Dec 13, 2018  
2017-2018 College Catalog 
    
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Degree Map: Nutritional Sciences A.S., Community Nutrition Option


If you are a full-time student and follow this degree map, you can complete this associate degree in two years.  See an academic advisor for a customized degree map that works for you.  To be recommended for the Associate in Science degree, you must achieve a grade point average of 2.0 as a minimum on all coursework attempted (minimum of 60 hours).

Note the Milestones below each semester.  Milestones are reminders of actions you should take during that semester to help keep you on track for degree completion.

First Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
ENGL 1113 - Composition I  
A grade of ‘C’ or better required to progress into next course in sequence.
3
BIOL 1383 - Nutrition   3
COMM 1113 - Public Speaking   3
HIST 1483 - U.S. History 1492 to the Civil War Era  or HIST 1493 - U.S. History - Civil War Era to the Present   3
MATH 1513 - Precalculus I (A) 
A grade of ‘C’ or better required to progress into next course in sequence.  This course also requires a grade of ‘C’ or better to progress into CHEM coursework.
3
Total Credit Hours 15

Milestones

  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted.  See a financial aid counselor to determine your financial aid status.
  • Download MS Office from MyTCC.
  • Form a study group, join a student organization, or volunteer at a community service site.
  • Visit the writing, math and science, or technology learning centers for free individual tutoring support services.
  • Check academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • Meet with an academic advisor before enrolling for the next semester.

Second Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
BIOL 1224 - Introduction to Biology for Majors (L)  
A grade of ‘C’ or better required to progress into next course in sequence.
4
ENGL 1213 - Composition II   3
MATH 2193 - Elementary Statistics   3
Humanities General Education Elective.  See the General Education Requirements  for course list. 3
POLS 1113 - American Federal Government   3
Total Credit Hours 16

Milestones

  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted.  See a financial aid counselor to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor before enrolling for the next semester.
  • Schedule a campus visit with your transfer institution’s student recruitment office.
  • Check academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • Visit Career Services by your 20th credit hour to explore career opportunities associated with this degree.

Third Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
CHEM 1315 - General Chemistry I (L)  
A grade of ‘C’ or better required to progress into next course in sequence.
5
Humanities General Education Elective.  See the General Education Requirements  for course list. 3
PHED 2111 - Professional Careers in Nutritional Sciences   1
Physical Education Elective.  Select course after consulting with an academic advisor.
PHED 2263 - Principles in Health Education and Health Promotion  
PHED 2603 - Total Wellness  
PHED 2653 - Applied Anatomy and Kinesiology  
3
PSYC 1113 - Introduction to Psychology (S)   3
Total Credit Hours 15

Milestone

  • Consult with an academic advisor to complete a Petition for Computer Proficiency.
  • Meet with an academic advisor for a graduation check.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 if 31 or more hours have been attempted.  See a financial aid counselor to determine your financial aid status.
  • Check academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • Complete applications for admission and financial aid for the four-year institution to which you plan to transfer.
  • Visit Career Services to build your resume.

Fourth Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
CHEM 1415 - General Chemistry II (L)   5
HSVC 1113 - Principles of Human Services   3
HSVC 2023 - Lifespan Development   3
Physical Education Elective.  Select course after consulting with an academic advisor.
PHED 2263 - Principles in Health Education and Health Promotion  
PHED 2603 - Total Wellness  
PHED 2653 - Applied Anatomy and Kinesiology  
3
Total Credit Hours 14

Milestone

  • Meet with an academic advisor to file for graduation.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 if 31 or more hours have been attempted.  See a financial aid counselor to determine your financial aid status.

Transfer Information

This degree will transfer to Oklahoma State University (OSU). You should work closely with an academic advisor each semester to make certain you are enrolled in the correct courses for a seamless transfer process and you are encouraged to begin a dialogue with your intended transfer school as early as possible. Early coordination between TCC academic advisors and advisors from selected four-year institutions can streamline the transfer process. It is the student’s responsibility to ensure that he/she understands the program/admission/transfer requirements for the transfer school. A copy of the transfer agreement with OSU is provided below.

TCC AS Nutritional Sciences to OSU BS Nutritional Sciences_Community Nutrition