Pre Transfer Level Mathematics Self-Placement
M101 The World of Numbers: Take this course if you have trouble adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing whole numbers i.e. 23 x 456 = ?.
M103 How to Succeed at Math: Take this course if you have math anxiety, have trouble with poor study habits, or have trouble succeeding in math courses.
M105 College Arithmetic: Take this course if you are weak in fractions ½ + ½ , decimals 0.2 + 1.3, percents 5% of 25 is ?, and/or simple word problems, D = RT.
M107 How to Do Word Problems: Take this course if you are weak in solving simple word problems i.e. A 20% discount on a 35 dollar dress is ?.
M110 Introduction to Algebraic Concepts: Take this course, if you are weak in signed numbers i.e. – 5 – (- 3), solving first degree equations i.e. 2 x + 1 = 5, and basic graphing techniques.
M113 Elementary Algebra A: Take this course if you are weak in basic algebra and need to learn basic algebra at a slower pace. This is a 3 unit course and covers the first half of the material of M115.
M114 Elementary Algebra B: Take this course as a continuation of M113. This course is also 3 units covers the second half of the material covered in M115.
M115 Elementary Algebra: Take this course if you have some background in elementary algebra, but may have forgotten most of the topics because you have been out of high school for a number of years, or because you did poorly with elementary algebra in high school.
M120 Plane Geometry: Take this course if you never took high school geometry and want to be a STEM major.
M125 Intermediate Algebra: Take this course if you took Algebra 2 or Integrated Math II in high school and passed with a C or better. You can also take this course if you feel that you have a strong background in elementary algebra.
M125S Intermediate Algebra with Support: Take this course if you took Algebra 2 or Integrated Math II in high school and passed with a D or even a C and you feel that you need a little more help in passing M125. This course if equivalent to M125, but has a couple of extra hours of review per week.
M134 Accelerated Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: 4 hours lecture, 4 hours lab per week. Take this course if you want to complete M115 and M125 in one semester.