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Food and Nutrition Coach

Location(s): Southeast Campus

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Level 2 Certificate

Health Science Pathway
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Program Requirements

Total Certificate Hours: 44

Students enrolled in the program must undergo and receive a clear criminal background check and negative substance abuse screening. In addition, students are required to meet physical requirements and Dietetics Program immunization requirements, proof of CPR for healthcare provider and ServSafe Manager Certification, and valid Texas driver’s license prior to starting practicum rotation.

Students must meet requirements of Texas Success Initiative (TSI) , including assessment prior to enrollment in any college-level coursework and any indicated developmental education or other strategy for achieving college readiness. 

Application is NOT required for this certificate.

Completion of this certificate does not guarantee acceptance into the Dietetic Technician Program. Certificate completers are NOT eligible to sit for the national DTR Credentialing examination.

Licensing Notice: Texas House Bill 1508

This program prepares a student for an occupational license. However, the student may not be eligible for licensing if they have a prior criminal history. For more details, see House Bill 1508 Licensing Requirements .

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