Mathematics Department

Student Guide


The Department of Mathematics at SMC is committed to excellence in education. Our course work is designed to provide a high quality education that will prepare you for your future.  The majority of our students express concerns over their ability to understand math. If you have already taken the first step of enrolling at Santa Monica College, then our outstanding faculty will help you take the next one and overcome your fear and anxiety about mathematics.

To help you achieve your goal, the department offers many forms of aid from one-on-one tutoring in the math lab to close-captioned videos for many classes. Take advantage early of your available resources, ask questions and empower yourself to learn.