Ohlone Math Gateway Program (OMG)

The OMG Program is an accelerated math program for Engineering and Bio-Engineering students at Ohlone. Enrolled students will take two full semester length classes in one semester along with other engineering related courses.

Details

  • Take the 4 courses between Algebra II and Calculus I and condense them into 2 semesters
  • Curriculum contextualized to engineering/STEM* careers
  • Consistent Faculty Presence throughout 2 semesters
  • Create a learning community of STEM-majored students to journey together
  • Block Scheduling/Guaranteed Registration
  • Provide exposure to careers, extra academic support, math help, tutoring…
* STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.

Schedule

Fall 2017

  • Engineering 101 Introduction to Engineering (T 1:00pm – 3:05pm (lecture), Th 1:00pm – 4:10pm (lab), August 28, 2017 – December 15, 2017)
  • Math 152 Algebra II (Accelerated: MTWTh 9:20am – 11:35am, August 28, 2017 – October 26, 2017)
  • Math 181 Trigonometry (Accelerated: MTWTh 9:30am – 11:30am, October 30, 2017 – December 15, 2017)

Spring 2018

  • Math 188 Precalculus
  • Math 101a Calculus
  • Engineering 115 Engineering Graphics and Design

Interested?

žTo be eligible for OMG, you must:

  • Be a full-time Ohlone student for Fall 2017
  • Be eligible to take Math 152 (Algebra II) in Fall 2017
  • Be a declared STEM Major, or express a strong interest in a STEM field
  • Commit to attending all AMG Program Components (math classes, tutoring, 1-on-1 meetings with program staff)
  • After application completion, students will be contacted for a mandatory individual interview
  • Interested students must complete the OMG application

Questions?

Check out the Facebook: Ohlone Math Gateway page!

Contact Jeff O'Connell at joconnell@ohlone.edu.