Welcome to the mathematics department of Clark College in Vancouver Washington. We are here to help you be successful in your mathematics courses as an integrated part of your studies at Clark College. We have a lot of information on this website, but if you have further questions please don't hesitate to contact our department staff or faculty members.
STUDENT MATHEMATICS CONFERENCE
Registration (free!) is now open for the 8th annual Western Washington Community College Student Mathematics Conference (WWCCSMC) this year being held at Bellevue CC on Saturday February 22nd. Academy Award winner Per Christensen from Pixar will give the keynote talk, "Ray Tracing in Pixar Movies". Calculus and 200-level mathematics students encouraged to attend and participate. See Informational Flyer for registration and travel details.
AMATYC STUDENT MATH LEAGUE CONTEST
Student Mathematics League Contest (Round II) will take place on Friday March 7. Math 103, Math 111, Calculus, and higher level students are encouraged to partiipate. See Information for Students for rules, samples of past contests, etc. Good luck to the Clark team!
ALL MATH & STEM HELP CENTERS ARE OPEN FOR ASSISTANCE
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Several well-staffed centers are available on-campus to assist you with your math questions. Some include evening and weekend hours and there is free online tutoring too. We are here to help! [SCHEDULES]
WINTER TERM STARTS MONDAY 1/6
Be sure to attend your class on the first day (and every day during week one). Classes are quite full and you don't want to risk being dropped as a "no show". Be active in class starting on day #1!
Taking an online math class? On January 6th you MUST login to your class in Canvas or Wamap and complete any first day requirements your instructor has posted there for you.
GET A HEAD START ON YOUR NEXT MATH CLASS
Be prepared for your next mathematics class on day #1 by reading our "Preparing to take Math #___" documents. How to best prepare for an online mathematics class is included!
Our Just-in-Time Mathematics lessons provide a quick review of a specific topic that you may have forgotten or need to re-study from pre-algebra or algebra.
WHICH MATH COURSE TO TAKE NEXT
Need help determining which mathematics course you should take next? We want to help! See info below and if you have further questions please discuss options with your Academic Advisor or any Mathematics Professor.
MONEY SAVING TIPS FOR COLLEGE EXPENSES
College can be expensive! Here are some money saving tips.
- Reducing College Costs provides tips on reducing the cost of a college education.
- Cannell Library mathematics textbooks on reserve lists math class textbooks that are on reserve in the library.
- Clark Bookstore rental program has calculators and some textbooks available to rent for one quarter (cheaper than buying).
- Online graphing programs and graphing apps lists software that may serve as a cheaper alternative to buying a handheld graphing calculator. (Check with your instructor to see if these are viable options for your class.)