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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 AND COMMUNITY COLLEGE

BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Criminal Justice - Criminal Justice Administration Concentration

STRAYER 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 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 CR
BUS 100 Introduction to Business 4.5
CIS 105 Introduction to Information Systems 4.5
SOC 205 Society, Law and Government 4.5
  13.5
Sixth Semester
CRJ 220 Ethics and Leadership in Criminal Justice 4.5
ENG 240 Communication for Business and the Professions 4.5
HUM 100 Introduction to Arts, Music and Literature 4.5
  13.5
Seventh Semester
CRJ 310 Law Enforcement Operations and Management 4.5
HUM 101 The Origins of Western Culture 4.5
LEG 420 U.S. Courts 4.5
  13.5
Eighth Semester
CRJ 320 Criminal Investigations 4.5
HUM 200 Logic 4.5
SCI 110 Introduction to Physical Science or 4.5
SCI 115 Introduction to Biology 4.5
  13.5
Ninth Semester
CRJ 330 Comparative Criminal Justice 4.5
MAT 300 Statistics 4.5
SOC 300 Sociology of Developing Countries 4.5
  13.5
Tenth Semester
CRJ 499 Senior Seminar in Criminal Justice 4.5
HUM 400 Religion and Philosophy 4.5
POL 300 Contemporary International Problems or 4.5
ECO 405 Economic Problems and Issues 4.5
ELC 000 General Elective 4.5
  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