MATH-101: Mathematics for Health Careers

Catalog Info

WebAdvisor Title
Math for Health Career
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
4 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Explores the mathematical skills required for various careers in the health professions. Includes computational skills, essential algebraic concepts, problem-solving strategies, ratio and proportion, dimensional analysis, measurement and geometry, and an introduction to data analysis with problems chosen to represent those commonly encountered in health careers. Requires a scientific calculator.

Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements
General Education Categories
  • Mathematics
Office Contact
School of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM): 313-845-9632,, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-122