math/computer science curriculum is designed to bring mathematical and computer
knowledge within the grasp of all students. Individual differences are considered
by the presentation of topics at the students level of comprehension and
ability. Understanding of basic concepts and skills is constantly stressed as
well as logical reasoning and mathematical insight.
The opportunity is provided
for the students to discover related patterns in the various branches of mathematics
and to appreciate the part played by mathematics in the development of our changing
technology, sciences, business and industry. Through the use of available computer
programs, students may obtain general knowledge or very extensive knowledge about
computer technology and programming. Students will be made aware of the ethical
issues of computers in our society and how to surf the Internet properly.
are encouraged to appreciate the beauty of mathematics as a creative art and thus
aid in the development of their cultural background. Since computers have become
an integral part of peoples lives, the department strives to continue to
remain current with the advancements in technology and to pass this knowledge
onto our students. The student will be qualified to continue in mathematical and
computer education on a collegiate level or enter the labor market.