Nursing - Terry 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 - Terry Campus

DELAWARE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE

BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Nursing (RN to BSN)

IMMACULATA UNIVERSITY

First Semester CR
ENG 121 Composition 3
BIO 120 Anatomy and Physiology I 5
BIO 125 Introduction to Microbiology 4
MAT 119 Applied Clinical Math 3
  15
Second Semester
BIO 121 Anatomy and Physiology II 5
NUR 171 Nursing Care of Adults I 4
NUR 172 Nursing Care of Adults II 6
PSY 127 Human Development 3
  18
Third Semester
NUR 173 Nursing Care of Adults III 6
NUR 174 Mental Health Nursing 2
NUR 175 Maternal/Newborn Nursing I 2
NUR 176 Nursing Care of Children I 2
NUR 177 Nursing Perspectives I 1
  13
Fourth Semester
NUR 271 Nursing Care of Adults IV 5
NUR 275 Maternal/Newborn Nursing II 3
NUR 277 Nursing Perspectives II 1
SOC 111 Sociology I 3
  12
Fifth Semester
ENG 122 Technical Writing-Comm 3
NUR 272 Nursing Care of Adults V 5
NUR 274 Community Mental Hlth Nursing 3
NUR 276 Nursing Care of Children II 3
  14
Sixth 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
Seventh 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
Eighth Semester (Summer)
PHI 209 Logic and Knowledge 3
NUR 416 Health Assessment 4
NUR 336 Anthropology and Health 3
  10
Ninth 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
Tenth 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
Eleventh Semester
NUR 450 Nursing Capstone 2
SPA 150 Spanish for Medical Personnel 3
PHI XXX Philosophy Requirement 3
  8
*DTCC Students may take PSY 121 to satisfy this requirement.
Candidates for the RN to BSN program must have a current RN license.
The bachelor's program requires a minimum of 126 credits.
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.
College level chemistry with the last 10 years is a prerequisite for this Connected Degree Program.
For more information contact:
Delaware Tech
Dover, Delaware: 302-857-1329
Immaculata University
Immaculata, Pennsylvania: 610-647-4400 ext. 3173
This articulation agreement is subject to change based on Delaware Tech and senior institution curriculum changes. 04/2012