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Lakeland Academics

There is no accelarated degree program at Lakeland, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits.

Lakeland does accept transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit. Additionally, Lakeland has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

Lakeland offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

What Classes Are Required at Lakeland?

Lakeland has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a lanuage requirement, but there is a math and science requirement. Students do not have to take a computer class.

Majors at Lakeland

When choosing a major, Lakeland students have several choices to make. Scroll down to see a full list of majors offered at Lakeland below.

Lakeland does not offer double majors, so students must choose on area of study to focus on.

Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.

Does Lakeland Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

Lakeland offers services for students with disabilities. Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does Lakeland Have An Online Program?

Lakeland has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Lakeland Give Credit for AP Classes?

Lakeland offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Lakeland Have An Honors Program?

Lakeland offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.

Does Lakeland Require Internships?

Lakeland does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.

ROTC

The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every school. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Lakeland does not have any ROTC programs.

Dual Degree Programs at Lakeland

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time. A 3-2 dual degree program is a five-year program wherein the first three years are spend taking undergraduate courses and the final two years are spent taking graduate courses. Upon completion of the 5 years, the student will be awarded two degrees, a bachelor's degree and a master's degree.

Lakeland does not have any dual degree programs available for students.

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Lakeland Majors & Subject Areas

Broadcast Journalism
Radio and Television
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Information Technology
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
Instrumentation Technology/Technician
Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician
Plastics and Polymer Engineering Technology/Technician
Industrial Technology/Technician
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other
Quality Control Technology/Technician
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies/Technicians, Other
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
Computer Software Technology/Technician
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation
Child Care Provider/Assistant
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Mathematics, General
International/Global Studies
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician
Chemical Technology/Technician
Corrections
Forensic Science and Technology
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other
Social Work
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
Tool and Die Technology/Technician
Welding Technology/Welder
Commercial and Advertising Art
Graphic Design
Illustration
Design and Applied Arts, Other
Photography
Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other
Intermedia/Multimedia
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
Surgical Technology/Technologist
Athletic Training/Trainer
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other
Home Health Aide/Home Attendant
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
Business Administration and Management, General
Operations Management and Supervision
Accounting
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
Tourism and Travel Services Management
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Real Estate

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

5,331

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

Unknown

Tuition and Fees

In State

$4,492

Out-of-State

$9,298

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Sep 1
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