Eastern Illinois University and Lake Land College Transfer Guide



From A.L.S. Liberal Studies/Pre-Career and Organizational Studies to B.S. Career and Organizational Studies


Lake Land College - year 1


Semester 1

ENG 120 * Composition I 3
SPE 111 * Public Speaking 3
  Humanities or Fine Arts (IAI) 3
  Mathematics (IAI) 3
  Technical/Professional Course 4
    16

Semester 2

ENG 121 * Composition II 3
POS 160 American/National Government 3
  Humanities (IAI) 3
  Social Sciences (IAI) 3
  Technical/Professional Course 3
    15


Lake Land College - year 2


Semester 1

  Fine Arts (IAI) 3
  ** Physical Science (IAI) 4
  Technical/Professional Course 3
  Technical/Professional Course 4
  Foreign Language 3
    17

Semester 2

  Social Science (IAI) 3
  ** Biological Science (IAI) 3
  Technical/Professional Course 3
  Technical/Professional Course 4
  Foreign Language 3
    16

Total: 64 Semester Hours



Eastern Illinois University - year 3


Semester 1

COS 4810 Principles of Career Development 3
  COS Elective/Portfolio (Upper Division) 3
  COS Elective/Portfolio (Upper Division) 3
  COS Elective/Portfolio (Upper Division) 3
  COS Elective/Portfolio (Upper Division) 3
    15

Semester 2

COS 4820 Sociotechnical Design 3
  COS Elective/Portfolio (Upper Division) 3
  COS Elective/Portfolio (Upper Division) 3
  COS Elective/Portfolio (Upper Division) 3
  Elective 3
    15



Eastern Illinois University - year 4


Semester 1

COS 4830 Occupational Perspective 3
  Cultural Diversity Elective 3
  COS Elective/Portfolio (Upper Division) 3
  COS Elective/Portfolio (Upper Division) 3
  Elective 2
    14

Semester 2

  Senior Seminar 3
  COS Elective/Portfolio (Upper Division) 3
  COS Elective/Portfolio (Upper Division) 3
  COS Elective/Portfolio (Upper Division) 3
    12
Total: 56 Semester Hours
Program Total: 120 Semester Hours
*Must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.
**One course must be a lab course.


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.

Deborah Hutti
Associate Vice President for Educational Services
Lake Land College
5001 Lake Land Blvd.
Mattoon, IL 61938
(217) 234-5273
dhutti@lakeland.cc.il.us
Austin Cheney
Chair, School of Technology
Eastern Illinois University
600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920-3099
217-581-3226
acheney@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 17, 2001 through August 17, 2003 .

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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