# Do you have to take intermediate algebra before college algebra?

**algebra**and

**intermediate algebra**. And that's

**before**they

**can**even

**get**to the first

**college**-level math course, generally “

**college algebra**” or pre-calculus.

In this regard, is intermediate algebra before college algebra?

**Intermediate algebra** is not a transfer level course, since it does not transfer **for college** credit at the CSU or UC. **College algebra** is a transfer level **algebra** course offered at many California community **colleges** and CSU campuses and generally has a prerequisite of **intermediate algebra**.

Additionally, is intermediate algebra the same as Algebra 1? What is the difference between **intermediate algebra** and college **algebra**? The standard course called '**Intermediate Algebra**' is a fast-paced version of **Algebra** I, through the quadratic formula. This course is now considered remedial in Ohio, and other states are moving to do the **same**.

Secondly, what does intermediate algebra mean in college?

**Intermediate Algebra**: **Intermediate Algebra** is a branch of mathematics that substitutes letters for numbers and uses simplification techniques to solve equations.

How do you pass intermediate algebra in college?

**How to Pass Intermediate Algebra**

- Be A Proactive Student. The first step in passing any course is to be a proactive learner.
- Review And Practice. To pass intermediate algebra, it would behoove you to take time to practice basic algebra prior to this advanced course.
- Consider One-On-One Guidance.
- Online Study Support.