Eastern Illinois University and Lake Land College Transfer Guide

From A.S. Agriculture - (Model 1) to B.A. Communication Studies - Corporate Communication

Lake Land College - year 1

Semester 1

ENG 120 A Compostition I 3
  Elective 3
AGR 206 Introduction to Animal Science 4
PSY 271 A Introduction to Psychology 3

Semester 2

ENG 121 A Compostition II 3
AGR 205 Introduction to Soil Sciences 4
ECO 231 A Principles of Economics I 3

Lake Land College - year 2

Semester 1

SPE 111 A Public Speaking 3
AGR 208 Introduction to Agricultural Mechanization 3
AGR 207 Introduction to Agriculture Economics 4

Semester 2

POS 160 A American National Government 3
  IAI FA 3
  Elective 3
AGR 204 Principles of Field Crop Science 4
AGR 201 or 202 Intro to Agriculture Ed or Intro to Horticulture 3

Total: 66 Semester Hours

Eastern Illinois University - year 3

Semester 1

SPC 2010 Introduction to Communication Theories 3
SPC 2630 Introduction to Interpersonal Communication 3
SPC 2650 Introduction to Organizational Communication 3
  C SPC Elective - Upper Level 3
  Elective 3

Semester 2

SPC 2020 Speech Communication Research 3
SPC 3100 Persuasion 3
SPC 3650 Communication in Orgainzations 3
  C SPC Elective - Upper Level 3
  Elective 3

Eastern Illinois University - year 4

Semester 1

SPC 2030 Applied Communication 3
SPC 3300 Interviewing 3
SPC 4650 Simulation in Organizational Communication 3
 C SPC Elective - Upper Level 3
  Elective 3

Semester 2

SPC 2040 Argumentation and Critical Thinking 3
 C SPC Elective - Upper Level 3
 C SPC Elective - Upper Level 3
  Senior Seminar 3
  Elective 3
Total: 60 Semester Hours
Program Total: 126 Semester Hours
A - Counts towards IAI General Education requirements. English and Speech require a "C" or better for graduation.
B - May require a prerequisite.
C - May choose Speech Communication courses from any Option.
NOTE - Must apply to Eastern one year prior to enrollment. Have official transcript sent from Lake Land Colleg and high school.
NOTE - Completion of the second semester of a single foreign language is a requirement. Students are exempt if two full years of a 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, 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.

Curt Rincker
Division Chair, Agriculture
Lake Land College
5001 Lake Land Blvd
Mattoon, IL 61938-9366
Stephen King
Chair, Department of Communication Studies
Eastern Illinois University
600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920-3099

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, 2003 through August 14, 2005 .

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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