Biology & Health Science at College of San Mateo - Nutrition and Dietetics
Biology & Health Science
AS-TNutrition and Dietetics

The AS-T major in Nutrition and Dietetics prepares students for transfer into bachelor's degree programs in Nutrition and Dietetics and similar areas. Completion of this AS-T meets minimum eligibility for transfer to the California State University system.

Careers opportunities in health clubs, hospital and clinics, public and private schools, government organizations, health and welfare agencies, health and welfare promotion organizations, businesses, industry, research facilities, and teaching, are available to graduates in the field of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Degree Requirements
Complete General Education and other requirements listed for the Associate degree and

Major Requirements: 26-29 semester units

A grade of "C" or higher is required for each course applied to the major.

Required Core Courses: 15 units

BIOL 310 Nutrition 3.0 units
PSYC 100 General Psychology 3.0 units
CHEM 210 General Chemistry I 5.0 units
BIOL 240 General Microbiology 4.0 units

Required Selective Courses: List A: Select 8 or 10 units from the following courses:

CHEM 220 General Chemistry II 5.0 units
BIOL 260 Human Physiology 5.0 units
MATH 200 Elementary Probability and Statistics 4.0 units
PSYC 121 Basic Statistical Concepts 3.0 units

Required Selective Courses: List B: Select 3-4 units from the following courses:

BIOL 250 Human Anatomy 4.0 units
ECON 100 Principles of Macroeconomics 4.0 units
SOCI 100 Introduction to Sociology 3.0 units