Criminal Justice

to Criminal Justice

An opportunity to gain an associate degree from Delaware Tech and a bachelor's degree from Wilmington 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 Criminal Justice provides career education for employment or career advancement in public and private criminal justice organizations. Graduates are prepared to practice careers in law enforcement and related services, corrections, counseling and case management. In addition the program provides students the foundation for transfer to public and private institutions to complete the requirements for a bachelor's degree.

Wilmington University's Criminal Justice program prepares students to enter or advance in fields within the criminal justice system, including law enforcement, corrections, courts, probation, parole, private security, and the related service careers. This program also prepares students for graduate study in law or criminology (sociology).

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
Criminal Justice

DELAWARE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE

BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Criminal Justice

WILMINGTON UNIVERSITY

First Semester (Fall) CR
ENG 121 Composition 3
SOC 111 Sociology I 3
PSY 121 General Psychology 3
CRJ 101 Intro to Criminal Justice 3
CRJ 115 Essntls of Intrvwng/Counslng 3
  15
Second Semester (Spring)
CRJ 104 Drugs Society/Human Behavior 3
CRJ 110 Issues in Law Enforcement 3
CRJ 118 Corrections in America 3
CRJ 222 Constitutional Law 3
CRJ 225 Group & Individual Counseling 3
PSY 223 Abnormal Psychology 3
  18
Third Semester (Fall)
CRJ 220 Criminal Judiciary 3
CRJ 223 Criminology 3
CRJ 224 Juvenile Justice 3
CRJ 226 Crisis Intervention 3
MAT 120 Math for Behavioral Sciences or 3
MAT 153 College Math and Statistics 4
  15 / 16
Fourth Semester (Spring)
CRJ 102 Criminal Law 3
CRJ 105 Computer Appl in Crim./Justice 3
CRJ 235 Internship or 4
CRJ 236 Practicum for Police 4
ENG 122 Technical Writing-Comm 3
COM 111 Human Communications or 3
PSY 224 Human Sexuality or 3
SPA 136 Spanish Communication I 4
  16/17
Fifth Semester (Fall) CR
CRJ 303 Admin. Of a CJ Organization 3
XXX XXX Core Elective (300/400 Level) 3
XXX XXX Core Elective (300/400 Level) 3
XXX XXX Core Elective (300/400 Level) 3
  12
Sixth Semester (Spring)
CRJ 412 Ethics in Criminal Justice 3
XXX XXX Core Elective (300/400 Level) 3
XXX XXX Core Elective (300/400 Level) 3
XXX XXX Core Elective (300/400 Level) 3
  12
Seventh Semester (Summer)
CRJ 318 Criminal Investigation 3
CRJ 411 Criminal Evidence and Procedure 3
XXX XXX Core Elective 3
XXX XXX Core Elective 3
  12
Eighth Semester (Fall)
CRJ 341 Community Corrections 3
CRJ 350 Computer Operations in CJ 3
CRJ 410 Multicultural Issues in CJ 3
XXX XXX Core Elective 3
  12
Ninth Semester (Spring)
CRJ 413 Research Methods in CJ 3
CRJ 450 Seminar in Criminal Justice 3
XXX XXX Core Elective* or 0
XXX XXX Core Elective 2
  6 / 8
*Credits remaining are based on course selection at the associate degree level.

Core Electives - Courses beginning with the prefix CRJ, PSY, or SOC may be used as core electives.

Students must complete a minimum of 120 credits for the bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice.
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. Students may transfer this course as a free elective.
For more information contact:
Delaware Tech
Dover, Delaware: (302)857-1741
Georgetown, Delaware: (302)259-6502
Stanton, Delaware: (302)454-3910
Wilmington University
Dover, Delaware: (302)734-2594
Georgetown, Delaware: (302)856-5780
New Castle, Delaware: (877)967-5464
This articulation agreement is subject to change based on Delaware Tech and senior institution curriculum changes. 01/2012