem. Emphasis is on the understanding and application of hypothesis testing, analysis of variance (ANOVA), correlation and regression, and Chisquare techniques. Designed to provide students with analytical skills they will need in upperdivision business courses including accounting, finance, operations management and applied research. Course is graded A through F. Course is Dual numbered as BA282.
Prerequisites: CS120 or CIS120 or documented proficiency, or BA131. CS125SS/CIS125SS or BA285 is also recommended. 
MTH251 5 credits
Calculus I (Differential) w/Lab
First course in the calculus sequence for science, mathematics, and engineering students. Topics include limits, differentiation, extrema, related rates, optimization problems, and other basic applications of differentiation. Course is graded A through F.
Prerequisites: MTH111 and MTH112 or designated placement test scores. A computer lab is required. A graphing calculator is also required (the TI83 or TI84 graphing calculator is recommended) There is a significant online component in this class. 
MTH252 5 credits
Calculus II (Integral) w/Lab
The second course in the traditional calculus sequence for science, mathematics, and engineering students. Topics include integration, integration techniques, applications of integration, and improper integrals. Course is graded A through F.
Prerequisite: MTH251. A computer lab is required. A graphing calculator is also required (the TI83 or TI84 graphing calculator is recommended). There is a significant online component in this class. 
MTH253 5 credits
Calculus III w/Lab
The third course in the calculus sequence for science, mathematics, and engineering students. Includes infinite series, conic sections, plane curves, parametric equations, polar coordinates, vectors, and vectorvalued functions. There is a significant online component in this class. Course is graded A through F.
Prerequisite: MTH252. A computer lab is required. A graphing calculator is also required (the TI83 or TI84 graphing calculator is recommended). There is a significant online component in this class. 
MTH254 5 credits
Vector Calculus w/Lab
The fourth course in the calculus sequence for science, mathematics, and engineering majors. Includes vectorvalued functions, functions of several variables, partial differentiation, multiple integration, and vector analysis. Course is graded A through F.
Prerequisite: MTH253. A computer lab is required. A graphing calculator is also required (the TI83 or TI84 graphing calculator is recommended). There is a significant online component in this class. 
MTH256 5 credits
Differential Equations w/Lab
First course in ordinary differential equations for science, mathematics, and engineering students. Includes firstorder differential equations, linear second order differential equations, and higherorder linear differential equations with applications. Additional topics include Laplace transforms, series solutions of linear differential equations, and systems of differential equations with applications. A computer lab is required.
Prerequisite: MTH253. A graphing calculator is also required (the TI83 or TI84 graphing calculator is recommended). 
MTH261 5 credits
Linear Algebra w/Lab
First course in linear algebra for science, mathematics, and engineering students. Includes both the theoretical and practical realms of systems of linear equations, matrices, determinants, vector spaces, inner product spaces, eigenvalues and eigenvectors. Course is graded A through F.
Prerequisite: MTH252. A computer lab is required. A graphing calculator is also required (the TI83 or TI84 graphing calculator is recommended). 
MTH280 Variable credit
Cooperative Work Experience/Mathematics
Cooperative Work Experience is an educational program that enables students to receive academic credit for onthejob, experiential learning based on skills acquired in their program. Together, the instructor, employer, and student establish learning objectives that specify the significant and appropriate learning which is expected to result from the work experience. This course offers a careerrelated experience for students working for an approved employer. As a capstone course, students
Prerequisite: Student must make arrangements with the department prior to enrolling in this course.