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Criminal Justice: Homeland Defense and Emergency Management

to Criminal Justice - Homeland Security and Emergency Management Concentration

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 & 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.

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 Homeland Security and Emergency Management.

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 AND COMMUNITY COLLEGE

BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Criminal Justice - Homeland Security and Emergency Management Concentration

STRAYER UNIVERSITY

First Semester (Fall) CR
HDM 101 Intro Hmlnd Defns/Emrgncy Mngt 3
HDM 102 National Incident Mngt System 3
PSY 121 General Psychology 3
CIS 107 Intro to Computers/Application 3
SOC 111 Sociology I 3
  15
Second Semester (Spring)
HDM 110 Issues Hmlnd Defense&Emerg Mgt 3
PSY 244 Psychology of Terrorism 3
ENG 121 Composition 3
MAT 120 Math for Behavioral Sciences or 3
MAT 153 College Math and Statistics 4
ENV 110 Intro to Environmental Issues 3
CRJ 222 Constitutional Law 3
  18 / 19
Third Semester (Fall)
HDM 226 Crisis Intervention and Disaster Recovery 3
CIS 143 Intro to Information Security 3
HDM 204 All Hzrds/Infra/Protection 3
CRJ 223 Criminology 3
ENG 122 Technical Writing-Comm 3
  15
Fourth Semester (Spring)
SPA 136 Spanish Communication I 4
ENG 124 Oral Communications 3
HDM 202 Hmlnd Defn/Emerg Mgt 1st Rspnd 3
HDM 225 Supervision Leadership in E M 3
HDM 235 HD/EM Internship 4
  17
Fall Quarter Year One CR
BUS 100 Introduction to Business 4.5
CRJ 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice 4.5
HUM 100 Introduction to Arts, Music and Literature 4.5
  13.5
Winter Quarter Year One
CRJ 180 Juvenile Delinquency and Justice 4.5
SOC 205 Society, Law and Government 4.5
HUM 101 The Origins of Western Culture 4.5
  13.5
Spring Quarter Year One
CIS 170 Information Technology in Criminal Justice 4.5
HUM 200 Logic 4.5
MAT 300 Statistics 4.5
  13.5
Summer Quarter Year One
CRJ 220 Ethics and Leadership in Criminal Justice 4.5
SCI 110 Introduction to Physical Science or 4.5
SCI 115 Introduction to Biology 4.5
LEG 320 Criminal Law 4.5
  13.5
Fall Quarter Year Two
SEC 300 Principles of Public and Private Security 4.5
HUM 400 Religion and Philosophy 4.5
SOC 300 Sociology of Developing Countries 4.5
  13.5
Winter Quarter Year Two
SEC 315 Security Assessments and Solutions 4.5
CRJ 499 Senior Seminar in Criminal Justice 4.5
POL 300 Contemporary International Problems or 4.5
ECO 405 Economic Problems and Issues 4.5
  13.5
Students must complete a minimum of 180 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. Students may transfer this course as a free elective.
For more information contact:
Delaware Tech
Dover, Delaware: (302)857-1741
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. 08/2012