2021-2022 College Catalog 
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2021-2022 College Catalog [Consult with Your Academic Advisor for Your Catalog Year]

Graduation Map: Community Nutrition, AS-LAS for Transfer to UCA BS in Community Nutrition

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About This Degree

Start Here / Finish There

NPC Faculty Mentor: Debra Wilson (Debra.Wilson@np.edu) 501.760.4285

  • This curriculum is designed for persons who plan to obtain an Associate of Science in Liberal Arts and Sciences (ASLAS) degree at National Park College (NPC) and transfer to the University of Central Arkansas (UCA) to complete a Bachelor’s degree.
  • Prerequisite courses and/or developmental courses may need to be taken in addition to this suggested plan of study.

UCA Transfer Admission information and policies

  • Students completing the Associate of Science in Liberal Arts and Sciences degree requirements with a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA, will have satisfied the UCA Lower-Division Core and will be admitted to the corresponding degree program as a junior.

UCA Transfer Scholarship information and policies

NPUC Transfer Resources:   • Transfer 101  •  Transfer Checklists  •  Transfer FAQ

NPC Honors Program: The NPC Honors Program is accepting applications. Learn more about the NPC Honors Program.

Semester 1 - Fall (13 Credit Hours)

Semester 2 - Spring (16 credit hours)

Semester 4 - Spring (15 credit hours)

60 Credit Hours

See your NPC advisor for degree and graduation information​
* Denotes NPC courses included in the Arkansas Course Transfer System (ACTS)

Remaining UCA Courses - Community Nutrition

Prefix Course # Course Name Credit Hours
FACS 2351 Family Relations 3
FACS 3311 Resource Management (UD UCA Core: C) 3
FACS 3318 Parenting Issues 3
FACS 3356 Methods in FACS Education 3
FACS 3372 Personal & Family Finance (UD UCA Core: I, R) 3
NUTR 1100 Introduction to the Dietetics Profession 1
NUTR 2311 Meal Management 3
NUTR 3310 Food Service 3
NUTR 3350 Community Nutrition 3
NUTR 3370 Lifecycle Nutrition 3
NUTR 3371 Nutrition Counseling 3
NUTR 3375 Lifecycle Nutrition II 3
NUTR 3380 Food Economics 3
NUTR 4301 Research in Family & Consumer Sciences/Nutrition (UD UCA Core: Z) 3
NUTR 4315 Sports Nutrition 3
NUTR 4321 Nutritional Services Administration 3
NUTR 4339 Community Nutrition Practicum (UD UCA Core: Z) 3
NUTR 4395 Nutrition: Contemporary Issues (UD UCA Core: D) 3
    General Elective 3
    General Elective 3
    General Elective 2
    Total Hours: 120

Academic Year: 2021-2022
Revised: September, 2021

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