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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 Johnson & Wales 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.

From courses in Criminal Procedure, Criminal Law, and Evidence to Cyber Crimes, Terrorism and Topics in National Security, Johnson & Wales University's Criminal Justice Bachelor of Science program prepares students for a career in law enforcement, the court system, or corrections. Students will also have the opportunity to participate in an internship. Typical career tracks for graduates of the criminal justice program include positions with local, state, federal police agencies; court administration; corrections, probation, or parole officers; private security and loss prevention managers; and social service providers.

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

JOHNSON WALES UNIVERSITY

First Semester (Fall) CR
CRJ 101 Intro to Criminal Justice 3
CRJ 115 Essentials of Interviewing & Counseling 3
PSY 121 General Psychology 3
ENG 121 Composition 3
SOC 111 Sociology I 3
  15
Second Semester (Spring)
CRJ 110 Issues in Law Enforcement 3
CRJ 104 Drugs, Society, and Human Behavior 3
CRJ 118 Corrections in America 3
PSY 223 Abnormal Psychology 3
CRJ 225 Group & Individual Counseling 3
CRJ 222 Constitutional Law 3
  18
Third Semester (Fall)
CRJ 226 Crisis Intervention or 3
CRJ 220 Criminal Judiciary 3
CRJ 102 Criminal Law 3
CRJ 223 Criminology 3
MAT 120 Math for Behavioral Sciences OR 3
MAT 153 College Math & Statistics 4
  15/16
Fourth Semester (Spring)
CRJ 224 Juvenile Justice 3
ENG 122 Technical Writing/Communication 3
CRJ 235 Internship OR 4
CRJ 236 Practicum for Police OR 4
CRJ 237 Law Enforcement Practicum 7
CRJ 105 Computer Applications in Criminal Justice 3
COM 111 Human Communications OR 3
PSY 224 Human Sexuality* 3
  16/19
Term I CR
MATH 2001 Statistics 4.5
ENG 1001 An Introduction to Literacy Genres 4.5
FIT 1000 Information Technology for Business Professionals I 4.5
  13.5
Term II
MGMT 1001 Principles of Management 4.5
ACCT 1021 Business Accounting I & Lab 4.5
LAW 3015 Criminal Procedure 4.5
SOC XXXX Sociology Course at the SOC 2002 Level or Higher OR 4.5
ENG 1030 Communication Skills+ 4.5
  18.0
Term III
LEAD 2001 Foundations of Leadership Studies 4.5
MGMT 2001 Human Resources Management 4.5
ECON 1001 Macroeconomics 4.5
  13.5
Term IV
HIST 3001 U.S. History from Colonial Times to 1876 4.5
PHIL 3020 Crisis and Controversy: A Critical Thinking Approach 4.5
SCI XXXX SCI-Designated Course 4.5
  13.5
Term V
HIST 3002 U.S. History sing 1877 (to present) 4.5
HIST 4020 American Government 4.5
LAW 4030 Criminal Justice Research Methods 4.5
PHIL 3040 Ethics of Business Leadership 4.5
  18.0
Term VI
LAW 4080 Criminal Justice Senior Seminar 4.5
LAW XXXX Major Elective++ 9.0-13.5
CAR 0010 Career Capstone 1.0
  14.5-19.0
*Students who take COM 111 as part of the associate degree must take a Sociology course at the 2002 level or higher at JWU. Those who take PSY 224 must take ENG 1030 at JWU. +Course required is based on course taken at the associate degree level.

++Major Electives - Choose two courses (4.5 credits each) from LAW3005, LAW3006, LAW3033, LAW3075, LAW 3090, LAW 3810, LAW3820, LAW4033, LAW4040, LAW4050, or LAW4060 OR Choose LAW4099 (13.5 credits).

Students must complete a minimum of 184.5 quarter credits for the bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice.
This is a suggested course sequencing only. Course sequencing may vary by term. Please see your advisor.
RDG 120, Critical Reading and Thinking, will be 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
Stanton, Delaware: (302)292-3849
Johnson Wales University
Amy Neckes: 484-769-2761 Amy.Neckes@jwu.edu
Providence, Rhode Island: 1-800-342-5598
This articulation agreement is subject to change based on Delaware Tech and senior institution curriculum changes. 04/2011