Metropolitan Community College students are seeing some changes in math course offerings this year, including one new course, Mathematical Literacy, and others that have been overhauled. Students are also now able to enroll in math courses that better fit their expected career fields. MCC announced in 2017 that college algebra would no longer be required …

# Tag «Math Pathways»

## Work of MCC math faculty in national spotlight as example of innovative practice

Metropolitan Community College’s math faculty are featured in the first issue of Notes From the Field, a new publication from the Charles A. Dana Center at the University of Texas at Austin. The Dana Center Mathematics Pathways Notes series spotlights innovative practices in institutions of higher education that are working to improve entry-level math programs. …

## MCC math changes for next fall include a new course, new pathways

Metropolitan Community College students will see some changes in math course offerings next year, including one new course, Mathematical Literacy, and others that have been overhauled. Students will also be able to enroll in math courses that better fit their expected career fields. Earlier this year, MCC announced that college algebra would no longer be …

## For many students, an alternative to taking college algebra

For students whose path through college slows down at the pothole/speed bump/curve in the road known as algebra, good news: There’s another way around. Starting this fall, many Missouri college students will have more options for earning the math credit they need to complete their degree. For decades, college algebra has been the required math …