Mathematics prepares students for careers in fields such as education, actuarial science and statistics as well as careers in numerous other fields of science and engineering. Based on the student’s placement level and high school background, the student may place out of MATH 1314, College Algebra, and MATH 2412, Precalculus. Students not prepared to begin MATH 2413 must enroll in MATH 2412, Precalculus.
Palo Alto College has signed 2+2 articulation agreements with area colleges and universities. Students following these degree plans should consult with a faculty advisor for guidance.