Focus Area: Mathematics

This focus area is intended for students who plan to major in Mathematics at a 4 year college or university, after completion of their associate's degree at St. Louis Community College.  Your official degree that you will be pursuing at St. Louis Community College within this focus area is the Associate in Science - General STEM Transfer Studies.

Missouri Civics Examination.  Students entering college for the very first time in fall 2019 and who intend to complete an associate’s degree must successfully complete a civics examination. Information on who is eligible for a waiver can be found on the STLCC website.

PLEASE NOTE:  If you originally enrolled at STLCC prior to Spring 2024, you may need to view an archived catalog for your correct program requirements.  Please speak with an advisor or the program coordinator for more information.

New PlanGrids
First Year
Fall Credit Hours Prerequisites Milestones/Notes
ENG 101 College Composition I (MOTR ENGL 100)
or College Composition II (MOTR ENGL 200)
or Report Writing (MOTR ENGL 110)
3Placement score or ENG 030 or ENG 070 with a grade of "C" or better or recommendation of department and Reading Proficiency or concurrent enrollment in RDG 079
Social & Beahvioral Sciences: Civics Requirement3  
MCE 100 Missouri Civics Examination0
MTH 210 Analytic Geometry and Calculus I5MTH 185 or (MTH 160 or MTH 160S and MTH 170) with grades of "C" or better or satisfactory score on placement test and Reading Proficiency
Elective4 See advisor for recommendation.
Credit Hours15
Spring Credit Hours Prerequisites Milestones/Notes
MTH 220 Analytic Geometry and Calculus II5MTH 210 with a grade of "C" or better and Reading Proficiency
Elective4 See advisor for recommendation.
Elective4 See advisor for recommendation.
Elective4 See advisor for recommendation.
Credit Hours17
Second Year
Fall Credit Hours Prerequisites Milestones/Notes
MTH 230 Analytic Geometry and Calculus III5MTH 220 with a grade of "C" or better and Reading Proficiency
MOTR Natural Science with Lab4 Science must be from two different disciplines. One course must be a lab.
Elective3 See advisor for recommendation.
Elective3 See advisor for recommendation.
Credit Hours15
Spring Credit Hours Prerequisites Milestones/Notes
MOTR Natural Science3 Science must be from two different disciplines. One course must be a lab.
MTH 240 Differential Equations3MTH 230 with a grade of "C" or better and Reading Proficiency
MTH 215 Linear Algebra3MTH 210 with a grade of "C" or better and Reading Proficiency
Elective4 See advisor for recommendation.
Credit Hours13
Total Credit Hours60

*Click on the hyperlinked course number to view additional information about the course.

**Students completing a course that has been assigned a MOTR number may transfer that course to any public institution in Missouri. Those who complete CORE 42 requirements will have that verification on their transcript.

*** It is your responsibility to verify that the courses listed above will transfer to the four-year institution of your choice.  Maximize your transfer credits/classes by meeting with an academic advisor. 

This academic plan is a recommended sequence for this pathway. It serves asgeneral guideline to help you build a course schedule each term that supports your timely completion. The College has made every effort to ensure its accuracy. However, the map is not a substitute for academic advisement—contact your advisor if you have any questions about your degree requirements.

Missouri Civics Examination.  Students entering college for the very first time in fall 2019 and who intend to complete an associate’s degree must successfully complete a civics examination. Information on who is eligible for a waiver can be found on the STLCC website.

PLEASE NOTE:  If you originally enrolled at STLCC prior to Spring 2024, you may need to view an archived catalog for your correct program requirements.  Please speak with an advisor or the program coordinator for more information.

New PlanGrids
First Year
Fall Credit Hours Prerequisites Milestones/Notes
ENG 101 College Composition I (MOTR ENGL 100)3Placement score or ENG 030 or ENG 070 with a grade of "C" or better or recommendation of department and Reading Proficiency or concurrent enrollment in RDG 079
MTH 210 Analytic Geometry and Calculus I5MTH 185 or (MTH 160 or MTH 160S and MTH 170) with grades of "C" or better or satisfactory score on placement test and Reading Proficiency
COM 101 Oral Communication I (MOTR COMM 100)
or Small Group Communication (MOTR COMM 125)
or Public Speaking (MOTR COMM 110)
or Argumentation and Debate (MOTR COMM 220)
or Interpersonal Communication (MOTR COMM 120)
3Concurrent enrollment in ENG 070 or Reading Proficiency
PHL 103 World Religions (MOTR RELG 100)
or World Literature (MOTR LITR 200)
3Reading Proficiency or concurrent enrollment in RDG 079This will fulfill the cultural diversity requirement.
Credit Hours14
Spring Credit Hours Prerequisites Milestones/Notes
ENG 102 College Composition II (MOTR ENGL 200)3ENG 101 with a minimum grade of "C" and Reading Proficiency
ECO 151 Principles of Macroeconomics (MOTR ECON 101)3Concurrent enrollment in MTH 140S, or placement into MTH 140, MTH 160 or MTH 185, and Reading Proficiency
MTH 220 Analytic Geometry and Calculus II5MTH 210 with a grade of "C" or better and Reading Proficiency
MCE 100 Missouri Civics Examination0
HST 101 United States History to 1865 (MOTR HIST 101)
or United States History from 1865 to the Present (MOTR HIST 102)
or African American History through Reconstruction (MOTR HIST 101AA)
or African American History from Reconstruction to the Present (MOTR HIST 102AA)
or Introduction to American Politics (MOTR POSC 101)
3Reading Proficiency or concurrent enrollment in RDG 079
Credit Hours14
Second Year
Fall Credit Hours Prerequisites Milestones/Notes
MTH 230 Analytic Geometry and Calculus III5MTH 220 with a grade of "C" or better and Reading Proficiency
IS 167 C++ Programming I4Reading Proficiency
MOTR Natural Science with Lab4 Science must be from two different disciplines. One course must be a lab.
SPA 101 Elementary Spanish I (MOTR LANG 103) 1
or Elementary French I (MOTR LANG 101)
or Elementary German I (MOTR LANG 105)
4Reading Proficiency
Credit Hours17
Spring Credit Hours Prerequisites Milestones/Notes
MOTR Natural Science Elective3 Science must be from different disciplines. One course must be a lab.
MTH 240 Differential Equations3MTH 230 with a grade of "C" or better and Reading Proficiency
MTH 215 Linear Algebra3MTH 210 with a grade of "C" or better and Reading Proficiency
SPA 102 Elementary Spanish II (MOTR LANG 104) 1
or Elementary French II (MOTR LANG 102)
or Elementary German II (MOTR LANG 106)
4SPA 101 with a minimum grade of "C" or 2 years of high school Spanish and Reading Proficiency
MOTR Social and Behavioral Sciences Elective3 PSY, SOC, or other Social and Behavioral Sciences MOTR courses.
Credit Hours16
Total Credit Hours61
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Foreign Language courses are not required for the Bachelor in Science in Mathematics degree at University of Missouri - St. Louis (UMSL).  If a student is interested in completing the Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, they can choose other options from the approved CORE 42 humanities list to fulfill their humanities requirement.

*Click on the hyperlinked course number to view additional information about the course.

**Students completing a course that has been assigned a MOTR number may transfer that course to any public institution in Missouri. Those who complete CORE 42 requirements will have that verification on their transcript.

*** It is your responsibility to verify that the courses listed above will transfer to the four-year institution of your choice.  Maximize your transfer credits/classes by meeting with an academic advisor.