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Connected Degree

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 SemesterCR
ENG121Composition3
HMS121Intro To Human Services3
CIS107Intro to Computers/Application3
PSY121General Psychology3
SOC111Sociology I3
 15
Second Semester
ENG122Technical Writing-Comm3
HMS122Theories of Counseling3
HMS123Dynamics/Group Communication I3
PSY126Child/Adolescent Development or3
PSY127Human Development*3
PSY223Abnormal Psychology3
POL111Political Science3
 18
Third Semester
BIO110Essentls-Anatomy & Physiology or4
BIO120Anatomy and Physiology I or5
HMS227Dynamics Grp Communication II or3
HMS226Techniques Behavioral Change3
HMS225Interviewing/Counseling Skills3
HMS211Marriage and the Family or3
HMS229Adult Development & Aging3
MAT120Math for Behavioral Sciences or3
MAT153College Math and Statistics4
SPA136Spanish Communication I4
 16/19
Fourth Semester
HMS223Social Policy/Program Planning3
HMS243Directed Practice I6
ENG124Oral Communications or3
COM222Intercultural Communication3
DAC141Intro Drug&Alcohol Counseling**3
GER201Introduction to Gerontology**3
HMS221Ethical Problems and Issues**3
HMS222Program Leadership**3
HMS244Directed Practice II**6
 18/21
Fifth SemesterCR
MAT111College Algebra4
ITG149Business Applications/MS Excel4
ECO200Microeconomics3
PSY311Social Psychology3
MGT303Management & Organizational Behavior3
 17
Sixth Semester
MAT136Precalculus4
PSY301Developmental Psychology*3
MKT305Marketing Management3
ITG325MIS w/MS Access4
 14
Seventh Semester
STA326Statistics3
PSY380Experimental Psychology3
ENG485Presentation & Debate I3
ENG465Research & Business Writing I3
PSY401Tests and Measurements3
 15
Eighth Semester
SOC345Social Science Research3
PSY492Senior Seminar in Psychology3
STA327Advanced Statistics3
PSY340Personality Theory3
SOC880Social Science Elective3
 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