# Mathematics Learning Goals

**Goal 1: Core mastery**

Students will acquire a background in the content and methodology of mathematics.

*Objective 1.* Students will understand and use basic concepts and techniques in algebra, calculus, probability, and other major topics.

*Objective 2.* Students will understand and use the definition/theorem/proof process.

**Goal 2: Applications**

Students wil*l apply mathematical knowledge to solve problems.*

Objective 1. Students will use problem-solving skills in a variety of applications.

*Objective 2*. Students will use appropriate technology.

**Goal 3: Communication involving mathematics**

Students will be able to receive and convey mathematical information.

*Objective 1*. Students will read, write, and analyze problem solutions.

*Objective 2.* Students will read, write, and analyze mathematical proofs.

**Goal 4: Preparation for post-graduation experiences**

Students will graduate with the mathematical knowledge necessary for their individual goals.

*Objective 1*. Graduates will be prepared for continued learning in mathematics.

*Objective 2.* Graduates will be properly prepared to pursue their intended mathematics oriented goals, whether related to teaching, advanced degrees, or other profession.