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Mission College Associate in Science in Nutrition and Dietetics for Transfer
Mission College

Associate in Science in Nutrition and Dietetics for Transfer

Santa Clara, USA

60 Hours

English

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Introduction

The Associate in Science in Nutrition and Dietetics for Transfer introduces students to the principles and methodologies used in the study of nutrition and dietetics. Students will acquire the foundational knowledge necessary to pursue a baccalaureate degree in nutrition and dietetics.

To earn an Associate of Science in Nutrition for Transfer degree, a student must complete 60-semester units that are eligible for transfer to the CSU system that consists of the IGETC pattern or CSU GE breadth and a major of 18 units more.

Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.0 in all CSU-transferable coursework to receive an associate degree for transfer and all courses in the major must be completed with a C or better.

Students earning an associate degree for transfer will not be required to complete any other local graduation requirements.

What is an AS-T?

The Associate in Science for Transfer (AS-T) is intended for students who plan to transfer and complete a bachelor's degree in a similar major at a CSU campus. Students completing these transfer degrees:

  • will earn an Associate's Degree from Mission College;
  • are guaranteed admission to a similar major at a campus in the CSU system;
  • will be prepared to start upper division coursework at the CSU;
  • and will not have to complete more than 60 units after transfer.

Skills Needed

  • Teamworking skills.
  • Keen interest in the impact of diet on health.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Communication skills, including the ability to explain complex things simply.
  • An understanding of science.
  • Able to motivate others.

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