Faculty Profile

Tracy McKay

Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics (2012)

Contact Information

mckaytr@dickinson.edu

Tome Scientific Building Room 240

Bio

Education

  • B.A., Bowdoin College, 2006
  • Ph.D., Iowa State University, 2012

2014-2015 Academic Year

Fall 2014

MATH 151 Introduction to Calculus
An introduction to limits and derivatives together with a review of polynomial, rational, trigonometric, exponential, and logarithmic functions.Five hours of class time per week. Prerequisite: departmental placement. This course fulfills the QR graduation requirement. Offered every semester.

MATH 170 Single Variable Calculus
The study of real-valued functions, including transcendental functions, limits, derivatives, and their applications, the definition of the Reimann integral, and the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus.Three hours of classroom and one and a half hour of lab per week. Prerequisite: 151 or departmental placement. This course fulfills the QR graduation requirement. Offered every semester.