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Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

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College Algebra (MA001)

Formerly Beginning Algebra (MA001)
104 hours.
Various locations throughout the United States and the world.

January 2012 - December 2023.

Instructional delivery format: 
Proficiency exam
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: simplify and solve linear equations and expressions, including problems with absolute values and applications; solve linear inequalities; find equations of lines and solve application problems; add, subtract, multiply, and divide various types of polynomials; factor polynomials, and simplify square roots; and evaluate, simplify, multiply, divide, add and subtract rational expressions and solve basic applications of rational expressions.


This course is delivered in an asynchronous, self-study format proctored proficiency examination. View the course here:

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Algebra or Mathematics (11/13) (1/19 revalidation).