MATH 110

Math for Liberal Arts

4 Undergraduate credits
Effective August 1, 1998 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

This course focuses on practical applications of mathematics and is a good introduction to the broad spectrum of areas that use mathematical understanding. This course is designed for those students who are not planning to take any further mathematics courses.

Special information

Prerequisite: A grade of C- or higher in MATH 98 or MATH 102, or placement at MATH 115 College Algebra on the mathematics assessment test offered by the Placement Assessment Office. For information on math placement and assessment visit, Students whose prerequisites are not identified by the system would contact the Math and Statistics Department for an override at

Learning outcomes


  • Recognize applications of mathematics to social science, natural science, and engineering.
  • Recognize the importance of statistics and probability.
  • Understand the historical impact of mathematics to the modern world.