Guided Pathways

Guided Pathways

Food Science & Technology, Transfer, CSU Pomona, X8770

Program: X8770
Looking for guidance? A counselor can help.This Guided Pathways for Success (GPS) is a suggested sequence of coursework needed for program completion. It is not an official educational plan. Schedule an appointment with a counselor or advisor as soon as possible to create an individualized Mountie Academic Plan (MAP) specific to your goals and needs.
Suggested Sequence of CourseworkIndicates Courses Offered Online
Fall Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
MATH 150 Trigonometry 3.0
CHEM 40 Introduction General Chemistry 5.0
ENGL 1A Freshman Composition 4.0
Total:   12.0
Winter Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU AMIST CSU GE American Institutions 3.0
CSU ARTS CSU GE C1 Arts Crse 3.0
Total:   6.0
Spring Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
CHEM 50 General Chemistry I 5.0
MATH 160 Precalculus Mathematics 4.0
MATH 110 Elementary Statistics 3.0
MATH 110S (or) Integrated Statistics
PSYC 10 (or) Stats for Behavioral Sciences
BUSC 17 (or) Applied Business Statistics
Total:   12.0
Summer Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
CHEM 20 Intro Organic and Biochemistry 5.0
Total:   5.0
Fall Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
ENGL 1C Critical Thinking and Writing 4.0
CHEM 51 General Chemistry II 5.0
MATH 180 Calculus and Analytic Geometry 4.0
Total:   13.0
Winter Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
MICR 22 Microbiology 4.0
Total:   4.0
Spring Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
BIOL 4 Biology for Majors 4.0
NF 30 Intro to Food Sci Technologies 3.0
PHYS 2AG General Physics 4.0
CSU ETHS CSU GE Area F Ethnic Studies 3.0
Total:   14.0
Summer Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU ART/H CSU GE C-1 or C-2 Art/Hum Crse 3.0
Total:   3.0
Program Notes

Resources available to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) majors:

Mt. SAC STEM center is located on the 3rd floor of the campus' Math & Science Building, provides tutoring, peer-to-peer coaching, counseling, and general support services.  Student who visit the center will find a study area stocked with microscopes, laptop computers, and even skeletons for anatomy students.   The center is available to any math, science, or engineering student.
Bldg. 61, room 3318
(909) 274-4425


Effective Fall 2021 
Ethnic Studies General Education Requirement (AREA F) 

New California law, AB 1460, requires CSU students to take a class in one of four ethnic studies disciplines: Native American studies, African American studies, Asian American studies, or Latina and Latino studies.  

All new Fall 2021 community college CSU-transfer bound students will be required to complete the new general education requirement Mt. SAC refers to it as the Fall 2021 CSU General Education Breadth requirements. 

What are the area F-Ethnic Studies course options? 

Area F courses are yet to be identified-June 2022. Check the Mt. SAC General Education (CSU) website site for updates 


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