Emergency Medical (Paramedic)

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 nationally accredited associate degree program in Emergency Medical (Paramedic) prepares students to provide advanced pre-hospital emergency care under medical command authority to acutely ill or injured patients. Graduates are prepared to recognize, assess, and manage a medical or trauma emergency, record and communicate pertinent data to designated medical command authority, and direct and coordinate the transport of the patient and will be eligible to sit for the National Registry Examination. Employment opportunities exist in a variety of emergency medical settings.

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
Emergency Medical (Paramedic)

DELAWARE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE

BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Allied Health

WILMINGTON UNIVERSITY

First Semester (Fall) CR
BIO 120 Anatomy and Physiology I 5
ENG 121 Composition 3
MAT 119 Applied Clinical Math or 3
MAT 130 Algebra for Allied Health or 4
MAT 140 Essentials of College Algebra 4
PSY 121 General Psychology or 3
SOC 111 Sociology I 3
BIO 100 Medical Terminology 3
  17/18
Second Semester (Spring)
BIO 121 Anatomy and Physiology II 5
CIS 107 Intro to Computers/Application 3
ENG 122 Technical Writing-Comm 3
SOC 213 Ethical Issues in Health Care 3
BIO 130 Disease Proc/Pathophysiology 3
  17
Third Semester (Summer)
EMT 200 Intro To Paramedic Technology 4
EMT 201 Patient Assessment 3
EMT 207 Paramedic Practicum I 2
  9
Fourth Semester (Fall)
EMT 202 Medical Emergencies I 4
EMT 203 ALS Skills Lab I 4
EMT 211 Cardiology 3
EMT 214 Legal Issues/Research 2
EMT 217 Paramedic Practicum II 3
  16
Fifth Semester (Spring)
EMT 204 Special Populations 4
EMT 212 Medical Emergencies II 4
EMT 213 ALS Skills Lab II 2
EMT 215 Trauma Emergencies 2
EMT 227 Paramedic Practicum III 3
  15
Sixth Semester (Summer)
EMT 290 Field Internship/Evaluation 4
  4
Seventh Semester (Fall) CR
ENG 365 Academic Writing 3
BBM 201 Principles of Management 3
ALH 323 Health Professional as Teacher 3
  9
Eighth Semester (Spring)
ALH 402 Medical Law & Ethics 3
HUM XXX Humanities Elective (300/400 Level) 3
ALH 333 Leadership for Allied Health Professionals 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 100 (Basic Chemistry) or CHM 110 (General Chemistry) or high school chemistry within the past five years is a prerequisite for the Emergency Medical--Paramedic 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
Dover, Delaware: (302) 857-1734
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