Honors Program - Who May Apply - Application Process - Lake Land College, Mattoon Illinois

Honors Program

Selection Criteria

Requirements for the Honors Program focus on academic talents and career goals. To be accepted in the program students must meet the criteria for entering freshmen or current Lake Land College students.

Entering Freshmen

  • Must pursue an associate degree at Lake Land College
  • And meet one of the following:
    • Have a composite ACT score of 25 or higher
    • Have a composite 3.5 GPA on a 4-point scale or equivalent

Current Lake Land Students

  • Must have a GPA of 3.5 or above after the completion of at least 12 semester hours of Lake Land coursework numbered 040 or above and be enrolled in an associate degree program.

Application Process

Eligible students are encouraged to download and submit an application. In addition to completing the application, students must submit the following.

Entering Freshmen

  • A copy of his or her high school transcript
  • A copy of his or her ACT record
  • Two letters of recommendation from teachers, counselors or principal

Download Application Form for Entering Freshmen

Current Lake Land Students

  • A copy of his or her Lake Land College transcript
  • A letter of recommendation from a Lake Land College instructor.

Download Application Form for Current Students