Technical Mathematics, Certificate

Certificate in Technical Mathematics (203001C)

This certificate is aimed at developing technical mathematics knowledge and the ability to apply this knowledge in an industrial setting.

Program Contact
Dr. Katie Cerrone
Department of Mathematics
Professor of Technical Mathematics

The following information has official approval of The Department of Mathematics and The College of Engineering and Polymer Science, but is intended only as a guide. Completion of this certificate is contingent upon many factors, including but not limited to: class availability, total number of required credits, work schedule, finances, family, course drops/withdrawals, successfully passing courses, prerequisites, among others.

The following courses constitute a “Certificate in Technical Mathematics” and must be completed with a minimum grade point average of 2.5 overall for the certificate to be noted on the student’s record. The granting of this certificate does not require the completion of a degree. However, coursework can be applied to an A.A, A.S., or A.A.S. degree or to B.S. degrees in Engineering Technology or CIS-Cybersecurity. 


Core Courses8-9
Total Hours11

Core Courses

Complete 8-9 credits from the following:8-9
MATH:154Technical Algebra and Trigonometry 2
MATH:261Applied Finite Mathematics
MATH:255Technical Calculus I
MATH:356Technical Calculus II
MATH:361Applied Cryptography
MATH:461Applied Cryptanalysis
MATH:360Advanced Mathematics for Surveyors
Total Hours8-9


Complete 3-2 credit hours of the following: 13-2
MATH:261Applied Finite Mathematics
MATH:260Advanced Trigonometry
MATH:345Technical Data Analysis
MATH:361Applied Cryptography
MATH:461Applied Cryptanalysis
MATH:360Advanced Mathematics for Surveyors
MATH:290Special Topics: Associate Studies Mathematics
MATH xxx200/300/400 Level mathematics courses approved by the Technical Mathematics faculty of the Department of Mathematics
Total Hours3-2

If only 8 credits are taken from the core course list, then 3 credits must be taken from the electives in order to meet the minimum 11 credit requirement for the certificate.