Eastern Illinois University and Lake Land College Transfer Guide



From A.A.S. Human Services to B.A. Sociology


Lake Land College - year 1


Semester 1

HSP 120 Introduction to Social Work 3
CIS 160 Practical Software 3
SOC 280 Introduction to Sociology 3
ENG 120 Composition I 3
POS 160 American National Government 3
    15

Semester 2

HSP 122 Social Welfare 3
PSY 271 Introduction to Psychology 3
  Bio-Science Elective 4
ANT 200 General Anthropology 3
ENG 121 Composition II 3
    16

Semester 3

  Sociology Elective 3
    3


Lake Land College - year 2


Semester 1

  Fine Arts Elective 3
HED 178 Resp. to Emergencies 2
  Humanities Elective 3
HSP 053 Work Exp. Seminar I 1
HSP 054 Field Experience I 2
  Physical Sciences Elective 4
    15

Semester 2

  Sociology Elective 3
  Math Elective 3
HSP 055 Work Exp. Seminar II 1
HSP 056 Field Exp. II 2
  Fine Arts Elective 3
HED 200 Principles of Health 3
    15

Semester 3

SPE 111 Public Speaking 3
    3

Total: 67 Semester Hours



Eastern Illinois University - year 3


Semester 1

SOC 2721 Stratification 3
SOC 2850 Classical Theory 3
  SOC Elective 3
  SOC or Free Elective 3
    12

Semester 2

SOC 3250 ^ Contemporary Theory 3
SOC 3620 Research Methods 3
  SOC Elective 3
  SOC or Free Elective 3
  SOC or Free Elective 3
    15



Eastern Illinois University - year 4


Semester 1

SOC 3610 Statistics 4
SOC 4900 Current Issues 3
 ^ Senior Seminar 3
  SOC Elective 3
  SOC or Free Elective 3
    16

Semester 2

 ~ SOC or Free Elective 3
 ~ SOC or Free Elective 3
 ~ SOC or Free Elective 3
 ~ SOC or Free Elective 3
 ~ SOC or Free Elective 1
    13
Total: 56 Semester Hours
Program Total: 123 Semester Hours
NOTE: Students graduating EU must have an oveall GPA of 2.0; an overall GPA of 2.0 in the major; complete 40 hours of upper division courses (3000-4000 level); complete or have exemption form 2 courses in a single foreign language; and complete 2 upper division, writing-intensive courses for electronic portfolio submission and assessment. A complete escription of institutional graduation requirements is found in the Undergraduate Catalog.
NOTE: Students must maintain a GPA average of 2.0 in all core courses taken at Eastern for graduation.
^Writing intensive course.
~Qualifying student may take up to 12 hours of internship credit in a law-enforcement setting.


Lake Land College is a public community college founded in 1966 offering career programs that lead to immediate employment, transfer programs which lead to a baccalaureate degree, liberal arts, adult education, special job training and retraining programs. The College enrolls 6,000 students from across East Central Illinois on its main campus in Mattoon and at the Effingham Kluthe Center, Workforce Development Center /IETC, on the Internet and at more than 25 off campus sites. The College is located at 5001 Lake Land Boulevard. (U.S. Route 45), Mattoon, Illinois, near the junction of Interstate 57, exit 184 and U.S. Route 45 and serves a 4,000 square mile district with a population of 201,000.


Eastern Illinois University has a rich tradition of preparing students to accomplish their life goals through a great combination of quality academics and personal relationships.

Consistently ranked in the top third of Midwest universities in its class by U.S. News and World Report, Eastern has earned its reputation by offering a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate programs taught by an experienced and caring faculty. In addition to reasonable tuition, fees, and room and board rates, Eastern offers a textbook rental system, saving the average student hundreds of dollars per semester.

A variety of excellent on-campus housing opportunities are available on the safe, compact 320-acre campus. Student graduation and retention rates are well above state and national averages, and that success continues after students earn their degrees -- year after year, Eastern ranks high in job placement, alumni satisfaction and employer satisfaction.

Mary Beals
Instructor,
Human Services
Lake Land College
5001 Lake Land Blvd
Mattoon, IL 61938-9366
217-234-5438
Darren Hendrickson
Chair, Department of Sociology-Anthropology
Eastern Illinois University
600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920-3099
217-581-3123
dhendrickson@eiu.edu@eiu.edu



University Catalog
This articulation course matrix is intended to be complete and accurate. However, the Eastern Illinois University Undergraduate Catalog is the official statement of requirements.

Effective Dates
This articulation agreement is valid from August 20, 2002 through August 19, 2004 .

Program Articulation Agreement
This articulation agreement and program requirements are subject to change. See your community college counselor or advisor for updated information prior to registering for courses each semester. Alternatively, you can contact the Transfer Coordinator at Eastern Illinois University by phone at 217-581-7663 or by e-mail at rlpearson@eiu.edu.

University Residency Requirement
The Eastern Illinois University courses listed in the course matrix fulfill the University's residency requirement.

University Graduation Requirements
Among other requirements, students graduating from EIU must have an overall GPA of 2.0 or higher; an GPA of 2.0 or higher in the major; 40 semester hours of upper-division course (3000-4000 level); complete or have documented exemption from two courses in a single foreign language with a GPA of 2.0 or higher; two upper-division writing-intensive courses and electronic writing portfolio submission and assessment. A complete description of undergraduate graduation requirements is in the Eastern Illinois University Undergraduate Catalog.

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