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MTH303 Basic College Mathematics
Thinking Mathematically, 3rd Edition. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Education, Inc. 2005.
MTH304 Intermediate Algebra
Intermediate Algebra, 8th Edition, by Kauffman and Schwitters. Brooks/Cole: Cengage Learning.
MTH305 College Algebra
College Algebra, 7th Edition. By Larson and Hostetler. Published by Houghton Mifflin. ISBN: 0-618-64310-9
MTH306 Finite Mathematics
Finite Math: An Applied Approach, 9th Edition ISBN: 0-471-32899-5.
MTH307 College Geometry
Leff, S. L. (2009). Barron's E-Z Geometry. Hauppauge, NY: Barron's Educational Series. ISBN-13: 978-0-7641-3981-5
Taxicab Geometry: An Adventure in Non-Euclidean GeometryISBN: 0-486-25202-7.
Flatland: A Romance of Many DimensionsISBN: 0-486-27263-x.
MTH310 College Trigonometry
College Trigonometry, 5th Edition ISBN: 0618388044.
MTH311 Business Mathematics
Schaum's Outline of Basic Business Mathematics
MTH314College Pre-Calculus
Precalculus: Mathematics for Calculus (5th edition) by Steward, Redlin, & Watson; Brooks/Cole; ISB # 0-534-49277-0
MTH318 Business Calculus
Calculus and Its Applications, 10th edition. By Goldstein, Lay, and Schneider. Prentice Hall, 2003.
MTH320-MTH321-MTH322 College Calculus I, II, and III (3-credit)
Note: The 4-credit course uses a different text.
Calculus, 8th ed.. Houghton Mifflin Company (2006). By Larson, Hostetler, and Edwards. ISBN 061850298X.
MTH320+1 College Calculus I; 4th Credit (1 credit)
Calculus: Concepts and Connections. 1st Edition
MTH325-MTH326-MTH327 College Calculus I, II, and III for Science and Math Majors (4-credit)
Same textbook for MTH325, MTH326, and MTH327
Calculus: Concepts and Connections. 1st Edition
MTH328 Linear Algebra
4-credit course
Linear Algebra With Applications (Fourth Edition). by Otto Bretscher; Pearson/Prentice Hall: ISBN #0-13-600926-3

Supplementary Linear Algebra learning resource:
Visualizing Linear Algebra With Maple, by Sandra Keith. Prentice Hall, 2001. ISBN: 0130418161
MTH329 Linear Algebra For Business Applications
3-credit course
Introduction to Linear Algebra, Fourth International Edition. Wellesley-Cambridge Press (2009). Gilbert Strang. ISBN-10: 0980232716
MTH330 College Statistics
STAT, An Innovative Approach to Teaching & Learning Introduction to Statistics, 2009 - 2010 Edition, Robert Johnson & Patricia Ruby, Brooks/ Cole, a part of Cengage Learning. ISBN-10: 0538735031
MTH335 and MTH336 Differential Equations I and II
Differential Equations with Boundary Value Problems (2nd edition) by Polking, Boggess, & Arnold; Pearson/Prentice Hall; ISBN 0-13-186236-7

It is expected that students have access to a graphing calculator or a computer with graphing calculator capabilities that can plot the direction field for a single differential equation, and superimpose the solution with given initial conditions.

High School

MTH202 Consumer Mathematics
AGS Consumer Mathematics. Published by American Guidance Services, Inc. ISBN 0-7854-2943-3.

Student Workbook AGS Consumer Mathematics. Published by American Guidance Services, Inc. ISBN 0-7854-2945-X.
MTH203 Pre-Algebra
Pre-Algebra, published by Glencoe McGraw-Hill.
MTH205 High School Algebra I
Algebra 1, by McGraw Hill/Glencoe. 2005.
MTH207 Plane Geometry
Geometry , by McGraw Hill/Glencoe, 2007.
MTH208 High School Algebra II
Algebra 2, by McGraw Hill/Glencoe. 2005.
MTH210 Trigonometry
Schaum's Outlines: Trigonometry (3rd Edition), by Moyer and Ayers, Jr. ISBN 0070068933
MTH211 Business Mathematics (high school)
Schaum's Outline of Basic Business Mathematics
MTH215-MTH216 Beginning Calculus I and II (high school)
Schaum's Outline of Theory and Problems of Beginning Calculus


