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Starts June 8, 2015
Need to get ready for College Algebra? We have just the course for you. College Algebra Prep will present you with everything you need to be successful in College Algebra. We will review the most important prerequisite topics you will need to master, we’ll cover the study skills and success skills that are necessary for success in college courses, and we will show you why we think studying algebra is a worthwhile, satisfying experience, all by itself. All you need to do is add in your commitment and hard work, and you will put yourself in position to pass college algebra at the school you are attending.
Pat McKeague earned his B.A. in Mathematics from California State University, Northridge and his M.S. in Mathematics from BYU. He has been involved in mathematics education for over 35 years, both as an instructor, and as a textbook author. He has written more than 20 textbooks. He is very active in the mathematics community, speaking at regional and national mathematics conferences throughout the year. He was on the writing team for the American Mathematics Association for Two-Year College (AMATYC) Beyond Crossroads project, which set the standards for mathematics instruction at the two-year college. In 2007 he was awarded the AMATYC Presidential Award for his service to the two-year college mathematics community. Three years ago he started his own publishing company, XYZ Textbooks, with the goal of lowering the cost of mathematics textbooks for community college students.