This course emphasizes problem solving and critical thinking as it introduces students to basic concepts in arithmetic, symbolic logic, number theory, set theory, elementary probability, and statistics.
MATH 110 Financial Mathematics (3)
This mathematics course reviews the fundamentals of algebra and financial applications. Concepts of linear systems
are applied to time value equations including simple and compound interest. Geometric progressions are used to
study simple and general annuities, equations of value, amortization, sinking funds, and bonds. Students are
encouraged to see the relevance of mathematical concepts in their lives and in the business world and develop
specific math skills that are useful in many areas of life.
MATH 292 Quantitative Methods (3)
Topics covered in this course include probability, decision analysis, sampling distributions, applications for
sampling and risk analysis, statistical estimation and hypothesis testing, regression and correlation, analysis of
variance, time series and index numbers, and an introduction to linear programming. Microcomputer software is
used to illustrate statistical concepts.