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Connected Degree

Fire Protection Engineering Technology

to Organizational Management

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 fire protection prepares graduates to protect people, property and the environment from the dangers of fire. Fire protection engineering technicians are not firefighters; they are specialists who design sprinkler and alarm systems, and structures which comply with state and national fire regulations. Delaware Tech is the only community college in the area which offers this specialized technology option. The fire protection engineering technician can work in a variety of areas including insurance, industry, manufacturing, municipal and state agencies. Fire protection engineering technicians apply their knowledge to develop and review fire prevention plans, conduct occupancy inspections for code compliance, develop fire safety and loss prevention programs, and design fire protection systems. Wilmington University's Bachelor of Science degree program in Organizational Management (BSOM) is a unique degree completion program designed to meet the educational needs of working adults with college credits from accredited institutions or from work or military experience. The program is conducted in a condensed time frame with an instructional schedule tailored to accommodate busy lifestyles. The program will help students develop the relevant skills needed to manage organizations in today's job market. Students will develop strong communication and leadership skills and develop an ethical approach to business and life.

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
Fire Protection Engineering Technology
DELAWARE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Organizational Management
WILMINGTON UNIVERSITY
First Semester (Fall)CR
AET123Drafting & Design4
ENG121Composition3
FET111Intro to Fire Protection4
MAT181Algebra & Trig I4
SOC111Sociology I3
 18
Second Semester (Spring)
CHM110General Chemistry4
EDD171Intro to CAD using AutoCAD3
ENG160Business Communication3
FET112Fire Protection Systems3
FET160Codes and Standards4
 17
Third Semester (Fall)
ECO122Micro Economics3
FET200Industrial Fire Hazards4
FET221Fire Design I4
PHY111Conceptual Physics4
 15
Fourth Semester (Spring)
AET264Architectural Design3
FET201Loss Control Procedures3
FET222Fire Design II4
FET261Inspections4
 14
Fifth Semester (Fall)CR
HRM310Organizational Development3
MIS320Management Information Systems3
BBM201Principles of Management3
BMK305Marketing3
BCS206Computer Applications for Business3
 15
Sixth Semester (Spring)
BFM300Fundamentals of Finance for Managers3
BLA303Legal and Ethical Environment3
BBM370Global Business3
BBM320Business Communication3
HRM311Human Resource Management3
 15
Seventh Semester (Fall)
BBM411Operations Management3
FIN306Corporate Finance3
BBM412Project Management3
XXXXXXUpper level business elective (300/400)3
XXXXXXElective3
 15
Eighth Semester (Spring)
BBM407Organizational Project3
BBM400Current Topics in Business Leadership3
XXXXXXUpper level business elective (300/400)3
XXXXXXElective3
 12
Students must complete a minimum of 120 credits for the B. S. in Organizational Management. 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.
For more information contact:
Delaware Tech
Newark, DE: (302) 292-3849
Wilmington University
302-356-4636
This articulation agreement is subject to change based on Delaware Tech and senior institution curriculum changes. 10/2013