College Algebra

MATH 15200


MATH 11100 with a minimum grade of C or MATH 11000 with a minimum grade of B or placement.


This course is specifically designed for students who do not need the same technical skills as those required by students planning to continue with calculus. There will be an emphasis on applied problems and graphing techniques. Real numbers, linear functions, linear equations and systems of linear equations, absolute value equations and inequalities, rational expressions, complex numbers, proportions, quadratic equations, exponential and logarithmic functions, circle, parabola, and the mathematics of finance including compound interest and annuities are topics covered in this course.

MATH 15200 is a terminal course and not part of a sequence that is meant to be a prerequisite for higher level math courses. MATH 15200 is not considered a prerequisite for MATH 15400.

Not available for credit toward graduation in the School of Science.