Metropolitan Community College offers many flexible scheduling options to you meet degree requirements while balancing work and life. For convenience, we have listed our classes in alphabetical order.
MATH 85 - Mathematical Literacy (3 credits)
Prerequisites: MATH 20, 31, or 40 with a satisfactory grade or satisfactory score on the math placement test. Math Literacy for College Students is a one-semester preparatory course for Statistics or Mathematical Reasoning and Modeling intended for students whose programs do not require Precalculus, College Algebra, or Calculus. The emphasis is on active learning, applications, and context. Topics include utilizing a spreadsheet tool, numeracy, notation, formula manipulation, data analysis, pattern recognition, mathematical reasoning, linear and exponential models, and basic statistics. The successful student will be well-prepared for MATH 115 and MATH 119, and can also continue into MTH 95 if a switch to a science, technology, engineering, or math related field is desired.