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Connected Degree

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
BIO120Anatomy and Physiology I5
ENG121Composition3
MAT119Applied Clinical Math or3
MAT130Algebra for Allied Health or4
MAT140Essentials of College Algebra4
PSY121General Psychology or3
SOC111Sociology I3
BIO100Medical Terminology3
 17/18
Second Semester (Spring)
BIO121Anatomy and Physiology II5
CIS107Intro to Computers/Application3
ENG122Technical Writing-Comm3
SOC213Ethical Issues in Health Care3
BIO130Disease Proc/Pathophysiology3
 17
Third Semester (Summer)
EMT200Intro To Paramedic Technology4
EMT201Patient Assessment3
EMT207Paramedic Practicum I2
 9
Fourth Semester (Fall)
EMT202Medical Emergencies I4
EMT203ALS Skills Lab I4
EMT211Cardiology3
EMT214Legal Issues/Research2
EMT217Paramedic Practicum II3
 16
Fifth Semester (Spring)
EMT204Special Populations4
EMT212Medical Emergencies II4
EMT213ALS Skills Lab II2
EMT215Trauma Emergencies2
EMT227Paramedic Practicum III3
 15
Sixth Semester (Summer)
EMT290Field Internship/Evaluation4
 4
Seventh Semester (Fall)CR
ENG365Academic Writing3
BBM201Principles of Management3
ALH323Health Professional as Teacher3
 9
Eighth Semester (Spring)
ALH402Medical Law & Ethics3
HUMXXXHumanities Elective (300/400 Level)3
ALH333Leadership for Allied Health Professionals3
 9
Ninth Semester (Summer)
BBM301Organizational Behavior3
BBM320Business Communication3
HRM311Human Resource Management3
 9
Tenth Semester (Fall)
MIS320Management Information Systems3
HUM360Human World Views: 3500 BC - 1650 AD3
HLT371Cultural Diversity in Health & Illness3
 9
Eleventh Semester (Spring)
HUM361Human World Views: 1650 AD - Present3
ALH401Allied Health Professional - Capstone3
XXXXXXFree 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