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Guided Pathways

Nutrition-Nutrition Science w/emphasis, 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
NF 25 Intro Nutrition Science 3.0
ENGL 1A Freshman Composition 4.0
CHEM 40 Intro General Chemistry 5.0
Total:   12.0
Winter Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
SPCH 1A Public Speaking 4.0
SPCH 2 (or) Survey Comm Studies
SPCH 8 (or) Professional Speaking
Total:   4.0
Spring Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
NF 1 Careers in Nutrition 2.0
ENGL 1C Critical Thinking&Writing 4.0
CHEM 50 General Chemistry I 5.0
Total:   11.0
Summer Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU HUM CSU GE C2 Humanities Crse 3.0
Total:   3.0
Fall Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
CHEM 51 General Chemistry II 5.0
BIOL 4 Biology for Majors 4.0
MATH 110 Elementary Statistics 4.0
PSYC 10 (or) Stats/Behavioral Sciences
Total:   13.0
Spring Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
ANAT 10A Intro Human Anatomy 4.0
NF 20 Principles of Food Lab 3.0
CSU ETHS CSU GE Area F Ethnic Studies 3.0
CSU AMIST CSU GE American Institutions 3.0
Total:   13.0
Fall Semester (Year 3)
Course Prefix Title Units
ANAT 10B Intro Human Physiology 4.0
CSU AMIST CSU GE American Institutions 3.0
CHEM 20 Intro Organic and Biochem 5.0
Total:   12.0
Spring Semester (Year 3)
Course Prefix Title Units
SPCH 20 Argumentation and Debate 3.0
MICR 22 Microbiology 4.0
PSYC 1A Intro to Psychology 3.0
CSU ARTS CSU GE C1 Arts Crse 3.0
Total:   13.0
Program Notes

Resources available to Nutrition & Foods majors:

  • Patricia Maestro, Counselor Liaison to Nutrition majors.  Contact: 

Mt SAC Nutrition & Food Program:

Cal Poly Pomona Nutrition Program:

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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