Mathematics FAQ

Female math students work on problems on a white board in class.What if I’m afraid or do not do well in math?

We offer our students a lot of support. Most faculty will meet with students either during an office hour or an appointment. In addition, we offer free tutoring at The Bridge. We are here to help you succeed.

May I take my classes in a variety of environments?

The Mathematics Department offers some of the classes in three formats: traditional, hybrid or online.

What is the highest level of math offered at KCC?

We offer many specialty areas with their own highest level. If you are looking into an engineering degree, pre-med, veterinary or similar area we offer through Calculus IV, which includes differential equations and linear algebra. We also offer Mathematics for Liberal Arts, Statistics, College Algebra, Applied Trigonometry and Mathematics for Elementary Education Majors.

Which math courses will transfer to other Michigan universities?

Please visit Academic Advising or view our transfer guides for information about transferring from KCC.

Alumni Testimonials

Here’s what one alumnus has to say about his studies at KCC.

Joshua Leatherman, high school math educator

“Small class sizes were one of my favorite things about KCC, but more so the willingness and knowledge of the professors was that of a higher level.”