Human Services

to Psychology

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

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 Human Services provides career education for those interested in working with community service programs, providing individual and group counseling services, and developing human relations skills for working with individuals with diverse backgrounds. Graduates are prepared to gain entry level employment with governmental agencies or private firms as well as to continue their education at the baccalaureate level.

Goldey-Beacom's Bachelor of Arts in Psychology will help prepare students for entry level employment in the social service field, education, counseling, mental health, or other helping professions. Successful students will also have the skills and knowledge to pursue further studies in the behavioral sciences at the graduate level.

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
Human Services

DELAWARE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE

BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Psychology

GOLDEY-BEACOM COLLEGE

First Semester CR
ENG 121 Composition 3
HMS 121 Intro To Human Services 3
CIS 107 Intro to Computers/Application 3
PSY 121 General Psychology 3
SOC 111 Sociology I 3
  15
Second Semester
ENG 122 Technical Writing-Comm 3
HMS 122 Theories of Counseling 3
HMS 123 Dynamics/Group Communication I 3
PSY 126 Child/Adolescent Development or 3
PSY 127 Human Development* 3
PSY 223 Abnormal Psychology 3
POL 111 Political Science 3
  18
Third Semester
BIO 110 Essentls-Anatomy & Physiology or 4
BIO 120 Anatomy and Physiology I or 5
HMS 227 Dynamics Grp Communication II or 3
HMS 226 Techniques Behavioral Change 3
HMS 225 Interviewing/Counseling Skills 3
HMS 211 Marriage and the Family or 3
HMS 229 Adult Development & Aging 3
MAT 120 Math for Behavioral Sciences or 3
MAT 153 College Math and Statistics 4
SPA 136 Spanish Communication I 4
  16/19
Fourth Semester
HMS 223 Social Policy/Program Planning 3
HMS 243 Directed Practice I 6
ENG 124 Oral Communications or 3
COM 222 Intercultural Communication 3
DAC 141 Intro Drug&Alcohol Counseling** 3
GER 201 Introduction to Gerontology** 3
HMS 221 Ethical Problems and Issues** 3
HMS 222 Program Leadership** 3
HMS 244 Directed Practice II** 6
  18/21
Fifth Semester CR
MAT 111 College Algebra 4
ITG 149 Business Applications/MS Excel 4
ECO 200 Microeconomics 3
PSY 311 Social Psychology 3
MGT 303 Management & Organizational Behavior 3
  17
Sixth Semester
MAT 136 Precalculus 4
PSY 301 Developmental Psychology* 3
MKT 305 Marketing Management 3
ITG 325 MIS w/MS Access 4
  14
Seventh Semester
STA 326 Statistics 3
PSY 380 Experimental Psychology 3
ENG 485 Presentation & Debate I 3
ENG 465 Research & Business Writing I 3
PSY 401 Tests and Measurements 3
  15
Eighth Semester
SOC 345 Social Science Research 3
PSY 492 Senior Seminar in Psychology 3
STA 327 Advanced Statistics 3
PSY 340 Personality Theory 3
SOC 880 Social Science Elective 3
  15
*Students should complete this course for GBC transfer. Courses remaining at GBC are based on course selections at DTCC.

**HMS Enrichment Courses (Select 1)

*Students who complete PSY 127 at DTCC will receive credit for PSY 301 at GBC.
The bachelor's degree program in Psychology at Goldey-Beacom requires a minimum of 122 credits.
Transcript evaluations are completed on an individual student basis at GBC, and courses remaining are based on courses successfully completed at DTCC.
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
Dover, Delaware: (302) 857-1781
Georgetown, Delaware: (302) 259-6531
Wilmington, Delaware: (302) 657-5193
Goldey-Beacom College
Wilmington, Delaware: (302) 225-6343
This articulation agreement is subject to change based on Delaware Tech and senior institution curriculum changes. 06/2011