Eastern Illinois University and Lake Land College Transfer Guide



From A.S. Economics to B.A. Economics


Lake Land College - year 1


Semester 1

ENG 1201 Composition I (ENG 1001G) 3
MAT 130 College Algebra (MAT 1400) 3
ECO 231 Principles of Economics I (Macro) (ECN 2801G) 3
  BIO SCI IAI3 (BIO Gen Ed) 3 - 4
  Humanities - IAI (HUM Gen Ed) 3
    15 - 16

Semester 2

ENG 1211 Composition II (ENG 1002G) 3
MAT 210 Finite Mathematics (MAT 2120G) 3
  Fine Arts - Gen ED (FA Gen Ed) 3
  Physical Science - IAI3 (PHY GEN ED) 3 - 4
  Social Science - IAI (SOC SCI GEN ED) 3
    15 - 16


Lake Land College - year 2


Semester 1

4SPE 1111 Public Speaking (CMN 1310G) 3
MAT 211 Mathematical Analysis (MAT 2110G) 3
ECO 232 Principles of Economics II (Micro) (ECN 2802G) 3
  Humanities/Fine Arts - IAI (HUM/FA Gen Ed) 3
  Elective5(Elective or For. Language) 3
  Elective 3
    18

Semester 2

BUS 2812 Business Statistics (BUS 2810) 3
EC0 130 The American Economy (ECN Elective) 3
  Elective5 (Elect or For. Lang) 3
  Elective 3
  Elective 3
    15

Total: 63 - 65 Semester Hours



Eastern Illinois University - year 3


Semester 1

ECN 39722 Statistics Applied to Economics II 3
  ECN Elective6 (Upper Level) 3
  ECN Elective6 (Upper Level) 3
  Elective 3
  Elective 3
    15

Semester 2

ECN 48012 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory 3
  ECN Elective6 (Upper Level) 3
  Elective (Upper Level) 3
  Elective 3
  Elective 3
    15



Eastern Illinois University - year 4


Semester 1

ECN 48022 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory 3
  ECN Elective6 (Upper Level) 3
EIU 4_____ Senior Seminar (Upper Level) 3
  Elective (Upper Level) 3
  Elective 3
    15

Semester 2

ECN 46892 Theory and Research 3
  ECN Elective6 (Upper Level) 3
  Elective (Upper Level) 3
  Elective (Upper Level) 3
  Elective 3
    15
Total: 60 Semester Hours
Program Total: 123 - 125 Semester Hours
1A grade of C or better is required for graduation from Eastern Illinois University.
2A grade of C or better is required to use this course in the Economics Major.
3One Science must have a laboratory experience.
4Apply to Eastern Illinois University one year prior to enrollment. Have official transcripts sent from Lake Land College and high school. If ACT or SAT has been taken, have official scores sent to EIU for a complete record.
5Completion of the second semester of a single foreign language is a graduation requirement. Students are exempt if two full years of high school foreign language is complete with a C average or better.
6Economics electives are to be chosen in consultation with EIU Advisor.


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.

Charles Jarrell
Division Chair
Social Science and Education
Lake Land College
Mattoon, IL 61938
(217) 234-5331
cjarrell@lakeland.cc.il.us
Ali Moshtagh
Interim Chair, Department of Economics
Eastern Illinois University
600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920-3099
217-581-2719
amoshtagh@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 15, 2010 through August 14, 2014 .

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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