Associate of Science in Math

From creating a personal budget to estimating the space between the stars, math helps us understand the world around us.

With the COM Associate of Science in math, students gain a solid understanding of how math works and how to apply it to the real world. The foundation of many fields, the associate degree in math grounds students who plan to launch careers in engineering, mathematics, science, education, statistics or operations research.

The degree transfers to a university, allowing students to begin their education in small, affordable classes with individual attention.

Financial Aid

The Associate of Science in math prepares students for success at a fraction of the cost of private institutions.

Students may apply for COM scholarships, and eligible students may also receive federal financial aid and grants. Call 409-933-8274 to see if you qualify for financial aid. For scholarships, call 409-933-8508 or visit

How to Begin

  1. Apply to COM at Submit necessary documentation including high school or college transcripts, proof of Texas residency and meningitis vaccination records if you are under 22.
  2. If you are a first-time college student, attend a New Student Orientation before registering. Transfer students meet with an advisor before registering.
  3. Register for classes at

Associate of Science – Emphasis in Mathematics

Recommended Full-Time Student Schedule

Semester 1

Course Title SCH
PSYC 1300
or EDUC 1300
Psychology for Success 3
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
MATH 2312 Precalculus Math 3
GOVT 2305 Federal Government 3
American History Select from Core Curriculum 3

Semester 2

Course Title SCH
ENGL 1302 Composition II 3
American History Select from Core Curriculum 3
SPCH 1315
or 1318
Public Speaking
Interpersonal Communication
GOVT 2306 Texas Government 3
MATH 2413 Calculus I 4

Semester 3

Course Title SCH
Life and Physical Sciences Select from Core Curriculum 4
Creative Arts Select from Core Curriculum 3
Social/Behavioral Sciences Select from Core Curriculum 3
MATH 2414 Calculus II 4
PHED 1164 Introduction to Physical Fitness and Wellness 1

Semester 4

Course Title SCH
Language, Philosophy and Culture Select from Core Curriculum 3
Life and Physical Sciences Select from Core Curriculum 4
* Approved Math Course 4
MATH 1324
or MATH 1342

Mathematics for Business and Social Science
Elementary Statistic Methods


Degree Total: 60

* Approved Math Courses: MATH 2415, 2418, 2420

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