Ohlone Math Gateway Program (OMG)

The OMG Program is an accelerated math program for Engineering, Bio-Engineering and Computer Science students at Ohlone. Enrolled students will take three full semester length math classes in two semesters along with other engineering and or computer science related courses.  Meet the OMG Faculty and Staff.  See profiles of OMG students.

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  • Take 3 courses (Pre-Calculus I and II and Calculus I) and condense them into 2 semesters
  • Curriculum contextualized to Engineering/Computer Science/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, career skills workshops and speakers, and tutoring.


Fall 2019

  • Engineering Cohort (all classes on the Fremont Campus)
    • Engineering 101 Introduction to Engineering
    • Math 186X/186 Pre-Calculus I
    • Math 187 Pre-Calculus II
  • Computer Science Cohort (all classes on the Newark Campus)
    • CS 102 Introduction to Programming using C++
    • Math 186X/186 Pre-Calculus I
    • Math 187 Pre-Calculus II

Spring 2020

  • Engineering Cohort
    • Math 101a - Calculus I
    • Engineering 115 - Engineering Graphics and Design 
  • Computer Science Cohort
    • Math 101a - Calculus I
    • Computer Science 116 - C++ Programming


To be eligible for OMG, you must:

  • Be a full-time Ohlone student for Fall 2019/2020
  • Be eligible to take Math 186 (Pre-Calculus I) in Fall 2019
  • Be a declared STEM Major, or express a strong interest in a STEM field
  • Commit to attending all OMG Program Components (math classes, tutoring, 1-on-1 meetings with program staff)
  • Students will be contacted for a mandatory individual interview


Contact Jeff O'Connell at joconnell@ohlone.edu for more information.

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