Online College Courses for Credit


Surface Area

Calculations, equations and strategies specific to Surface Area is a skill applied to many areas within the Mathematics department. Establish introductory comprehension with concepts such as Lateral Face and Finding Surface Area with Squares. Explore the three-dimensional equations required for Surface Area of a Cube and Calculating the Surface Area of a Cylinder. Challenge your skill set with Finding Unknown Cylinder Measurements Using Surface Area or learn to estimate Slant Height by using more sophisticated methods. Surface Area is a topic that integrates many areas of Geometry to help you succeed on many levels.

Sophia's Common Core-Aligned Pathways and Tutorials

We want to make it simple for you to begin integrating Common Core-Aligned Lessons into your classroom Our Math Pathways feature in-depth, relevant content that aligns to these new standards. As an added benefit, these Pathways use Sophia’s Many Ways To Learn, an innovative approach that features multiple instructors and teaching techniques to connect with all kinds of learning styles.

Mathematics Courses for College Credit

Sophia College Courses are low-cost, self-paced, credit-carrying courses eligible for transfer to many different colleges and universities.*

College Algebra

Study fundamental topics in college-level algebra with emphasis on application.

Introduction to Statistics

Grasp core concepts of statistics such as probability distributions, approximations, and hypothesis-testing.

Pathways that Teach Surface Area

Pathways are a sequence of tutorials that help you learn a whole subject area, one concept at a time. Choose from multiple teachers and teaching styles.
CCSS Math Standard 6.G.4
Concepts: 6
Quiz Points: 90
Surface Area Pathway
Concepts: 41
Quiz Points: 615
The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE Credit®) has evaluated and recommended college credit for 27 of Sophia's online courses for college credit. These courses are eligible to transfer to many different colleges and universities.