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Food & Nutrition Department

Welcome to the Food & Nutrition Department

Department Information

Parent Department: Technology & Consumer Sciences
Office Phone: (623) 845-3160

Nutrition Program Director: Shohreh Moshrefzadeh
Office Phone: (623) 845-4759
Email: shohreh.moshrefzadeh@gccaz.edu

Mission Statement

Our purpose is to educate people of all walks of life and professional background about the importance of healthful nutrition behaviors.

Our goal is to help our students apply their knowledge in a practical and professional manner where the end result is improved health.

Department Background

The Food & Nutrition Department at GCC has been an innovative leader in providing nutrition education.

In 2000, the Nutrition Department began collaborating with the Fitness & Wellness Department. These efforts have led to the development of two certificates and a degree program that helps prepare students for immediate entry into the fitness workforce.

In addition, these academic programs can lead to students pursuing further education at a four year college or university. There are many academic and professional paths to choose from.

Center for Nutrition in Health & Performance

Our Nutrition Lab has state of the art equipment that is found at major universities across the country.


In this site:

Food and Nutrition
(623) 845-3160

We welcome feedback.

Content revised 2/6/14