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Mathematics Department

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A complete directory of full-time and adjunct faculty.

New BadgeFirst Semester Math Course Recommendations

Assembly Bill 705 allows all students access to transfer level math courses. Click here for more information.

New BadgeFullerton College Mathematics Department Update

The Mathematics Department is making changes to its pre-transfer courses this Fall 2019 semester. This transition will help students succeed in their math courses and more importantly, help them complete their transfer level math requirement quickly. Click here for more information.

New BadgeNon-Credit Math Courses offered by NOCE

Beginning Fall 2019, North Orange County Continuing Education will be offering the following noncredit, tuition-free math classes on the Fullerton College campus:

Fall classes run Sept. 9 – Dec. 6 and each class will meet twice a week. There is no cost to enroll in these courses and no textbooks are required.


For more information contact NOCE at (714) 484-7038 or Fullerton College Counseling and look for these classes in the NOCE fall class schedule available in July.

MATH 255 F and MATH 260 F vs MATH 252 F and MATH 253 F

MATH 255 F, Introduction to Linear Algebra and MATH 260 F, Ordinary Differential Equationsare alternatives to MATH 252 F and/or MATH 253 F for students who either don't need both Linear Algebra and Differential Equations or for students looking for a more thorough and focused course in each of these topics to help them better prepare for upper-division coursework. Most colleges and universities offer Linear Algebra and Differential Equations in separate, dedicated courses, and now Fullerton College has courses that are more in line with this consensus. Read more...

What is MyMathLab and How Do I Get Started?

Check out Nancy Ikeda's video tour of Pearson's MyMathLab online instructional tool. Many Fullerton College instructors require MyMathLab in their courses. If you have questions about how to get started, click this link and watch the video (closed captioning is available).

Course Descriptions

A list of the courses offered by the Fullerton College Mathematics Department along with detailed descriptions.

Math Colloquia and Events

Are you interested in learning more about mathematics? The Fullerton College Mathematics Association holds regular colloquia which are free and open to any interested student. Visit the FC Math Events website for more information.

Requirements for a Degree in Mathematics

Degree requirements and programs of study leading to an Associate in Science degree in Mathematics (AS) or a Mathematics Associate in Science degree for Transfer (AS-T).


A list of links and resources to studying mathematics.

AMATYC Student Math League Competition

Each semester Fullerton College sponsors the AMATYC Student Math League competition. Any Fullerton College student who has not yet earned a 2-year or 4-year degree is welcome to participate. See the Fullerton College AMATYC website for more information.

Fullerton College William Lowell Putnam Competition

Fullerton College is proud to be one of the few 2-year schools in the nation that participates in the annual William Lowell Putnam Competition. Participating in this high-level math contest will be rewarding and will look great on your application to a university. For more information, check out the Fullerton College Putnam website