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SJSU ARTICULATION AGREEMENT
Lower Division Requirements
Fall 2013 - Spring 2014

BS - Nutritional Science

San José State University -to- Ohlone College

Community College students should meet with a counselor as soon as possible to determine the equivalent courses offered at that institution. Students should complete as many as possible of the lower division requirements listed below, prior to transfer.

Lower Division Course Requirements

Community College Course Equivalents

Students may pursue the BS - Nutritional Science without an area of concentration (general degree). This alternate plan will prepare students for careers in Nutrition Science, Sports Nutrition, Food Management, Nutrition Education (does not qualify students to become credentialed teachers). Departmental advising (408-924-3100) is required in order to avoid taking additional supporting courses. These academic plans do not meet the requirements of the American Dietetic Association or the Institute of Food Technologists.

Preparation for the Major:

MICR 020 General BacteriologyBiol 106 Microbiology
PSYC 001 General PsychologyPSY 101 General Psychology
ENVS 001 Introduction to Environmental IssuesNo Current Equivalent
STAT 095 Elementary StatisticsMath 159 Introduction to Statistics
   OR
HS 067 Introductory Health StatisticsNo Current Equivalent
   OR
UNVS 015C Statway C: Statistics-Concepts & MethodsNo Current Equivalent
Please note: A course that articulates to UNVS 015C may be used in "lieu of" the statistics course required by this major through Summer 2014, except for the emphasis in Food and Health Specialist. Students must earn a grade of "C" or better.

Lower Division Requirements of the Major:

NUFS 008 Nutrition for the Health ProfessionsCFS 109 Nutrition
NUFS 031 Professionalism in Nutrition, Food Science and PackagingNo Current Equivalent

Select One "specialized" area from the following:

For Nutrition Science, also complete:

CHEM 001A and CHEM 001B General Chemistry
Sequence must be complete at the same transfer school
Chem 101A General Chemistry (*)
   AND
Chem 101B General Chemistry
Equivalent only if sequence is complete
CHEM 008 Organic ChemistryChem 112A Organic Chemistry
   AND
Chem 112B Organic Chemistry
BIOL 065 Human AnatomyNo Current Equivalent
or
BIOL 065O Human AnatomyBiol 103A Human Anatomy and Physiology
or
Human Anatomy Equivalent Transfer CourseNo Current Equivalent
BIOL 066 Human PhysiologyBiol 103B Human Anatomy and Physiology

For Nutrition Education, also complete:

BIOL 021 Human BiologyBiol 104 Basic Human Anatomy and Physiology
CHEM 030A Introductory ChemistryCHEM 102 Preparation for General Chemistry
CHEM 030B Introductory ChemistryNo Current Equivalent

For Sports Nutrition, also complete:

BIOL 066 Human PhysiologyBiol 103B Human Anatomy and Physiology
CHEM 030A Introductory ChemistryCHEM 102 Preparation for General Chemistry
CHEM 030B Introductory ChemistryNo Current Equivalent

For Food Management, also complete:

NUFS 020 Sanitation and Environmental Issues in the Hospitality IndustryNo Current Equivalent
NUFS 022 Catering and Beverage ManagementNo Current Equivalent
NUFS 025 Internship in Foodservice ManagementNo Current Equivalent
BIOL 021 Human BiologyBiol 104 Basic Human Anatomy and Physiology
BUS1 020N Survey of AccountingNo Current Equivalent
CHEM 030A Introductory ChemistryCHEM 102 Preparation for General Chemistry
CHEM 030B Introductory ChemistryNo Current Equivalent
ECON 001A Principles of Economics: MacroeconomicsBA 102A Principles of Economics - Macroeconomics (*)
   OR
ECON 001B Principles of Economics: MicroeconomicsBA 102B Principles of Economics - Microeconomics (*)
NUFS 012 Cost Control in HospitalityNo Current Equivalent
   OR
NUFS 023 Culinary ConceptsNo Current Equivalent
   OR
HSPM 023 Culinary ConceptsNo Current Equivalent

For Environmental Food and Health Specialist, also complete:

