First-Year Courses: Calculus

Guide to First-Year Calculus Courses

Math 27: Calculus I

  • This is a standard first-semester calculus course. It is required for all lab science majors.
  • Enrollment requires Math Placement Level 4.

Math 13: Calculus with Elementary Functions I

  • This is the first half of a two-semester course on Calculus I which incorporates a review/study of related precalculus topics.
  • A student who completes Math 13 followed by Math 14 gets credit for Calculus I.
  • Enrollment requires Math Placement Level 3 or higher.

If your major requires Calculus I, but you are placed in Level 1 or Level 2, you are required to take Math 12 first in order to put yourself in the best position to succeed in calculus.

Math 12: Math Readiness for Calculus

Possible Schedules

Please consult the following table to determine the most efficient way to schedule your required courses given your placement level.

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