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Criminal Justice

to Criminal Justice

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

Kaplan University's online baccalaureate degree completion program in Criminal Justice combines a broad liberal arts education and professional skills training with courses designed to help students develop a solid foundation of criminal justice knowledge. Graduates are prepared for careers related to computer crime, corrections, counterterrorism, crime scene investigation, fraud investigation, homeland security, law enforcement, private investigations, or public safety. Additional opportunities may be found in corporate, government, or private security.

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 AND COMMUNITY COLLEGE

BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Criminal Justice

KAPLAN UNIVERSITY

First Semester 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
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
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
CRJ 102 Criminal Law 3
CRJ 105 Computer Appl in Crim./Justice 3
CRJ 235 Internship or 4
CRJ 236 Practicum for Police or 4
CRJ 237 Law Enforcement Practicum 7
ENG 122 Technical Writing-Comm 3
COM 111 Human Communications or 3
PSY 224 Human Sexuality or 3
SPA 136 Spanish Communication I 4
  16/20
Fifth Semester CR
CJ 100 Eight Skills of the Effective Criminal Justice Student 5
CJ 210 Criminal Investigation 5
  10
Sixth Semester
CJ 216 Computers, Technology & Criminal Justice Information System 5
CM 220 College Composition II 5
  10
Seventh Semester
CJ XXX CJ Courses* 5
CJ XXX CJ Courses** 6
  11
Eighth Semester
XXX XXX 300/400 Level Physical Science Course# 6
XXX XXX 300/400 Level Art and Humanities Course## 6
  12
Nineth Semester
CJ 340 Applied Criminal Justice Ethics 6
XXX XXX 300/400 Level Social Science Course+ 6
  12
Tenth Semester
CJ 490 Research Methods in Criminal Justice 6
XXX XXX 300/400 Level Criminal Justice Elective++ 6
  12
Eleventh Semester
XXX XXX 300/400 Level Criminal Justice Elective++ 6
XXX XXX 300/400 Level Criminal Justice Elective++ 6
  12
Twelfth Semester
XXX XXX 300/400 Level Criminal Justice Elective++ 6
CJ 499 Bachelor's Capstone in Criminal Justice 6
  12
*CJ 212, CJ 215, CJ 233, CJ 264, CJ 266, or CJ 293 (5)

**CJ 343, CJ 345, CJ350, or CJ 444 (6)

#300/400 Level Physical Science Course

##300/400 Level Art and Humanities Course

+300/400 Level Social Science Course

++300/400 Level Criminal Justice Elective

Students must complete a minimum of 180 quarter credits for the B. S. in Criminal Justice.
Course offerings by semester may vary. See your advisor.
CRJ 105, CRJ 235, CRJ 236, CRJ 237, and ENG122 will not transfer to Kaplan University.
Only those courses in which a student earns a grade of "C" or higher will transfer to Kaplan University
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) 857-1741
Georgetown, Delaware: (302) 259-6502
Newark, Delaware (302) 454-3910
Kaplan University
Admissions Partnership: (866) 397-9456
This articulation agreement is subject to change based on Delaware Tech and senior institution curriculum changes. 05/2010