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Exercise Science

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 associate degree program in Exercise Science prepares students as fitness technicians enabling them to properly conduct health screenings, administer exercise tests, and develop cardiovascular and strength training exercise programs. Students will develop an in-depth understanding of exercise physiology, kinesiology, exercise testing, and fitness programming. Graduates will be prepared to continue their education at the bachelor's level and qualified to sit for various certifications.

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
Exercise Science

DELAWARE TECHNICAL AND COMMUNITY COLLEGE

BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Allied Health

WILMINGTON UNIVERSITY

First Semester (Summer) CR
BIO 120 Anatomy and Physiology I 5
  5
Second Semester (Fall)
BIO 121 Anatomy and Physiology II 5
ENG 121 Composition 3
EXS 100 Introduction to Exercise Scien 4
EXS 101 Functional Kinesiology 3
  15
Third Semester (Spring)
ENG 124 Oral Communications 3
MAT 153 College Math and Statistics or 4
MAT 181 Algebra and Trigonometry I or 4
MAT 185 Precalculus 4
EXS 105 Conditioning & Strength Training 4
EXS 120 Wellness and Health Promotion 3
HLH 110 First Aid, Safety & CPR 3
  17
Fourth Semester (Summer)
EXS 135 Exercise Science Internship I 3
BIO 115 Nutrition 3
  6
Fifth Semester (Fall)
SOC 111 Sociology I or 3
SOC 213 Ethical Issues in Health Care 3
EXS 200 Nutrition for Sport & Exercise 3
EXS 205 Fitness for Special Populations 3
EXS 225 Advanced Exercise Testing 4
EXS 230 Health Fitness Instruction 4
  17
Sixth Semester (Spring)
PSY 121 General Psychology 3
EXS 235 Exercise Science Internship II 9
  12
Seventh Semester (Fall) CR
ENG 365 Academic Writing 3
BBM 201 Principles of Management 3
ALH 333 Leadership for Allied Health Professionals 3
ALH 323 Health Professional as Teacher 3
  12
Eighth Semester (Spring)
ALH 402 Medical Law & Ethics 3
XXX XXX Free Elective (300/400 Level) 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.
RDG 120, Critical Reading and Thinking, is a required DTCC course unless the student is exempt.
For more information contact:
Delaware Tech
Wilmington, Delaware: (302) 571-5355
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. 12/2012