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Connected Degree

Human Services: Drug Alcohol Counseling Option

to Psychology

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 Human Services: Drug & Alcohol Counseling provides career education for those interested in working to prevent drug and alcohol abuse and delivering treatment to people who have encountered the devastation that drugs and alcohol abuse causes. Students will be prepared for entry into the drug and alcohol counseling profession and/or to continue their education at the bachelor's degree level. Wilmington University's Bachelor of Science degree program in Psychology provides a solid, broad-based education for students preparing for a career in the helping professions, organizations, business, or government. Successful students also will be able to continue their formal education 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: Drug Alcohol Counseling Option
DELAWARE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Psychology
WILMINGTON UNIVERSITY
First Semester (Fall)CR
ENG121Composition3
HMS121Intro To Human Services3
CIS107Intro to Computers/Application3
PSY121General Psychology3
SOC111Sociology I3
 15
Second Semester (Spring)
DAC141Intro Drug&Alcohol Counseling3
ENG122Technical Writing-Comm3
HMS122Theories of Counseling3
HMS123Dynamics/Group Communication I3
HMS144Survey of Human Development or3
PSY127Human Development3
PSY223Abnormal Psychology3
 18
Third Semester (Fall)
DAC225Drug&Alcohol Counseling II3
DAC230Assessmnt/Trtmnt/D&A Counslng3
HMS221Ethical Problems and Issues3
HMS243Directed Practice I6
MAT120Math for Behavioral Sciences or3
MAT153College Math and Statistics4
 18 / 19
Fourth Semester (Spring)
COM222Intercultural Communication3
DAC240Families & Addiction3
DAC244Dir Practice II-Drug/Alcohol6
XXXXXXProgram Electives or6
XXXXXXProgram Electives7
 18 / 19
Program Electives - Choose 2 courses from the following:
ECO111Macroeconomics or3
HMS222Program Leadership or3
HMS223Social Policy/Program Planning or3
HMS226Techniques Behavioral Change or3
POL111Political Science and3
SPA136Spanish Communication I or4
SPA133Using Beginning Spanish or3
ASL101American Sign Language I3
 6/7
Fifth Semester (Fall)CR
SOC331Research Writing & Information Literacy3
SCI335Anatomy & Physiology4
PSY315Group Dynamics3
 10
Sixth Semester (Spring)
PSY334Biological Basis of Behavior3
MAT308Inferential Statistics3
PSYXXXPsychology Elective (300/400 Level)3
 9
Seventh Semester (Fall)
SOC304Ethnic Groups & Minorities3
PSY301Social Psychology3
PSYXXXPsychology Electives (300/400 Level)3
 9
Eighth Semester (Spring)
PSY351Learning and Cognition3
SOC340Applied Research Design3
PSYXXXPsychology Elective (300/400 Level)3
PSYXXXPsychology Elective (300/400 Level)3
 12
Ninth Semester (Fall)
PSY406Tests & Measurement3
PSY408Seminar in Behavioral Science3
PSYXXXPsychology Elective (300/400 Level) or3
PSYXXXPsychology Elective (300/400 Level)**6
 9 / 12
**Credits remaining for bachelor's completion are based on course selection at the associate degree level.
Student must complete a minimum of 120 credits for the bachelor's degree in Psychology. 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 Wilmington, Delaware: (302) 657-5193
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. 01/2012