Sign In

MathCE 206 Information

​​​​​​MathCE 206 College Preparation Essential Mathematics is a free noncredit math course that covers the following topics:​ operations of whole numbers, fractions, decimals, integers and working with percentages, ratio, proportion, measurement, mensuration geometry, basic algebra and applied word problems. This course prepares students for Pre-Algebra  or the MathCE 255 course. 

Sample topics for this class

Basic Arithmetic

​Basic Arithmetic

Beginning Algebra


Tuition free course​: 

MathCE 206 is free for all students who are 18 or older. 
Students who are younger than 18 needs to have a parent or guardian come to SCC to sign a waiver before allowed to register for the class.

Zero Cost Textbook  Co​urse

MathCE 206 uses a free textbook and the Canvas LMS.
 Zero cost textbook logo​​

Class schedule:

The MathCE 206 classes are offered on Monday/ Wednesday  9:00AM-12PM on campus at SCC and online  every semester. 

Noncredit transcript record:  ​

Grades for any noncredit courses are posted in the noncredit transcript which is different than the SCC college credit transcript. In the other words, the final grade for this class will not be on the SCC college transcript. 

How to register for this c​lass: ​

  • In person: SCC campus Room U-80 (Phone: 714-628-5929)​
  • Through Webadvisor by choosing the "Continuing Ed. term" , "OEC- SCC Continuing" location and "MathCE - Free noncredit math" subject.  
How to register for a MathCE class in Webadvisor screenshot

Santiago College noncredit-credit math pathways​​​​

SCC noncredit to credit  Mathematics Pathway