Guided Pathways

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 to Nutrition Science 3.0
ENGL 1A Freshman Composition 4.0
CHEM 40 Introduction General Chemistry 5.0
Total:   12.0
Winter Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU ARTS CSU GE C1 Arts Crse 3.0
SPCH 1A Public Speaking 4.0
SPCH 2 (or) Survey Communication Studies
SPCH 8 (or) Professional Speaking
Total:   7.0
Spring Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
NF 1 Intro to Nutrition as a Career 2.0
CHEM 20 Intro Organic and Biochemistry 5.0
PSYC 1A Introduction to Psychology 3.0
MATH 110 Elementary Statistics 3.0
PSYC 10 (or) Stats for Behavioral Sciences
MATH 110S (or) Integrated Statistics
BUSC 17 (or) Applied Business Statistics
Total:   13.0
Summer Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU HUM CSU GE C2 Humanities Crse 3.0
CSU ETHS CSU GE Area F Ethnic Studies 3.0
Total:   6.0
Fall Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
NF 20 Principles of Food Lab 3.0
ANAT 10A Introductory Human Anatomy 4.0
ENGL 1C Critical Thinking and Writing 4.0
Total:   11.0
Winter Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU AMIST CSU GE American Institutions 3.0
CSU ART/H CSU GE C-1 or C-2 Art/Hum Crse 4.0
Total:   7.0
Spring Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU AMIST CSU GE American Institutions 3.0
MICR 22 Microbiology 4.0
ANAT 10B Introductory Human Physiology 4.0
Total:   11.0
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


Resources available to Nutrition & Foods majors:

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

Mt SAC Nutrition & Food Program:

Cal Poly Pomona Nutrition Program:

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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