Mathematics & Computer Science Department

Mission Statement

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at Tougaloo College serves all students interested in mathematics and its applications.  These include:

  • students majoring in mathematics in order to pursue advanced study, obtain a career in teaching or in the private sector, or achieve intellectual enrichment;
  • students from majors outside of mathematics who need to acquire mathematical skills in order to be successful in their majors;
  • students requiring remediation in mathematics.

For each of these groups, the department promotes excellence in the teaching and learning of mathematics, and encourages inquiry, application, and an appreciation of the intrinsic beauty of mathematics.  To advance its mission, the Department of Mathematics and Computer science:

  • is a community that values mathematics and its applications;
  • provides a foundation for critical thinking by developing skills in logic and problem solving;
  • offers a broad selection of courses that can be tailored to diverse student needs

The Department offers the following degrees:  B.S. in Mathematics, B.S. in Computer Science, B.S. in Secondary Education with emphasis in Mathematics, and the B.S. in Secondary Education with emphasis in Mathematics and Computer Science.  The department also offers an emphasis in Computer Science and an emphasis in Mathematics in combination with other majors.

 

CHE 115 General Chemistry I 

3

CHE 116 General Chemistry II 

3

CHE 117 General Chemistry Lab I  

1

CHE 118 General Chemistry Lab II 

1

CHE 225 Organic Chemistry I  

3

CHE 226 Organic Chemistry II  

3

CHE 227 Organic Laboratory I

1

CHE 228 Organic Laboratory II

1

CHE 231 Quantitative Analysis  

2

CHE 233 Quantitative Analysis Lab 

2

CHE 335 Biophysical Chemistry

3

CHE 339 Biophysical Chemistry Lab

2

CHE 412 Biochemistry

3

CHE 417 Biochemistry Lab

1

CHE 461 Senior Seminar I  

1

CHE 462 Senior Seminar II

1

Total hours of chemistry

 31