Mathematics Option, Liberal Arts A.A.

mathematics Option, Liberal Arts A.A.

Communications Area CH
•+*ENC1101, English I 3
+*ENC1102, English II 3
Humanities Area
Visual and Performing Arts See General Education Requirement 3
Philosophy/Religion See General Education Requirement 3
Literature See General Education Requirement 3
Mathematics Area
•+*MAC2311, Calculus I 4
+*MAC2312, Calculus II 4
Natural Sciences Area
Physical Science See General Education Requirement—Note core classes below 3
Biological Science See General Education Requirement—Note core classes below 3
Social Sciences Area
Behavioral Sciences See General Education Requirement 3
History See General Education Requirement 3
Government See General Education Requirement 3
Additional Common Prerequisites
+Approved Programming Language 3
+*MAC2313, Calculus III 4
+MAP2302, Differential Equations 3
Students must take a science course designed for science majors, with the accompanying lab. Select one of the following with the accompanying lab. •+*PHY2048, University Physics I, 4 crs. (recommended)+PHY2048L, University Physics I Lab, 1 cr. (recommended)•+ BSC2010, Biology for Science Majors I, 3 crs.+ BSC2010L, Biology for Science Majors I Lab, 1 cr.•+*CHM1045, General Chemistry, 3 crs.+ CHM1045L, General Chemistry I Lab, 1 cr. •+*PHY2048 or •+*CHM1045 will simultaneously satisfy the Physical Science General Education requirement.•+ BSC2010 will simultaneously satisfy the Biological Science General Education requirement Additional 1-2
Electives 10-11



Recommended programming language elective: +COP2224, Introduction to C++ Programming, 3 crs.; or +COP2250, Introduction to Java Programming, 3 crs.

Recommended elective: +STA2023, Statistics, 3 crs.

• General Education Core. Students must complete at least one identified core course in each area of study—Communications, Humanities, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social Sciences—as part of the general education course requirements.

+ Prerequisites and/or corequisites required. See course descriptions.

* Minimum grade of "C" required.


Our Mission

The Mathematics Division of Gulf Coast State College consists of dedicated educators whose purpose is to provide students with the opportunity to receive the highest quality of mathematics instruction possible. We exist to offer a range of mathematics courses that will prepare students for the next step in their educational, professional, or everyday life.

Mathematics Division Website

Student Union West Building, RM 286
(above the bookstore)
Phone: 850-747-3229
Fax: 850-767-8252

 Questions, comments? Contact Scott Spencer. 850-747-3229

Mathematics Faculty

Name Title Phone Email
Terri Bedford Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2867
Michael Brinegar Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2857
Connie Campbell Assistant Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2812
Joseph Harris Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2867
Sharon Hudson Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 3354
Leo Lusk Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2854
Riccardo Mensitieri Assistant Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 5875
Gene Owens Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 5877
Hadley Pridgen Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 3345
Angelia Reynolds Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 3852