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2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MA 101 - Math that Matters I

Lecture Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 0
Credit Hours: 3

A first course in mathematical modeling without calculus, focusing on mathematical tools needed for modeling, including Excel. Topics include regression; the center, spread and shape of a data set; and inferential statistics, including probability, sampling, confidence intervals and hypothesis testing. An emphasis is placed on the clear communication of mathematical ideas through writing and the appropriate use of data visualization, including tables and graphs.