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Active as of Fall Semester 2017

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
College Algebra

2. Course Prefix & Number:
MATH 1470

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 3

Lecture Hours: 3

Lab Hours: 0

4. Course Description:

This is a college level math course that covers topics such as functions and graphs, inverse functions, linear functions and equations, quadratic functions and equations, polynomial functions, rational functions, radical functions, exponential functions, logarithmic functions, systems of equations and inequalities, and problem solving.  A graphing approach will be used in this course. Therefore, the use of a graphing calculator will be highly emphasized.

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): Accuplacer – college level math Score: 50
Other (specify test): Accuplacer Intermediate Algebra Score: 60

6. Prerequisite Courses:

MATH 1470 - College Algebra

Applies to all requirements
Accuplacer Next Gen Advanced Algebra Functions score of 250 or higher, or completion of MATH 0820 or MATH 1520

7. Other Prerequisites
Math ACT score of 22 or better

9. Co-requisite Courses:

MATH 1470 - College Algebra

There are no corequisites for this course.