Eastern Illinois University and Lake Land College Transfer Guide



From A.A.S. Human Services to B.S. Family and Consumer Sciences - Family Services Option


Lake Land College - year 1


Semester 1

ENG 1201 Composition I (ENG 1001G) 3
PSY 271 Introduction to Psychology (PSY 1879G) 3
HSP 103 Found of Hum Serv (GEN Elective) 3
HED 200 Health (HST 2000) 3
  BIO - IAI Lab Science (BIO GEN ED) 4
    16

Semester 2

ENG 1211 Composition II (ENG 1002G) 3
CIS 160 Computer Concepts (BUS 1950) 3
HED 178 First Aid (HST 2320) 2
HSP 120 Intro Social Work (SOC 3600) 3
HSP 122 Social Welfare (SOC Elective) 3
SOC 280 Intro Sociology (SOC 1838G) 3
    17

Semester 3

SPE 1111 Public Speaking (CMN 1310G) 3
  Humanities - IAI (HUM GEN ED) 3
    6


Lake Land College - year 2


Semester 1

2HSP 053 Work Experience I (GEN Elective) 1
HSP 054 Field Experience I (GEN Elective) 2
PSY 274 Child Development (FCS 2850-I/SB) 3
PSY 277 Social Psychology (PSY 3870 - I/SB) 3
PSY 278 Family Relations (FCS 2800 - I/SB) 3
  IAI PHY SCI (PHY SCI GEN ED) 3 - 4
    15 - 16

Semester 2

HSP 055 Work Experience II (GEN Elective) 1
HSP 056 Field Experience II (GEN Elective) 2
PSY 279 Culture Psychology (FCS 1800 - I/SB) 3
  IAI Math (MAT GEN ED) 3
  IAI Fine Arts - (FA GEN ED) 3
  IAI HUM/FA (HU/FA GEN) 3
    15

Total: 69 - 70 Semester Hours



Eastern Illinois University - year 3


Semester 1

FCS 1000 Foundations of Family and Consumer Sciences 2
FCS 1120 Food Selection and Preparation 3
FCS 2100 Personal Nutrition 3
SOC 2750G Social Problems in Contemporary Society 3
FCS 2270 Housing 3
  FCS Elective 2 - 3
    16 - 17

Semester 2

FCS 2000 Family Perspectives 3
FCS 3000 Family Resource Management 3
FCS 3300 Consumer Education 3
FCS 3853 Practicum in Child Development 3
  FCS Elective (Upper Level) 3
    15



Eastern Illinois University - year 4


Semester 1

FCS 4000 Professional Focus of Family and Consumer Sciences 2
FCS 4840 The Disadvantaged Family 3
FCS 4845 The Family in Crisis 3
  FCS Elective (Upper Level) 3
EIU 4_____ Senior Seminar 3
    14

Semester 2

FCS 42754 Internship 3
PSY 3780 Abnormal Psychology 3
  FCS Elective (Upper Level) 3
  FCS Elective (Upper Level) 3
  Elective (Upper Level) 3
    15
Total: 60 - 61 Semester Hours
Program Total: 129 - 131 Semester Hours
1A grade of C or better is required for Composition I, Composition II and Public Speaking for graduation.
2Apply to Eastern Illinois University one year prior to enrollment. Have official transcripts sent from Lake Land College and high school.
3FCS Electives are chosen in consultation with EIU academic advisor.
4Internship can be completed in the summer session.

Note: Completion 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.


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,Lake Land College
5001 Lake Land Blvd.
Mattoon, IL 61938
(217) 234-5331
cjarrell@lakeland .cc.il.us
Linda Simpson, Chair, School of Family and Consumer Sciences, Eastern Illinois University, 600 Lincoln Ave., Charleston, IL 61920, ldsimpson@eiu.edu, (217)-581-6076



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 16, 2012 through August 15, 2016 .

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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