MISSION STATEMENT & STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES
Mission Statement: 
The mission of the Mathematics Department is to build an analytical academic foundation for students to be able to transfer to fouryear institutions, enter a vocational program, or seek employment where they would utilize their analytical training. 

DEGREE PROGRAMS 
Degrees: AA TransferMathematics and AS Mathematics 
Degree Learning Outcomes 
The student will: 
1. 
Understand the nature of mathematics, how it is done, and how it relates to other disciplines. 
2. 
Use the language of mathematics to communicate basic ideas, techniques and results. 
3. 
Objectively and critically evaluate mathematical models that describe the realworld and employ them effectively to solve realworld problems. 
4. 
Demonstrate an appreciation for the beauty, utility, and impact of mathematics. 
5. 
Apply mathematical problem solving techniques in new situations. 
6. 
Use appropriate technologies to efficiently resolve a wide variety of mathematical tasks. 