SH300 Essentials of Nutrition
Understanding Nutrition, 11th edition, by Whitney and Rolfes. ISBN: 0495116696
SH301 Essentials of Medical Terminology
Medical Terminology-Language for Health Care, 3rd edition, by Thierer, Nelson, Ward & Young. ISBN: 0073374725
SH307 Introduction to Forensic Science
Criminalistics. An Introduction to Forensic Science. 10th Ed., by Saferstein. Pearson Prentice Hall, 2010, ISBN 978-0135045206

Also Publisher's Web Resources for Students
SH308 Environmental Science
There are 2 options for obtaining the book for this class. You may purchase the hardcopy textbook or the ebook (approx. $65) which entitles you to the Connect Plus page from the publisher. The ebook provides supplemental online instructional resources.

Hardcopy book:
Ecology: Global Insights and Investigations, 1st Edition by Peter Stiling. McGraw Hill. ISBN-13: 978-0073532479.

E-book with Connect Plus:
SH310 College Chemistry
Chemistry, 4th edition, by Olmstead and Williams. ISBN: 0471478113.
SH311 Introductory Organic Chemistry
Introduction to Organic Chemistry. 4th edition.By Brown and Poon. Published by Wiley. ISBN 0470129239.
SH312 Organic Chemistry
Introduction to Organic Chemistry. 4th edition.By Brown and Poon. Published by Wiley. ISBN 0470129239.
SH315 College Physics
The Physics of Everyday Phenomena, 8th edition (paperback)
The Physics of Everyday Phenomena, 8th edition (hard cover)

SH320-SH321 College Biology I and II
Essential Biology with Physiology, 2nd edition. By Campbell, Reece, & Simon The Benjamin/Cummings Publishing Co. ISBN: 0-8053-6841-8. Also, a functional CD-ROM Essential Biology
SH322 Fundamentals of Microbiology
Fundamentals of Microbiology, 10th edition by I. Edward Alcamo. ISBN-13: 978-1284039689 . Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Sudbury, Massachusetts.
(Do not get the "Body Editions" version of this book.)
Or, the 9th edition:
Fundamentals of Microbiology, 9th edition by I. Edward Alcamo. ISBN: 978-0-7637-6258-2.
SH325 Basic Anatomy and Physiology [no lab; 3 cr]
Essentials of Human Anatomy. 9th Edition. By Elaine N. Marieb. Publisher: Pearson Benjamin Cummings. ISBN: 0321513428
SH326 Basic Practical Anatomy and Physiology LAB; 1 cr
PhysioEx 9.1 Publisher: Pearson ISBN-13: 978-0321929648. Required for labs; get one with an unused access code.
SH330 and SH331 Anatomy and Physiology I and II [with lab; 4 cr]
Anatomy and Physiology: The Unity of Form and Function, 7th Edition. by Kenneth S. Saladin. Published by McGraw Hill, 2014. (hardcover or paperback)

PhysioEx 10 - required for labs; get on with an unused code.
SH334 Marine Biology [with lab; 4 cr]
Marine Biology, Castro 8th Edition. ISBN-13: 978-0073524160

SH335 Genetics
Genetics: From Genes to Genomes. Hartwell 5th Edition. 2014. McGraw-Hill Education. ISBN-13: 978-0073525310 (Students may use the paperback or eTextbook version).
SH340-SH341 Pharmacology For Nurses I and II
Pharmacology for Nurses: A Pathophysiologic Approach, 3/E by Adams and Holland. Published by Prentice Hall, 2011. ISBN 0135089816

High School

SH210 General Chemistry
Chemistry, 2008, by Wilbraham, Staley, Matta and Waterman. Prentice Hall. 0132512106
SH220-SH221 General Biology I and II
Prentice Hall Biology. ISBN: 0131662554.