Eastern Illinois University and Lake Land College Transfer Guide

From A.A.S. Human Services (Psychology Concentration) to B.A. Psychology

Lake Land College - year 1

Semester 1

ENG 1201 Composition I (ENG 1001G) 3
PSY 2711 Introduction to Psychology (PSY 1879G) 3
HSP 1202 Introduction to Social Work (SOC 3600) 3
HED 200 Principles of Health (HST 2000) 3
  BIO IAI (BIO Gen Ed) 4

Semester 2

ENG 1211 Composition II (ENG 1002G) 3
HSP 122 Social Welfare (SOC Elective) 3
CIS 160 Practical Software Applications (BUS 1950) 3
HED 178 Responding to Emergencies (HST 2320) 2
SOC 280 Introduction to Sociology (SOC 1838G) 3

Semester 3

  IAI HUM (HUM Gen Ed) 3
  IAI HUM/FA (HU/FA Gen Ed) 3

Lake Land College - year 2

Semester 1

3HSP 053 Work Experience Seminar I (GEN Elective) 1
HSP 054 Field Experience I (GEN Elective) 2
PSY 273 or 2791,2 Abnormal Psychology or Human Development/Life Span (PSY 3780 or PSY Elective) 3
PSY 274 or 2751,2 Child Dev or The Psy of Maturity & Old Age (PSY 3515 or 3525) 3
PSY 2781 Family Relations (PSY Elective) 3
  IAI PHY SCI (PHY Sci Gen Ed) 4

Semester 2

HSP 055 Work Experience Seminar II (GEN Elective) 1
HSP 056 Field Experience II (GEN Elective) 2
PSY 2771 Social Psychology (PSY 3870) 3
SPE 1111 Public Speaking (CMN 1310G) 3
MAT 1251,4 Statistics (MAT 2250G) 3
  IAI FA (FA Gen Ed) 3

Total: 67 Semester Hours

Eastern Illinois University - year 3

Semester 1

PSY 2610 Statistical Methods of Psychology 4
PSY 2999 Psychological Forum 1
PSY  3_____5 (From Group A, if needed) 3
  Foreign Language6 or Elective 3
  Elective 3

Semester 2

PSY 3805 Research Methods and Experimental Design 4
PSY 3_____5 (From Group B) 3
  Elective (Upper Level) 3
  Elective (Upper Level) 3
  Foreign Language6 or Elective 3

Eastern Illinois University - year 4

Semester 1

PSY 3_____5 (From Group C) 3
PSY 4_____ (Capstone) 3
  Elective (Upper Level) 3
  Elective (Upper Level) 3
  Elective 3

Semester 2

EIU 4_____ Senior Seminar 3
  Elective (Upper Level) 3
  Elective (Upper Level) 3
  Elective (Upper Level) 3
  Elective (Upper Level) 3
Total: 60 Semester Hours
Program Total: 127 Semester Hours
1A “C” or better is required in English, Speech, Math (1271 or higher) and all Psychology courses for the major.

2Courses taken at the Community College will not be used toward upper division requirements. 40 semester hours of upper division credit is required for a Bachelor’s Degree. These courses are to be taken at the senior level institution.

3Apply to Eastern and have official transcripts sent from high school and college.

4May require a prerequisite course.

5 Group A: PSY 3590, 3780, 3870
Group B: PSY 3310, 3680
Group C: PSY 3620, 3830
Group D: PSY 3515, 3521, 3525

6Foreign Language is a graduation requirement. Two full years of high school foreign language with a “C” average or completion of the second semester of a college foreign language will satisfy this requirement.

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.

Counseling Services, 217-234-5232, counsel@lakelandcollege.edu
John Mace
Chair, Department of Psychology
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 18, 2014 through August 18, 2019 .

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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