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Nursing - Owens Campus

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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 Nursing Program is approved by the Delaware Board of Nursing and is accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission. The graduate is prepared to function as an integral member of the health care team within the roles of provider of care, manager of care, and member within the discipline of nursing in a variety of health care settings and is eligible to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses.

Wilmington University's Bachelor of Science in Nursing program is progressive and designed for today's registered nurse. It promotes increased clinical and communication skills, problem solving, confidence, and leadership. Upon completion of the program, students are prepared to practice as generalists, caring for clients with complex health needs in both structured and unstructured health care settings. The curriculum provides a foundation for graduate education and for career mobility.

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
Nursing - Owens Campus

DELAWARE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE

BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Nursing

WILMINGTON UNIVERSITY

Pre-Semester CR
XXX XXX CPR (BCLS) 0
BIO 120 Anatomy and Physiology I 5
MAT 119 Applied Clinical Mathematics 3
  8
First Semester
BIO 121 Anatomy and Physiology II 5
NUR 121 Human Needs in H/I I 11
NUR 123 Special Needs H/I 3
  19
Second Semester
NUR 122 Human Needs in H/I II 11
ENG 121 Composition 3
PSY 127 Human Development 3
  17
Second Level Transition
XXX XXX Prof. Nursing Transition Workshop 0
  0
Third Semester
NUR 221 Human Needs in H/I III 3
NUR 222 Human Needs in H/I IV 3
NUR 226 Human Needs in Psychiatric Nursing 3
BIO 125 Introductory Microbiology 4
  13
Fourth Semester
NUR 223 Human Needs in H/I V 3
NUR 224 Human Needs in Maternal/Newborn Nursing 3
NUR 225 Human Needs in Pediatric Nursing 3
ENG 122 Technical Writing and Communication 3
SOC 111 Sociology I or 3
SOC 213 Ethical Issues in Health Care 3
  15
*Post-Associate Degree Course
CHM 110 General Chemistry 4
  4
Fifth Semester (Fall) CR
MAT 308 Inferential Statistics 3
NUR 303 Nurse as Professional 4
ENG 365 Academic Writing 3
NUR 343 Nurse as Consumer of Research 3
  13
Sixth Semester (Spring)
NUR 313 Nurse as Decision Maker 3
NUR 333 Nurse as Leader 3
HUM XXX Humanities Elective (300/400 Level)** 3
  9
Seventh Semester (Summer)
NUR 323 Nurse as Teacher 3
NUR XXX Nursing Elective (300/400 Level) 3
HUM XXX Humanities Elective (300/400 Level)** 3
  9
Eighth Semester (Fall)
NUR 363 Nurse as Caregiver: Chronic and Palliative Care 3
NUR 413 Holistic Health Assessment 3
HUM XXX Humanities Elective** 3
  9
Ninth Semester (Spring)
NUR 423 Global Health Care 3
NUR 433 Global Health Care Practicum 3
  6
*General chemistry is a requirement for the Nursing (RN to BSN) program at Wilmington University. Students should take CHM 110, General Chemistry, as a post-associate degree course for transfer to Wilmington University. **Choose upper level humanities electives from the following: PHI, HUM, ART, DRA, LIT, and ENG360.
Course offerings by semester may vary. Student must consult with their advisor.
RDG 120, Critical Reading and Thinking, is a required DTCC course unless the student is exempt.
Candidates for the RN to BSN program must be registered nurses.
Students in the evening program at the Owens Campus have a choice of following a different sequence, which would include NUR 123, NUR 124, NUR 125, and NUR 126 instead of NUR 121, 122, and 123.
For more information contact:
Delaware Tech
Georgetown, Delaware: 302-259-6620
Wilmington University
Georgetown, Delaware: 302-856-5780
This articulation agreement is subject to change based on Delaware Tech and senior institution curriculum changes. 01/2012