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Nursing - Owens Campus

to Nursing (RN to BSN)

An opportunity to gain an associate degree from Delaware Tech and a bachelor's degree from Immaculata 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.

Immaculata University's nationally acclaimed accelerated RN to BSN Program(ACCEL)has emphasized a holistic perspective of care for the professional practitioner since the program's inception in 1998. The combination of flexibility in scheduling, and concentration on real-world case studies presented in an accelerated format, prepares Immaculata nurses to enter the healthcare system with unprecedented standards of excellence with which to provide health care delivery. The program received the Excellence in Holistic Nursing Education Award from the American Holistic Nursing Association in June 2011.

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 AND COMMUNITY COLLEGE

BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Nursing (RN to BSN)

IMMACULATA 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 Hmn Needs in Psychiatric Nur 3
BIO 125 Introductory Microbiology 4
  13
Fourth Semester
NUR 223 Human Needs in H/I V 3
NUR 224 Hmn Needs in Matrnl-Newbrn Nur 3
NUR 225 Hmn Needs in Pediatric Nursing 3
ENG 122 Technical Writing-Comm 3
SOC 111 Sociology I 3
  15
Fifth Semester (fall) CR
ENG XXX Literature Requirement 3
ENG 241 Principles and Practice of Research 3
NUR 301 Philosophical Founds. of Baccalaureate Nursing 3
ORG 311 Methods of Research and Statistics 3
  12
Sixth Semester (Spring)
THE XXX Theology Requirement 3
POL 352 Nursing and the Law 3
NUR 302 Essentials of Holistic Nursing 3
NUR 403 Fundamentals of Nursing Research 4
  13
Seventh Semester (Summer)
PHI 209 Logic and Knowledge 3
NUR 416 Health Assessment 4
NUR 336 Anthropology and Health 3
  10
Eighth Semester (Fall)
PSY 101 Foundations in Psychology* 3
NUR 418 Holistic Health 3
THE 408 Contemporary Medical Ethics 3
HIST XXX World Civilization 3
  12
Ninth Semester (Spring)
NUR 432 Holistic Care of the Chronically ill and Elders 3
NUR 423 Nursing Leadership and Management 4
NUR 440 Nursing Care of Communities 6
  13
Tenth Semester
NUR 450 Nursing Capstone 2
SPA 150 Spanish for Medical Personnel 3
PHI XXX Philosophy Requirement 3
  8
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, NUR 122 and NUR 123. *DTCC students may take PSY 121 to satisfy this requirement.
Course offerings by semester may vary. Student must contact their advisor.
RDG 120, Critical Reading and Thinking, will be a required DTCC course unless the student is exempt.
Candidates for the RN to BSN program must have a current RN license.
The bachelor's program requires a minimum of 126 credits.
College level chemistry with the last 10 years is a prerequisite for this Connected Degree Program.
For more information contact:
Delaware Tech
Georgetown, Delaware: 302-259-6620
Immaculata University
Immaculata, Pennsylvania: 610-647-4400 ext. 3173
The articulation agreement is subject to change based on Delaware Tech and senior institution curriculum. 05/2012