to B.A. Mass Communications - Convergence Journalism
An opportunity to gain an associate degree from Delaware Tech and a bachelor's degree from Delaware State University.
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 Communications provides essential background for students preparing for careers in the print or broadcasting media. Students will learn how to write news articles as well as how to operate radio and television equipment. Instruction is given in copy writing and in selling advertisements for different types of media. The program emphasizes hands-on experience with students serving two internships prior to graduation. Students enrolled in Delaware State University's Bachelor of Arts degree program in Mass Communications - Convergence Journalism have access to state-of-the art radio and television broadcasting facilities as well as the digital multimedia technologies of the future. Because they get so much hands-on experience, Convergence Journalism majors cultivate various marketable industry specific skills including news writing and editing, media research techniques, media law and ethics, video and audio production and digital multimedia. Graduates go on to careers in all aspects of convergence journalism, getting jobs as reporters, editors, production professionals and front office managers.
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
DELAWARE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
B.A. Mass Communications - Convergence Journalism
DELAWARE STATE UNIVERSITY
|*Students should take this course for transfer to DSU.||^African-American Literature I or II satisfies the African-American Experience Across-the-Curriculum requirement. + Satisfies multicultural requirement|
|Students must complete a minimum of 120 credits for the B. A. in Mass Communications. Course offerings by semester may vary. See your advisor. RDG 120, Critical Reading and Thinking, is a required DTCC course unless the student is exempt.|
|For more information contact:|
|Delaware State University|
Dover, Delaware: (302)857-6060 Georgetown, Delaware: (302)500-7011 Wilmington, Delaware: (302)254-5334
|This articulation agreement is subject to change based on Delaware Tech and senior institution curriculum. 03/2014|