Math 100 General

What is the purpose of Math 100?
The purpose of this course is to prepare students for a university-level math class and pass the placement exam. Approximately one third of the incoming...
Wed, 10 May, 2017 at 1:30 PM
Can students talk with instructional staff in person?
Yes, there are regularly scheduled office hours by the instructor as well as office staff that can help students from 9:30am-5:00pm, Monday-Thursday and 10:...
Wed, 30 Aug, 2017 at 1:36 PM
When are office hours?
Office hours are Monday-Thursday, 9:30 - 5:00 and Friday 10:00am - 2:00pm  in room 140 of the Manuel Pacheco Integrated Learning Center (ILC 140). 
Thu, 31 Aug, 2017 at 2:29 PM
What is the best way to communicate with the Math 100 instructional staff?
Students may: Like us on our Facebook page at  We have instructional staff that will chat with students in real time. ...
Wed, 30 Aug, 2017 at 1:38 PM
Why was the ALEKS program selected?
ALEKS is the student’s online textbook and tutorial. We chose this model because the ALEKS program is adaptive.  Using this program, students creat...
Tue, 9 May, 2017 at 3:33 PM
How much time should students spend in ALEKS?
This varies depending on the student. In general, our students spend on average 1-2 hours per day in ALEKS.
Tue, 9 May, 2017 at 3:35 PM
Why isn't there a hardcopy textbook for Math 100?
These students have used traditional textbooks for 12 years and it has not aided in their retaining the information.    Using a textbook forces the stude...
Tue, 9 May, 2017 at 3:41 PM
Math 100 Course Description
Math 100-Preparation for University Level Mathematics (3 credits) UA ALEKS Prep for Calculus score of 20-39% or Prep for College Algebra score of 30-54% req...
Tue, 9 May, 2017 at 3:57 PM