Technically Einstein was a physicist, but you know what? He was also really good at math, like you. You’re the only one of your friends who doesn’t use a phone to calculate the tip and, let’s be honest, you own at sudoku. Numbers on a whiteboard may be in the background of scientific, medical, and engineering feats but hey, they’re still there.

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Associate of Science – Concentration in Mathematics

The following is a suggested course of study which will satisfy the requirements for the Associate of Science degree at Texarkana College.

Freshman Year

First Semester Hours   Second Semester Hours
ENGL 1301 (core)
Composition I
3   ENGL 1302 (core)
Composition II
HIST 1301 (core)
United States History I
3   HIST 1302 (core)
United States History II
MATH 1316 (core)
Plane Trigonometry
3   MATH 2413
Calculus with Analytic Geometry
BIOL/GEOL/CHEM/PHYS (core + lab) 4   SPCH 1315 (core)
Public Speaking
EDUC/PSYC 1300 (core)
Learning Frameworks
3   BIOL/GEOL/CHEM/PHYS (core + lab) 4
Total 16   Total 17

Sophomore Year

First Semester Hours   Second Semester Hours
Pick one: Language, Philosophy, & Culture (core)
ENGL 2327 / 2328 American Literature I/II
ENGL 2332 / 2333 World Literature I/II
HIST 2321 / 2322 World Civilizations I/II
3   Pick one: Social & Behavioral Science (any core course)
PSYC 2301 / 2308 General or Child Psychology
PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth & Development
SOCI 1301 Introductory Sociology
BCIS 1305
Business Computer Applications
3   Any 1 hour elective 1
GOVT 2305 (core)
Federal Government
3   GOVT 2306 (core)
Texas Government
MATH 2414
Calculus II
4   MATH 2415
Calculus III
      Pick one: Creative Arts (any core course)
ARTS 1301 Art Appreciation
DRAM 1310 Introduction to Theater
DRAM 2366 Development of the Motion Picture
MUSI 1306
Music Appreciation
Total 13   Total
Mathematics AS Total

To learn more, please contact us.

Dr. Catherine Howard
Dean of Science, Technology, Engineering & Math
(903) 823-3285

Mathematics Course Descriptions

Core Courses

The majority of courses for this degree can be found in the Academic Core. View the Academic Core

MATH 2414 Calculus II

Differentiation and integration of transcendental functions; parametric equations and polar coordinates; techniques of integration; sequences and series; improper integrals.  Prerequisite: MATH 2413.

MATH 2415 Calculus III

Advanced topics in calculus, including vectors and vector-valued functions, partial differentiation, Lagrange multipliers, multiple integrals, and Jacobians; application of the line integral, including Green’s Theorem, the Divergence Theorem, and Stokes’ Theorem.  Prerequisite: MATH 2414.