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Associate Faculty

Susan Low

Susan Low

Associate Faculty

Phone: (408) 855-5840
Email: susan.low@wvm.edu
Office Location: Faculty Center SE2-101
Department: Mathematics

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.


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