Math Education

Associate in Math Education - DTA/MRP

Math Education

About The Program

Mathematics is the language of science and a powerful mechanism for describing the world around us. A mathematics degree at Lower Columbia College prepares students for bachelor’s programs in areas such as mathematics, statistics, or math education.

For a roadmap that identifies the preferred sequencing of courses and other specific recommendations from faculty, please see the corresponding program map(s):

Other Requirements

EDUC& 205 Intro to Education with Field Exp.:DIV 5
MATH& 153* Calculus III 5

MATH& 254*

Calculus IV (was MATH 154) 5
MATH 220 Linear Algebra 5

Diversity and Distribution Lists are available in the Lower Columbia College Catalog located at

Total transferable credits required to earn this degree: 90 in courses numbered 100 or above with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0.  A course cannot be credited toward more than one distribution or skill area.

If additional credits are required, the remainder shall be fully transferable as defined by the receiving institution. 

* It is recommended that sequence courses be completed at one institution.


Students completing this program should acquire the following skills and abilities:

  • Prepared for transfer to a mathematics program at a 4-year college or university.
  • Communicate mathematical ideas and concepts using appropriate symbols and terminology.
  • Apply mathematical principles to find solutions to real world problems.
  • Construct a reasonable argument to defend the overall importance of mathematics.
  • Promote evidence-based thinking and decision making.

Revised April 2017  (Effective Fall 2017)


Program planning is based on information available at the time of preparation.  It is the student's responsibility to meet with their LCC advisor and with an advisor at the college to which they plan to transfer for specific requirements.  Consult the LCC catalog for LCC graduation requirements.

Most four-year universities require one year of a single foreign language as a graduation requirement.

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