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Connected Degree

General Business

to Business Management

An opportunity to gain an associate degree from Delaware Tech and a bachelor's degree from Wilmington University.


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 graduates with a solid base of business knowledge that can be applied to a diversity of careers. It provides students with the fundamentals of business operations with an emphasis on both practical functions and theoretical aspects of business organizations. This blending of knowledge and skills enables you to meet your individual employment goals and educational needs and is designed to assist you in obtaining entry-level job skills and the credentials necessary for advancement. The knowledge you gain from this program will prepare you for opportunities in government; nonprofit organizations; and small, medium and large private businesses. Wilmington University's Bachelor of Science degree program in Business Management provides courses and business-related in-class experiences for students who intend to pursue careers in business management or apply to graduate school. Course offerings emphasize rigorous analysis of the concepts and principles that are basic to an understanding of the management field. Course work relates theories and ideas to the operating practices and policies of business organizations. These courses provide a unique opportunity for students to explore the workings of management. As supplemental activities to the traditional classroom format, "hands on" classroom experiences provide an awareness of what really happens in the business world.


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 Management
Semester 1 (Fall)CR
ACC101Accounting I4
BUS101Introduction to Business3
CIS107Intro to Computers/Application3
ENG101Critical Thinking & Academic Writing3
MAT140Essentials of College Algebra or4
MAT153College Math and Statistics4
Semester 2 (Spring)
ACC112Accounting II4
CIS112Spreadsheet/Graphics or3
OAT152Excel Level I3
ENG102Composition and Research3
MAT255Business Statistics3
Semester 3 (Fall)
FIN221Money and Banking3
MGT212Principles of Management3
MKT212Principles of Marketing3
XXXXXXProgram Support Elective*3/4
Semester 4 (Spring)
BUS203Business Law3
SOC215Business Ethics3
XXXXXXBusiness Elective**3/4
XXXXXXBusiness Elective**3/4
BUS275Portfolio/Experiential Learning (Advisor Approval Required)3
Semester 5 (Fall)CR
BBM301Organizational Behavior+3
BBM320Business Communications3
FIN305Financial Management3
BBMXXXBusiness Elective (300/400)++3
BBMXXXBusiness Elective (300/400)++3
Semester 6 (Spring)
BBM315Supervisory Management+3
BBMXXXBusiness Electives (300/400)++3
FIN306Corporate Finance3
HRM310Organizational Development+3
BBMXXXBusiness Elective (300/400)++3
Semester 7 (Fall)
BBM412Project Management3
BBM460Topics in Business Management3
HRM311Human Resource Management****3
MIS320Management Information Systems***3
BBMXXXBusiness Elective (300/400)++3
Semester 8 (Spring)
BBM370Global Business Management3
BBM402Strategic Management3
BBM411Operations & Systems Management3
BBMXXXBusiness Elective (300/400)**3
* Choose 1 program support elective (3 or 4 credits): ENG 122 Technical Writing and Communication, ENG 124 Oral Communication, HIS 111 U.S. History Pre-Civil War, HIS 112 U.S. History: Post-Civil War, PSY 121 General Psychology, SOC 111 Sociology, SPA 136 Spanish Communication I ** Choose 2 business electives (3 or 4 credits): MIS 220 Management Information Systems, MGT 218 Small Business Management, MGT 231 Human Resource management, MKT 214 Advertising and Promotion, MKT 219 Sales and Sales Management, OAT 121 Keyboarding, OAT 151 Access Level I, OAT 152 Excel Level I, OAT 157 Word Level I, OAT 158 Word Level II, OAT 159 PowerPoint , OAT242 Desktop Publishing, ACC 162 Computerized Accounting.+ Students may take this course or a co-op experience ++ Select electives with WU Advisor Approval *** If MIS 220 is taken as a business elective at Delaware Tech, then MIS 320 is not needed at Wilmington University. Instead, choose a business elective. See your WU Advisor. ****If MGT 231 is taken as a business elective at Delaware Tech, then HRM 311 is not needed at Wilmington University. Instead, choose a business elective. See your WU Advisor.,
The Bachelor of Science program in Business Management requires a minimum of 120 credits. Course sequencing may vary by semester. See your advisor.
For more information contact:
Delaware Tech
Dover, Delaware: (302) 857-1772 Georgetown, Delaware: (302) 259-6665 Wilmington, Delaware: (302) 573-5428
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. 06/2015