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General Business

to Business Administration

An opportunity to gain an associate degree from Delaware Tech and a bachelor's degree from Goldey-Beacom College.


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.


Delaware Tech's associate degree program in General Business prepares students for entry-level technical and professional careers in a variety of business settings. In addition to required courses in accounting, management, marketing, microcomputer applications as well as related general education courses in economics, mathematics, and written/oral communication, elective courses offer the opportunity to tailor the program to meet individual employment goals or educational needs. Graduates of the General Business Program also are prepared to continue their education at the bachelor's degree level.

Goldey-Beacom's Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree gives students the opportunity to examine the ways society, culture, and technology intersect in today's global economy. The unique composition of the general Business Administration degree serves to broaden students' horizons and provides an ideal combination of skills and knowledge to function effectively in a wide variety of business and not-for-profit arenas. An emphasis is placed on conceptual skills, interpersonal skills, and general management skills. This degree is ideal for the student who wishes to acquire skills for the world of business and management through an exploration of society and culture. Students completing this program see the global picture and possess the skills to effectively manage and lead.


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.


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.


Suggested Course Sequence

General Business


Business Administration


First Semester CR
ACC 101 Accounting I 4
ENG 121 Composition 3
BUS 101 Introduction to Business 3
ECO 111 Macroeconomics 3
MAT 153 College Math and Statistics 4
Second Semester
ACC 112 Accounting II 4
CIS 107 Intro to Computers/Application 3
ENG 122 Technical Writing-Comm 3
ECO 122 Microeconomics 3
MGT 212 Principles of Management 3
Third Semester
MGT 231 Human Resource Management** or 3
MKT 213 Problems in Marketing 3
MKT 212 Principles of Marketing 3
FIN 221 Money and Banking 3
CIS 112 Spreadsheet/Graphics Proc or 3
OAT 152 Excel Level I 3
MAT 255 Business Statistics I (Program Elective)** 3
Fourth Semester
BUS 203 Business Law 4
PSY 121 General Psychology (Program Elective)** 3
SOC 111 Sociology I (Program Elective)** 3
XXX XXX Program Elective* 3
XXX XXX Program Elective* 3
Fifth Semester CR
HUM 103 Humanities I 3
MAT 111 College Algebra 4
XXX XXX HUM/SS Elective 110-299 3/4
XXX XXX Business Elective 300-400 3
XXX XXX Business Elective 300-400 3
Sixth Semester
HUM 104 Humanities II 3
MAT 136 Precalculus 4
FIN 333 Financial Management 3
COM 341 Group Dynamics 3
MGT 310 International Business Management 3
ITG 325 MIS w/Access 4
Seventh Semester
ENG 485 Presentation & Debate I 3
ENG 465 Research & Business Writing I 3
XXX XXX Business Elective 300-400 3
XXX XXX Business Elective 300-400 3
XXX XXX Business Elective 300-400 3
Eighth Semester
LAW 432 Business Law II or 3
MGT 481 Operations Management 3
MGT 492 Business Policy & Strategy 3
ENG 486 Presentation & Debate II 3
ENG 466 Research & Business Writing II 3
XXX XXX General Elective 300-400 3/4
XXX XXX General Elective 300-400 3/4
*Program Electives - Select courses with advisor approval

** Students should take this course for this connected degree program with GBC.

** Courses remaining are based on course selection at the associate degree level.
The Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration requires a minimum of 131-134 credits.
Evaluations are completed on an individual student basis and courses remaining may vary according to courses successfully completed at Delaware Technical & Community College
Course scheduling 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
Dover, DE: 302-857-1772
Georgetown, DE: 302-259-6665
Wilmington, DE: 302-571-5312
Goldey-Beacom College
Wilmington, DE: 302-225-6248
This articulation agreement is subject to change based on Delaware Tech and senior institution curriculum changes. 09/2010