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Math, Science, & Kinesiology

Rick Hicks, Dean

For more information contact:
The Division Office

The Golden West College Mathematics Department offers a number of programs to satisfy the diverse needs of its students:

  • The Developmental Mathematics Program
    The Developmental Program is designed for students who desire to improve their mathematics skills in Arithmetic, Prealgebra, Algebra, and Geometry.
  • The K-8 Teacher Preparation Program
    This Program is designed for students who desire to become K-8 Teachers
  • The General Education Transfer Program
    This Program is designed for students planning to transfer to four -year colleges or universities but are not committed to a major in Mathematics, the Physical or the Social Sciences.
  • The Natural Science Transfer Program
    This Program is designed for students majoring in Mathematics, Physical Sciences (i.e. Astronomy, Chemistry, Engineering, Geology, Physics), Life Sciences (i.e. Pre-medicine, Biology, Botany, Microbiology) In addition to these programs the department also offers free tutoring for students enrolled in mathematics courses at Golden West College.

Program Highlights

The department offers a comprehensive sequence of mathematics at the two-year college level from arithmetic through differential equations.

  • All instructors possess Masters degrees in mathematics
  • Tutoring is available for any GWC math student
  • The department maintains two fully equipped computer labs with staff to assist GWC students in developmental/remedial math classes.

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