Michael  Cao

Faculty, Mathematics

Michael has been teaching at Mission College since 2014. Before joining Mission College, Michael worked on computer vision research projects at HRL Laboratories and taught various math classes at De Anza College and West Valley College. He enjoys using mathematics as a platform to help students expand their quantitative consciousness.


M.A. in Applied Mathematics, UCSD
B.S. in Mathematics of Computation, UCLA

Courses Taught

Pre Algebra
Beginning Algebra
Intermediate Algebra
Calculus I
Discrete Math

Fast Facts

Michael has taken classes in Spanish, Mandarin, Japanese, and Korean, but he forgot almost all of them. 

Favorite Quote

We are hypnotized by our environment.  And that we cannot see anything beyond the horizon of our experience.



Michael Cao

Michael Cao
phone: 408-855-5329
email: michael.cao@wvm.edu
office: GC-317F

Math Department Website