The Transfer Math Sequence you choose will depend on your major and your transfer
destination. See a counselor for more information.
Multiple measures, including high school transcripts, are now being used to help determine
proper placement of students into Mathematics courses. Students transferring to College
of San Mateo with credit in college Mathematics can use their transcripts to assist
Prerequisites are listed in the descriptions of Mathematics courses in the catalog
and the web schedule. Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required
for all prerequisite courses. Prerequisites may be met by showing proof of satisfactory
completion of an equivalent course at a post-secondary institution.
Minimum Grade for Prerequisites
Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite
Study of the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, techniques of integration, applications
of the definite integral, exponential, logarithmic and hyperbolic functions, polar
coordinates, conic sections infinite series, Taylor series, and Taylor's formula.
Letter Grade Only
Lecture hours/semester: 80-90
Homework hours/semester: 160-180
Prerequisites: MATH 251
Recommended: READ 400 or an equivalent level of reading proficiency.
(CSU GE Area B4), UC* (IGETC Area 2A)