90 hours in class and estimate 180 hours outside of class.
[Credit for Prior Learning Options Available](https://www.fvtc.edu/programs/Credit-For-Prior-Learning/Prior-Learning-Credit-Options)
This course covers those skills needed for success in Calculus and many application areas on a baccalaureate level. Topics include the real and complex number systems, polynomials, exponents, radicals, solving equations and inequalities (linear and nonlinear), relations and functions, systems of equations and inequalities (linear and nonlinear), matrices, graphing, conic sections, sequences and series, combinatorics, and the binomial theorem.
Prereq: ACPL Alg 85+/Arith 65+, Next Gen Alg 276+/Arith 263+, ACT Math 22+, HS GPA 2.75 Arith Only OR Interm Algebra w Apps 10804118 OR not pursuing a degree