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, located in the east central Illinois community of Charleston, is recognized among the Midwest's top quality public universities. Eastern is ranked fifth among all public Midwestern universities with master's programs, according to U.S. News and World Report's 2002 guide to "America's Best Colleges." Eastern is the only Illinois public University to be distiguished in this way. The University enrolls more than 10,000 students annually who can select from a broad range of academic programs and degree offerings. The Eastern experience can best be described as "Big Enough to Matter, Small Enough to Care." Students attending Eastern receive a high quality education characterized by small class sizes taught by a dedicated and caring faculty who place student success as their top priority.

Mary Beals
Instructor,
Human Services
Lake Land College
5001 Lake Land Blvd
Mattoon, IL 61938-9366
217-234-5438
Craig Eckert
Chair, Department of Sociology-Anthropology
Eastern Illinois University
600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920-3099
217-581-3620
cmeckert@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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