NMC Transfer Guide

To: Western Michigan University - Main Campus

Program: Dietetics

The Dietetics Program meets the American Dietetic Association's Standards of Education and graduates are eligible to apply for an accredited internship or an approved supervised practice program. Students must complete either the internship or the supervised practice in order to qualify for certification as Registered Dietitians. After certification, the Registered Dietitian is eligible for positions in hospitals such as clinical dietitian or food service administrator; for positions in commercial food establishments such as restaurants, hotels, industrial facilities, schools, colleges, universities and the armed forces; and for positions in community health agencies.

Joyce DeRight is the contact person for this program at: joyce.deright@wmich.edu or (269) 387-3474.

BASIC REQUIREMENTS

Completion of the BASIC requirements as listed at NMC will fulfill most of the general requirements at WMU. WMU requires two additional General Education courses at the 300-400 level to be taken at WMU plus an upper level writing requirement (Proficiency #2 at WMU). Upon request at the NMC Records Office, a statement will be placed on your transcript, "MACRAO AGREEMENT SATISFIED".

Communications

Credits

ENG 111, 112

English Composition

8

Humanities

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Social Science

Credits

PSY 101

Introduction to Psychology

3

SOC 101

Introduction to Sociology

3

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Science/Math

Credits

BIO 110

Essential Biology

4

BIO 208

Microbiology

4

BIO 228

Anatomy & Physiology II

5

BIO 227 is a pre-requisite for BIO 228. However, students may wish to take this class at WMU due to the difficulty of getting into the anatomy and physiology sequence at NMC.

CHM 150/L/R

General Chemistry I

5

CHM 151/L/R

General Chemistry II

5

 

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

 

Credits

BIO 220

Nutrition in Human Health

3

MTH 111

Intermediate Algebra

4

CIT 100

Computers in Business

3

MKT 201

Introduction to Marketing

3

COM 101

Introduction to Communication

4

CUL 111

Professional Cookery

6

Northwestern Michigan College does not assume final responsibility for the accuracy of information on this guide. The final responsibility for the successful transfer of classes suggested on this guide rests with you and the institution you plan to transfer to. It is strongly recommended that you visit the institution as early in your academic career (prior to transfer) as possible.

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