Once students enter the college level courses, they should identify the highest level course they plan to take at Pierce College, and purchase the calculator that is recommended for that course.
|Math 50||Scientific||Calculator with square root capability|
|Math 54||Scientific||Calculator with square root & exponent capability|
|Math 96, 98, 107||Scientific||Scientific|
|Math 146||TI-83, 83+, 84+||Graphing Calculator with stats functions|
|Math 147||TI-83, 83+, 84+||Graphing Calculator|
|Math 148||TI-83, 83+, 84+||Graphing Calculator|
|Math 141, 142, 151, 152||TI-83, 83+, 84+, 89/89T, 92+, 200||Graphing Calculator|
|Math 153||TI-89/89T, 92+, 200||Graphing Calculator|
|Math 205, 224, 238||TI-89/89T, 92+, 200||Check with Instructor|
Above table also includes Silver Editions. 89T is the TI-89 Titanium Edition.
NOTES: Engineering students should obtain a TI-89, TI-92, TI-200 or equivalent.
Some graphing calculators (TI-84 and TI-89) are available in the college libraries for rental for the quarter. See the library staff or your instructor for more information.