Aug 21, 2019  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Liberal Arts & Sciences: Pre-Nutrition Option (EB76)


Campus contact for this program:
Professor Janet Yarrow, JYarrow@hcc.commnet.edu

Associate in Science Degree

This program is designed for students who seek to become a Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist. Upon completion of the associates pre-nutrition degree, students have the opportunity to apply for transfer to either of the below schools at junior status to complete the bachelors degree in nutrition. 

  •  University of Connecticut at Storrs, Department of Nutritional Sciences.
  •  University of New Haven, Department of Nutrition and Dietetics. 

Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate ability to think critically and creatively.
  • Demonstrate ability to effectively communicate in oral and written form.
  • Demonstrate proficiency of computer literacy.
  • Demonstration ability to understand basic scientific principles.
  • Demonstrate ability to understand, evaluate and apply nutrition principles. 

Suggested Sequence of Courses


Prerequisite or parallel courses may be required. Please check individual course descriptions for details.

Total Credits: 61*


* University of New Haven does not accept hybrid or online courses for transfer.

1 Course must have prefix ARA*, FRE*, ITA*, or SPA* at the 200-level. UConn requires that two courses at the intermediate level be completed. If you test above the 2nd intermediate-level course, please check with your advisor to pick a different course that transfers.

2 Check with your advisor to find a course that transfers (e.g. ART* E101 or ART* E102).

UCONN does not accept hybrid or online courses for transfer. Please select traditional offerings.

NOTE: For degree completion the student must complete the Computer Literacy Requirement.

NOTE: A minimum of 15 credits must be taken in 200-level courses.