Computing and Information Science

to Information Technology

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 Computing and Information Science program provides students with the foundational computing, analytical, communication, collaborative, and mathematics skills at the associate degree level for transfer to a bachelor's degree institution to earn a degree in preparation for a career in computer-related fields. Graduates will have the fundamental skills necessary to design computing and information technology solutions so that they are prepared to be successful upon transfer to a bachelor's degree program.

The Information Technology (IT) major at Delaware State University prepares students for professional careers in designing and managing technologies that acquire, process, store, and disseminate multimodal information. The program provides students with the skills and "know-how" to integrate hardware, software, and network components, as well as other modern technologies, into information systems. The program trains students to become effective and confident professionals with outstanding problem-solving skills and an ability to work well on their own, as well as within diverse teams. Graduates are prepared to devise creative IT solutions that empower scientists, artists, inventors, and organizations of various types.

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
Computing and Information Science

DELAWARE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE

BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Information Technology

DELAWARE STATE UNIVERSITY

First Semester CR
CSC 114 Computer Science I 4
HIS 111 U. S. History: Pre-Civil War 3
ENG 121 Composition 3
MAT 185 Precalculus 4
ENG 124 Oral Communications 3
  17
Second Semester
CSC 164 Computer Science II 4
CIS 130 Computer Organization 3
MAT 281 Calculus I 4
ECO 111 Macroeconomics 3
ENG 122 Technical Writing-Comm 3
  17
Third Semester
CSC 214 Computer Science III 4
CIS 211 Data Structures 4
MAT 282 Calculus II 4
SPA 136 Spanish Communication I 4
  16
Fourth Semester
CSC 264 Applied Computer Capstone 4
PHY 281 Physics I with Calculus 4
MAT 263 Principles of Discrete Math 4
MAT 255 Business Statistics I* or 3
SPA 137 Spanish Communication II 4
  15/16
Fifth Semester CR
XXXX XXX Literature I 3
PHIL XXX Philosophy/Ethics/Contemporary Moral Issues 3
CSCI 263 Database Structures and Algorithms II 3
INFO 370 Database Management Systems 3
MVSC 101 Lifetime Fitness and Wellness 2
MTSC 241 Statistics or 3
SPAN 102 Elemantary Spanish II 3
  17
Sixth Semester
PHYS 212 Fundamentals of Physics II 4
INFO 400 Data Mining and Warehousing 3
INFO 310 Scripting Languages 4
INFO 355 Communications and Networking 3
  14
Seventh Semester
XXXX XXX Literature II 3
INFO 350 Operating Systems 3
INFO 410 Principles of HCI 3
CSCI 490 Software Engineering Design 3
SPE XXX Specialization Elective 3
SPE XXX Specialization Elective 3
  18
Eighth Semester
GLOB 395 Global Societies 3
INFO 425 Performamnce Analysis & Design in IT 3
INFO 496 Project Management 3
SPE XXX Specialization Elective 3
SPE XXX Specialization Elective 3
  15
*Students may take MAT 255 or SPA 137 at DTCC as a post-associate course and will need the other equivalent course at DSU.
The Bachelor of Science program in Information Technology at Delaware State University requires a minimum of 122
credits.
Course sequencing may vary by semester. See your advisor.
RDG 120, Critical Reading and Thinking, is a required DTCC course unless the student is exempt.
For more information contact:
Delaware Tech
Dover, Delaware: (302) 857-1836
Georgetown, Delaware: (302) 855-1680
Wilmington, Delaware: (302) 573-5475
Delaware State University
Dover, Delaware: 302-857-7896
This articulation agreement is subject to change based on Delaware Tech and senior institution curriculum changes. 06/2011