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Biotechnology: Biological Sciences Option

to Biological Chemistry

An opportunity to gain an associate degree from Delaware Tech and a bachelor's degree from Wesley College.

YOUR PATH TO A BACHELOR'S DEGREE

Delaware Tech has established agreements with four-year colleges and universities that connect Delaware Tech associate degree programs with bachelor's degree programs to create smooth transfer opportunities for you. These Connected Degree programs enable you to complete your associate degree and then transfer to a four-year degree program as a junior.

THE CONNECTED DEGREE 2 + 2 CURRICULUM

Delaware Tech's Associate Degree program in Biotechnology: Biological Sciences Option offers students a theoretical and practical education in various aspects of biology and chemistry that can be applied to diverse careers in the medical, environmental, industrial, and agricultural fields. Standard techniques used in science laboratories are covered, and special emphasis is placed on science and math instruction to prepare students for upper-level course work.

Wesley College's Biological Chemistry program provides students with requisite knowledge and laboratory experience in chemistry and biology necessary to pursue a career in the pharmaceutical or chemical industry, pharmacy, biotechnology, education, scientific research, or to enter a graduate or professional medical program. The training stresses investigative methods and lab techniques, advanced instrumentation, critical analysis of scientific data and hypotheses, writing and communicative skills, and the relationship between scientific advances and public policy.

VALUE FOR YOU

By completing your associate degree at Delaware Tech, you'll receive excellent instruction in small classes at a campus close to home. Delaware Tech's affordable tuition can reduce the overall cost of your college education, making the completion of your bachelor's degree more manageable.

MAKING THE CONNECTION

Refer to the Connected Degree curriculum (on the reverse side of this page) for the sequence of courses needed to complete this program. Call Delaware Tech and let us help you follow the path to your bachelor's degree.


CONNECTED DEGREE CURRICULUM


Suggested Course Sequence

ASSOCIATE DEGREE
Biotechnology: Biological Sciences Option

DELAWARE TECHNICAL AND COMMUNITY COLLEGE

BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Biological Chemistry

WESLEY COLLEGE

First Semester (Fall) CR
BIO 150 Biology I 4
CHM 150 Chemical Principles I 5
CIS 107 Intro to Computers/Application 3
ENG 121 Composition 3
MAT 281 Calculus I 4
  19
Second Semester (Spring)
BIO 151 Biology II 4
BIO 250 Principles of Microbiology 4
CHM 151 Chemical Principles II 5
SOC 111 Sociology I 3
  16
Third Semester (Fall)
BIT 260 Biotechnology I 4
CHM 240 Organic Chemistry I 4
CHM 250 Analytical Chemistry I 5
PSY 121 General Psychology 3
  16
Fourth Semester (Spring)
CHM 241 Organic Chemistry II 4
BIT 261 Biotechnology II 4
ENG 122 Technical Writing-Comm 3
PHY 205 General Physics I or 4
PHY 281 Physics I with Calculus 4
  15
Fifth Semester (Fall) CR
MA 201 Intro to Statistical Methods 3
CH 303 Physical Chemistry I 4
EN 101 Literature for Composition 3
PS 250 Physics II 4
RE XXX Religion Elective 3
  17
Sixth Semester (Spring)
MA 212 Calculus II 4
BI 215 Anatomy & Physiology II 4
BI 322 Cell Biology 4
CH 304 Physical Chemistry II 4
PE XXX PE Electives 2
  18
Seventh Semester (Fall)
BI 406 Research Methods 2
BI XXX Major Elective (300 level or above) 4
EN XXX Literature Elective 3
CH 326 Biochemistry 4
XX XXX Communicating in the World Elective 3
  16
Eighth Semester (Spring)
BI 407 Experimental and Project Research 1
BI 340 Genetics 4
CH 306 Instrument Analysis 4
XX XXX American Culture Elective 3
XX XXX Non-American Culture Elective 3
  15
The Bachelor's program in Biological Chemistry requires a minimum of 124 credits.
Course offerings by semester may vary. Students must contact their advisor.
RDG 120, Critical Reading and Thinking, is a required DTCC course unless the student is exempt.
For more information contact:
Delaware Tech
Georgetown, DE: 302-259-6605
Newark, DE: 302-453-3784
Wesley College
Dover, DE: 302-736-2456
This articulation agreement is subject to change based on Delaware Tech and senior institution curriculum changes. 07/2012