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Connected Degree

Criminal Justice

to Criminal Justice - Criminal Justice Administration Concentration

An opportunity to gain an associate degree from Delaware Tech and a bachelor's degree from Strayer 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. Strayer University's Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice provides students with the theoretical, legal and operational aspects of criminal justice. Students acquire fundamental (as well as practical and professional) skills in all areas of criminal justice. Graduates are prepared for a variety of positions in the public and private sector including law enforcement, corrections, homeland security, private security, and juvenile justice. Students may tailor their degree to their specific career and educational goals by choosing a concentration such as Criminal Justice Administration.

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 - Criminal Justice Administration Concentration
STRAYER UNIVERSITY
First SemesterCR
ENG121Composition3
SOC111Sociology I3
PSY121General Psychology3
CRJ101Intro to Criminal Justice3
CRJ115Essntls of Intrvwng/Counslng3
 15
Second Semester
CRJ104Drugs Society/Human Behavior3
CRJ110Issues in Law Enforcement3
CRJ118Corrections in America3
CRJ222Constitutional Law3
CRJ225Group & Individual Counseling3
PSY223Abnormal Psychology3
 18
Third Semester
CRJ220Criminal Judiciary3
CRJ223Criminology3
CRJ224Juvenile Justice3
CRJ226Crisis Intervention3
MAT120Math for Behavioral Sciences or3
MAT153College Math and Statistics4
 15 / 16
Fourth Semester
CRJ102Criminal Law3
CRJ105Computer Appl in Crim./Justice3
CRJ235Internship or4
CRJ236Practicum for Police4
ENG122Technical Writing-Comm3
COM111Human Communications or3
PSY224Human Sexuality or3
SPA136Spanish Communication I4
 16/17
Fifth SemesterCR
BUS100Introduction to Business4.5
CIS105Introduction to Information Systems4.5
SOC205Society, Law and Government4.5
 13.5
Sixth Semester
CRJ220Ethics and Leadership in Criminal Justice4.5
ENG240Communication for Business and the Professions4.5
HUM100Introduction to Arts, Music and Literature4.5
 13.5
Seventh Semester
CRJ310Law Enforcement Operations and Management4.5
HUM101The Origins of Western Culture4.5
LEG420U.S. Courts4.5
 13.5
Eighth Semester
CRJ320Criminal Investigations4.5
HUM200Logic4.5
SCI110Introduction to Physical Science or4.5
SCI115Introduction to Biology4.5
 13.5
Ninth Semester
CRJ330Comparative Criminal Justice4.5
MAT300Statistics4.5
SOC300Sociology of Developing Countries4.5
 13.5
Tenth Semester
CRJ499Senior Seminar in Criminal Justice4.5
HUM400Religion and Philosophy4.5
POL300Contemporary International Problems or4.5
ECO405Economic Problems and Issues4.5
ELC000General Elective4.5
 18
Students must complete a minimum of 180 quarter 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.
For more information contact:
Delaware Tech
Dover, Delaware: (302) 857-1741 Georgetown, Delaware: (302) 259-6502 Stanton, Delaware: (302) 454-3910
Strayer University
Newark, Delaware (302) 292-6110 Newark, Delaware (302) 292-6101 King of Prussia, Pennsylvania (610) 992-1937
This articulation agreement is subject to change based on Delaware Tech and senior institution curriculum changes. 08/2010