Susan  Low

Associate Faculty, Mathematics

Susan has taught at Mission College for over 30 years. She has taught nearly all the courses in the Math Department and was one of the instructors and course developers of Unix OS Programming courses in the CIS Department early in her career at Mission.

Education

 Post-Baccalaureate National Science Fellowship, Electrical (Computer) Engineering, University
of California, Davis Extension
5th Year - Graduate School – Teaching Credential Program, Mathematics, University of
California, Davis
Master of Arts: Education: Math Methods in Educational Research, Stanford University
Bachelor of Science: Mathematics, University of California at Davis

Teaching Credentials

Community College: Mathematics
Community College Computer & Related Technologies
Secondary: Math major; Humanities - English emphasis minor
Adult Education: Mathematics

Courses Taught

Math C: Intermediate Algebra
Math D: Trigonometry
Math 1: Pre-Calculus Algebra
Math 2: Pre-Calculus Algebra & Trigonometry
Math 3A: Analytic Geometry & Calculus I
Math 3B: Analytic Geometry & Calculus II
Math 4A: Intermediate Calculus
Math 8: Finite Math
Math 10: Elementary Statistics
Math 12: Calculus for Business and Social Science
Math 19: Discrete Mathematics
Math 900: Arithmetic Functions
Math 901: Arithmetic Review
Math 902: Pre-Algebra
Math 903: Elementary Algebra

Fast Facts

Susan has over 30 years college level teaching experience in mathematics, computer science and related courses, as well as extensive professional experience in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) in higher academia and in the corporate sector in industries ranging from aerospace and high tech to healthcare IT, including training management of electronic healthcare medical records implementations. She has worked in diverse industries ranging from a start-up to large complex corporate environments.

Susan strives to assist students with understanding quantitative and problem-solving processes and to enhance their curiosity about mathematics and applications.

 

 

 

 

Susan Low

Susan Low
phone: 408-855-5840
email: susan.low@wvm.edu
office: Faculty Center SE2-101

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