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Connected Degree

Criminal Justice: Homeland Defense and Emergency Management

to Behavioral Science

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

The Criminal Justice: Homeland Defense and Emergency Management Option prepares students for entry-level careers with local, state, and federal law enforcement and emergency management agencies as well as corporate organizations. Courses offered provide a basic understanding of the techniques and processes for emergency preparedness, management, response to and recovery from man-made and natural disasters. 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 Bachelor of Science degree program in Behavioral Science prepares students to enter and advance in careers within the human services field. Positions may be found in various settings, including community mental health centers, social agencies, business, and government. Upon completion students may continue their education at the graduate level in social work, counseling, criminology, psychology, or 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: Homeland Defense and Emergency Management
DELAWARE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Behavioral Science
WILMINGTON UNIVERSITY
First Semester (Fall)CR
HDM101Intro Hmlnd Defns/Emrgncy Mngt3
HDM102National Incident Mngt System3
PSY121General Psychology3
CIS107Intro to Computers/Application3
SOC111Sociology I3
 15
Second Semester (Spring)
HDM110Issues Hmlnd Defense&Emerg Mgt3
PSY244Psychology of Terrorism3
ENG121Composition3
MAT120Math for Behavioral Sciences or3
MAT153College Math and Statistics4
ENV110Intro to Environmental Issues3
CRJ222Constitutional Law3
 18 / 19
Third Semester (Fall)
HDM226Crisis Intervention and Disaster Recovery3
CIS143Intro to Information Security3
HDM204All Hzrds/Infra/Protection3
CRJ223Criminology3
ENG122Technical Writing-Comm3
 15
Fourth Semester (Spring)
SPA136Spanish Communication I4
ENG124Oral Communications3
HDM202Hmlnd Defn/Emerg Mgt 1st Rspnd3
HDM225Supervision Leadership in E M3
HDM235HD/EM Internship4
 17
Fifth Semester (Fall)CR
SOC331Research Writing & Information Literacy3
PHI302Ethics & Values in Behavioral Science3
PSY315Group Dynamics3
PSY204Life Span Development3
 12
Sixth Semester (Spring)
PSY309Interpersonal Communication Skills3
SOC302Marriage and the Family3
SCI335Anatomy & Physiology4
MAT308Inferential Statistics3
 13
Seventh Semester (Summer)
SOC304Ethnic Groups & Minorities3
SOC318Social Change3
PSY305Abnormal Psychology3
XXXXXXCore Elective3
 12
Eighth Semester (Fall)
PSY300Theories of Personality3
PSY406Tests & Measurement or3
SOC490Internship in Behavioral Science3
SOC340Applied Research Design3
SOC305Selected Contemporary Cultures or3
ORG408Culture of the Workplace3
 12
Ninth Semester (Spring)
PSY408Seminar in Behavioral Science3
XXXXXXCore Elective* or2
XXXXXXCore Elective3
 5 / 6
*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 Behavioral Science. 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
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. 02/2009