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Diagnostic Medical Sonography - Owens Campus

to Allied Health

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

Delaware Tech's accredited associate degree program in Diagnostic Medical Sonography prepares students to assist the physician in assessing both disease processes and the state of well-being. This general learning concentration includes both classroom and clinical instruction, with focus on the areas of abdomen, obstetrics and gynecology, and superficial structures. Graduates are eligible to sit for national certification in general sonographic learning concentrations and may seek employment in a wide range of settings such as hospitals, clinics, and doctors' offices. Other opportunities are available in veterinary medicine, sales, and mobile services.

Wilmington University's bachelor's degree completion program in Allied Health is for Allied Health practitioners who have earned an associate degree with an Allied Health concentration. The program enables practitioners to transfer up to 75 credits from their initial education. The goal of the program is to provide expert practitioners in the Allied Health field with the knowledge and skill needed to teach the next generation of Allied Health practitioners or to advance in their careers with a focus in 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
Diagnostic Medical Sonography - Owens Campus

DELAWARE TECHNICAL AND COMMUNITY COLLEGE

BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Allied Health

WILMINGTON UNIVERSITY

First Semester (Summer) CR
MAT 153 College Math & Statistics 4
BIO 120 Anatomy and Physiology I 5
PHY 111 Conceptual Physics 4
ENG 121 Composition 3
  16
Second Semester (Fall)
BIO 100 Medical Terminology 3
BIO 121 Anatomy and Physiology II 5
DMS 107 Essentials in Pt. Care/Sono. 3
DMS 112 OB/GYN Sonography I 2
DMS 131 Abd./Small Parts Sono. I 2
  15
Third Semester (Spring)
DMS 110 Acoustical Physics 3
DMS 215 OB/GYN Sonography II 2
DMS 231 Abd./Small Parts Sono.II 2
DMS 240 Clinical Sonography I 3
  10
Fourth Semester (Summer)
ENG 122 Technical Writing/Comm. or 3
ENG 124 Oral Communication 3
DMS 241 Clinical Sonography II 6
  9
Fifth Semester (Fall)
PSY 121 General Psychology 3
DMS 235 Pediatric Sonography 1
DMS 214 Essentials in Vascular U/S 2
DMS 242 Clinical Sonography III 5
  11
Sixth Semester (Spring)
BIO 130 Disease Proc./Pathophysiology 3
SOC 213 Ethical Issues in Health Care 3
DMS 250 Selected Topics in U/S 2
DMS 243 Clinical Sonography IV 5
  13
Seventh Semester (Fall) CR
ENG 365 Academic Writing 3
BBM 201 Principles of Management 3
ECO 105 Fundamentals of Economics 3
ALH 323 Health Professional as Teacher 3
  12
Eighth Semester (Spring)
ALH 402 Medical Law & Ethics 3
ALH 333 Leadership for Allied Health Professionals 3
XXX XXX Humanities Elective (300/400 Level) 3
  9
Ninth Semester (Summer)
BBM 301 Organizational Behavior 3
BBM 320 Business Communication 3
HRM 311 Human Resource Management 3
  9
Tenth Semester (Fall)
MIS 320 Management Information Systems 3
HUM 360 Human World Views: 3500 BC - 1650 AD 3
HLT 371 Cultural Diversity in Health & Illness 3
  9
Eleventh Semester (Spring)
HUM 361 Human World Views: 1650 AD - Present 3
ALH 401 Allied Health Professional - Capstone 3
XXX XXX Free Elective (300/400 Level) 3
  9
The Bachelor of Science program in Allied Health at Wilmington University requires a minimum of 120 credits.
Course sequencing may vary by semester. See your advisor.
CHM 110, General Chemistry, within the past five years is a prerequisite for the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program at DTCC.
RDG 120, Critical Reading and Thinking, is a required DTCC course unless the student is exempt.
For more information contact:
Delaware Tech
Georgetown, DE: (302) 259-6683
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. 08/2012