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Connected Degree

Office Administration

to Business Management

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 Office Administration prepares graduates with the administrative support and office administration skills and the organizational and computer skillsets that are the foundation of any business. While you sharpen your hands-on skills in word processing, electronic file management, multimedia communication methods and specialized computer software applications, you will also develop expertise in communication and human relations, ensuring a rewarding career with the proficiencies necessary to work successfully with others. Students in this program are placed in an internship position within the business community where they can apply their knowledge and gain the valuable work experience that employers seek. Strong office administration skills are highly sought after in all business environments, including government, non-profit, and corporate. Wilmington University's Bachelor of Science degree program in Business Management provides courses and business-related in-class experiences for students who intend to pursue careers in business management or apply to graduate school. Course offerings emphasize rigorous analysis of the concepts and principles that are basic to an understanding of the management field. Course work relates theories and ideas to the operating practices and policies of business organizations. These courses provide a unique opportunity for students to explore the workings of management. As supplemental activities to the traditional classroom format, "hands on" classroom experiences provide an awareness of what really happens in the business world.

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
Office Administration
DELAWARE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Business Management
WILMINGTON UNIVERSITY
First Semester (Fall)CR
ENG101Critical Thinking and Academic Writing3
MAT140College Algebra or4
MAT153College Math and Statistics*4
OAT121Keyboarding4
BUS101Introduction to Business3
 14
Second Semester (Spring)
ENG102Composition and Research3
OAT122Keyboarding Applications4
ECO111Macroeconomics or3
ECO122Microeconomics3
OAT157Word Level I3
OAT159Powerpoint3
 16
Third Semester (Fall)
ACC101Accounting I or4
ACC100Intro to Accounting3
ENG124Oral Communications3
OAT158Word Level II3
OAT151Access Level I3
OAT152Excel Level I3
 15/16
Fourth Semester (Spring)
OAT240Integrated Business Applications3
OAT242Desktop Publishing4
BUS275Portfolio & Experiential Learning3
XXXXXXSocial Science Elective**3/4
XXXXXXTechnology Elective***3/4
 16/18
Fifth Semester (Fall)CR
BBM201Principles of Management3
MAT102College Math II3
BAC102Accounting II3
BMK305Marketing3
 12
Sixth Semester (Spring)
BBM301Organizational Behavior3
BBM315Supervisory Management3
BBM320Business Communications3
ECO102Economics II**3
HRM311Human Resource Management3
 15
Seventh Semester (Summer)
BBM351Small Business Management3
BBM411Operations & Systems Management3
HRM310Organizational Development3
MAT308Inferential Statistics3
 12
Eighth Semester (Fall)
BBMXXXUpper Level Business Elective (300/400)3
FIN305Financial Management3
MIS320Management Information Systems3
BLA303Legal & Ethical Environment of Business3
 12
Ninth Semester (Spring)
BBM370Global Business Management3
BBM402Strategic Management3
FIN306Corporate Finance3
 9
*Students should take this course for transfer to Wilmington University. ** Choose one Social Science Elective: COM111, SPA133, SPA136 *** Choose One Technology Elective: ACC112, MKT214, SPA137, CIS125, PSY121, SOC215, MKT212, SOC111**Select electives with advisor approval. Courses remaining for bachelor?s degree completion are based on course selection at the associate degree level.
The Bachelor of Science program in Business Management at Wilmington University requires a minimum of 120 credits. Course sequencing may vary by semester. See your advisor.
For more information contact:
Delaware Tech
Dover, Delaware: (302) 857-1772 Georgetown, Delaware: (302) 259-6665 Wilmington, Delaware: (302) 573-5428
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. 06/2015