Foods & Nutrition

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About Foods and Nutrition

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Foods and Nutrition includes the study of human metabolism, foods and other forms of nutrient delivery that support human health, factors that can affect nutrient availability, food systems and human health behaviors. Critical inquiries are made into how food and nutrition are marketed and how nutrition recommendations are developed.

At PCC, Foods and Nutrition offerings include a 100-level course: Personal Nutrition, which emphasizes basic nutrition principles and personal health behaviors; and a 200-level course: Nutrition, which is tailored to students pursuing careers in the life sciences and allied health.

What's Next?

  1. Complete the steps for new students
    • The admissions form will ask you what you plan to study. Since we don't offer a degree or certificate in this subject, you should choose Associate of Arts - Oregon Transfer (AAOT) for now.
  2. Plan how you'll pay for college
  3. Plan your transfer