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Connected Degree

Nuclear Medicine

to Allied Health

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 accredited associate degree program in Nuclear Medicine prepares graduates to play an important role in the diagnosis and treatment of disease. Students are trained in the proper techniques of intravenous radionuclide administrations, therapies, intricate computer applications, and detailed clinical procedures. Students obtain clinical experience and competency at various hospitals and outpatient laboratories. Graduates work in hospitals and the private labs industry and are eligible to sit for the national certification examination. Wilmington University's bachelor's degree completion program in Allied Health is for Allied Health practitioners who have earned an associate degree with an Allied Health concentration. The program enables practitioners to transfer up to 75 credits from their initial education. The goal of the program is to provide expert practitioners in the Allied Health field with the knowledge and skill needed to teach the next generation of Allied Health practitioners or to advance in their careers with a focus in administration.

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
Nuclear Medicine
DELAWARE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Allied Health
WILMINGTON UNIVERSITY
First Semester (Summer)CR
BIO100Medical Terminology3
ENG121Composition3
MAT181Algebra and Trigonometry I4
PSY121General Psychology3
 13
Second Semester (Fall)
BIO120Anatomy and Physiology I5
CHM111Intro to Organic & Biochemistry4
MAT135Biomedical Statistics3
NMT101Patient Care for the NMT2
PHY112Physics for Allied Health4
 18
Third Semester (Spring)
ENG122Technical Writing/Communication3
BIO121Anatomy and Physiology II5
NMT115Intro to NMT with Clinical Lab4
NMT121Computers & Informatics2
NMT222Nuclear Physics3
 17
Fourth Semester (Summer)
NMT201Nuclear Medicine I4
NMT224Radiopharmacy & Pharmacology2
NMT295Clinical Internship I4
SOC213Ethical Issues in Health Care3
 13
Fifth Semester (Fall)
NMT202Nuclear Medicine II3
NMT211Scan Reading I1
NMT223Nuclear Medicine Instrumentation4
NMT296Clinical Internship II5
 13
Sixth Semester (Spring)
HLH215Cardiovascular Monitoring2
NMT203Nuclear Medicine III2
NMT212Scan Reading & PET/CT1
NMT226Radiobiology/Protection2
NMT297Clinical Internship III w/CT6
 13
Seventh Semester (Fall)CR
ENG365Academic Writing3
BBM201Principles of Management3
ALH323Health Professionals as Teacher3
 9
Eighth Semester (Spring)
ALH402Medical Law & Ethics3
ALH333Leadership for Allied Health Professionals3
XXXXXXHumanities Elective (300/400 Level)3
 9
Ninth Semester (Summer)
BBM301Organizational Behavior3
BBM320Business Communication3
HRM311Human Resource Management3
 9
Tenth Semester (Fall)
MIS320Management Information Systems3
HUM360Human World Views: 3500 BC - 1650 AD3
HLT371Cultural Diversity in Health & Illness3
 9
Eleventh Semester (Spring)
HUM361Human World Views: 1650 AD - Present3
ALH401Allied Health Professional - Capstone3
XXXXXXFree Elective (300/400 Level)3
 9
The Bachelor of Science program in Allied Health at Wilmington University requires a minimum of 120 credits. CHM 110, General Chemistry, within the past five years is a prerequisite for the Nuclear Medicine Program 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
Wilmington, DE: (302) 571-5306
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. 09/2012