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Mathematics, A.S.

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The AA and AS mathematics programs are intended to prepare students for the pursuit of a bachelor's degree. Those intending to transfer to other institutions should check transferability of courses with the institutions to which they intend to transfer. Following are the key knowledge, skill and ability goals of the AA and AS mathematics program: Knowledge of calculus, differential equations and linear algebra. The ability to communicate mathematics clearly, both verbally and in writing.

Total Program Credits: 60

General Education Requirements:   36 Credits
  ENGL 1010 Introduction to Academic Writing 3
or ENGH 1005 Literacies and Composition Across Contexts  
  ENGL 2010 Intermediate Writing Academic Writing and Research 3
  MATH 1210 Calculus I 4
or MATH 121H Calculus I  
Complete one of the following:  3
  HIST 2700 US History to 1877 
and HIST 2710 US History since 1877  (6) 
  HIST 1700 American Civilization  (3) 
  HIST 1740 US Economic History  (3) 
  POLS 1000 American Heritage  (3) 
  POLS 1100 American National Government  (3) 
Complete the following:  
  PHIL 2050 Ethics and Values 3
  HLTH 1100 Personal Health and Wellness 2
or EXSC 1097 Fitness for Life  (2) 
Distribution Courses: 
  Biology  3
  Physical Science  3
  Additional Biology or Physical Science  3
  Humanities Distribution  3
  Fine Arts Distribution  3
  Social/Behavioral Science  3
Discipline Core Requirements:   10 Credits 
  MATH 1220 Calculus II 4
or MATH 122H Calculus II  
Complete 6 credits from the following:  6
  MATH 2210 Calculus III  (4)
or MATH 221H Calculus III
  MATH 2270 Linear Algebra  (3) 
  MATH 2280 Ordinary Differential Equations  (3) 
  MATH 290R Topics in Mathematic (3-5) 
  STAT 2050  Introduction to Statistical Methods (4)
Elective Requirements:    14 Credits 
  Any course 1000 or higher* 14

Graduation Requirements:           

  1. Completion of a minimum of 60 semester credits.              
  2. Overall grade point average of 2.0 (C) or above. (Departments may require a higher GPA.)  
  3. Residency hours-- minimum of 20 credit hours through course attendance at UVU.  
  4. Completion of GE and specified departmental requirements.
* MATH 1050 College Algebra QL and MATH 1060 Trigonometry QL are required as prerequisites for MATH 1210 Calculus I QL.

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and italicized.

Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours

MATH 1210 or


Calculus I 4

ENGL 1010 or

ENGH 1005

Intro to Writing GE or

Literacies and Composition Across Contexts

Humanities GE 3
Elective 4
  Semester total: 14
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours

MATH 1220 or


Calculus II 4
ENGL 2010 Intermediate Writing/Academic Writing and Research 3
History GE 3
Elective 4
  Semester total: 14
Semester 3 Course Title Credit Hours
Math Core Elective 4
Physical Science GE 3
PHIL 2050 Ethics and Values 3

HLTH 1100 or

EXSC 1097

Personal Health or

Fitness for Life GE

Elective Elective (any course numbered 1000 or higher) 4
  Semester total: 16
Semester 4 Course Title Credit Hours
Math Core Elective 4
Biology GE 3
Additional Science GE 3
Fine Arts GE 3
Social/Behavioral GE 3
  Semester total: 16
  Degree total: 60




The Mathematics department is in the College of Science. To find the most up-to-date information, including Program Learning Outcomes for degree programs offered by the Math department, visit their website.

Mathematics department