Associate in Science
Transfer Degree

See solutions and solve challenging problems

With just a pencil and a piece of paper, you see solutions to problems that the rest of us don’t. So, you can easily calculate the cost savings over a 4-year university.

Your 2-year Associate in Science in Mathematics covers courses such as calculus, differential equations and linear algebra. Build a knowledge-backed career in industries such as banking, IT and engineering, where problem-solving and the ability to see the big picture are valued.

What can you do with an A.S. in Mathematics?

Maximize your career trajectory by working with an Academic Success Advisor who recommends the best way to transfer to your preferred university. An Associate in Science (A.S.) in Mathematics prepares you for a variety of bachelor’s programs—not only math. For instance, you can pursue a bachelor’s in data science or secondary education.

Start right away with your associate degree in roles such as:

  • elementary math tutor
  • bookkeeper
  • real estate broker
  • loan officer
  • claims adjustor

With additional education, explore opportunities such as:

  • actuary
  • mathematician
  • statistician
  • engineer
  • data scientist


  • Financial Aid/Scholarships Available

    Based on need and/or achievement. Explore ways to pay for college.
  • Transfer Degree

    Save on your first 2 years and transfer your credits to the 4-year school of your choice.
  • Program Length: 2 Years

    Full-time students finish in 2 years.

Career Outlook

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Your College & Career Navigator (CCN) is your "go-to person" ready to help you get started at CLC.

Your CCN guides you through the admission process, helps you choose your academic program, enroll in classes and connect you with resources.

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Recommended Pathway

This pathway serves as a guide for students to complete the degree or certificate assuming full-time enrollment (registered in 12 or more credit hours per semester) with Semester 1 typically representing a Fall term. Students are strongly encouraged to meet with their College and Career Navigator (CCN) to identify coursework that will meet degree requirements based on individual academic goals. For a more inclusive list of course options, see the college catalog.

*Cost is estimated based on recommended pathway credit hours. This includes in-district tuition and other fees, such as books and materials before financial aid is applied, as well as grants, loans or scholarships. There are many opportunities for financial assistance at CLC. Learn more about Cost of Attendance.

Learn how CLC helps you transfer

Start at CLC and continue with a 4-year school to earn your bachelor's degree. CLC has partnerships with many colleges and universities, covering a wide range of programs.

Our Guaranteed Transfer Partnerships (GTAs) with a select number of schools guarantee admission to students who meet specific criteria.

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Mathematics at CLC

Get the bigger picture

An Associate of Science in Mathematics is just one possible way to study science and math. Get the bigger picture—degrees, credentials and extra options.

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