NUFS 020 Sanitation and Environmental Issues in the Hospitality IndustryNo Current Equivalent
CHEM 001A and CHEM 001B General Chemistry
Sequence must be complete at the same transfer school
Chem 101A General Chemistry (*)
   AND
Chem 101B General Chemistry
Equivalent only if sequence is complete
CHEM 030B Introductory ChemistryNo Current Equivalent
PHYS 002A Fundamentals of PhysicsPhys 120 Introduction to Physics I
PHYS 002B Fundamentals of PhysicsPhys 121 Introduction to Physics II
MATH 008 College AlgebraMATH 188 Pre-Calculus
BIOL 001A Foundations of BiodiversityBIOL 101A Principles of Biology- Molecular and Cellular (*)
   AND
BIOL 101B Principles of Biology- Organisms and Systems (*)
   OR
BIOL 001B Foundations of Cell Biology & PhysiologyBIOL 101A Principles of Biology- Molecular and Cellular (*)
   AND
BIOL 101B Principles of Biology- Organisms and Systems (*)

All students must satisfy the following prerequisite (or equivalent) prior to registering for the WST and 100W courses at SJSU {Academic Senate policy S05-8}.

Once the following course requirement is completed (earning a grade of C or better), students should contact http://testing.sjsu.edu to register for the WST exam at SJSU. Passing the WST prior to your first semester at SJSU will prevent delays in registering for upper division courses:
ENGL 001B Composition 2
A "C" or better is required in English 1B (a "C-" is not acceptable).
Engl 101B Reading and Composition (Introduction to Literature)
or
2nd English Composition Equivalent Transfer CourseENGL 101C Critical Thinking and Composition
A course articulated to SJSU's English 1B is recommended, however any course approved for the IGETC second semester composition area would be accepted to meet this requirement (a grade of "C" or better is required).

LDTP Approved Courses (*)

The following Ohlone College courses are approved for the following LDTP course descriptors shown on the right.
Chem 101AGeneral Chemistry for Science Majors I, with Lab
BA 102APrinciples of Macroeconomics
BA 102BPrinciples of Microeconomics
Chem 101AGeneral Chemistry for Science Majors I, with Lab
BIOL 101AGeneral Biology Sequence
BIOL 101BGeneral Biology Sequence
BIOL 101AGeneral Biology Sequence
BIOL 101BGeneral Biology Sequence
LDTP courses are acceptable "in lieu of" each other.
LDTP courses are not necessarily "equivalent" or "identical" in content.


IMPORTANT TRANSFER INFORMATION:

Prior to transferring to San José State University all transfers must earn at least 60 transferable semester units (90 quarter). Within those 60 semester/90 quarter units students are strongly encouraged to complete the following:

1. General Education Requirements:
Complete all the CSU GE Breadth requirements at the community college (39 semester units/58 quarter units). The approved courses for each area can be found at www.ASSIST.org under the link "CSU GE-Breadth Certification Courses" for your college. Many of these courses can be double counted to meet the major requirements shown above, so choose your courses wisely. Please see your college counselor/advisor to review your general education in order to receive FULL OR PARTIAL CERTIFICATION PRIOR TO TRANSFER to San José State University.

2. Second Semester English Composition:
Complete the second semester English composition course (or equivalent) as it is a prerequisite to registering for the WST and 100W courses at SJSU. Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in this course (a "C-" is not acceptable). Approved courses can be found above within the lower division major requirements. Be sure to select this course as part of your CSU GE-Breadth 39 semester unit requirements. Once this course is complete, students are encouraged to take the WST exam at SJSU to avoid delays in enrollment for other SJSU required courses. To register for the WST contact our Testing office at testing.sjsu.edu.

3. American Institutions Requirement (US 1, US 2, and US 3 must be completed):
This requirement is normally 2 courses and can be taken as part of your CSU GE-Breadth 39 semester unit requirements (GE Area D and sometimes Area C). The approved courses can be found at www.ASSIST.org under the link "CSU US History, Constitution, and American Ideals Courses" for your college.

4. Physical Education Requirement:
Two courses are required and must include at least two different activities. Completion of these courses will clear the graduation requirement at SJSU.

5. Lower Division Major Course Requirements:
Complete as many of the lower division courses required for the major as possible. Many of these courses may be double counted as part of the CSU GE-Breadth 39 semester unit requirements. These requirements are shown above.

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