Many students who come to Lakeland are just like you – interested in pursuing a college education but undecided or unsure about a major. Here at Lakeland University, we’ll be right by your side while you discover your interests and explore potential careers. There’s no rush to make a decision on your major. Our professors and advisors are committed to helping you discover your direction at a pace you’re completely comfortable with!
Experiential education is just what it sounds like—gain real-world knowledge and earn your degree through a variety of learning opportunities. Whether you have prior work experience, want to get work experience but have a busy schedule, or are interested in our tradition Co-Op program, there is an abundance of opportunities to get credit for your work!
Knowing what is the best next step to advance your career and education can be tricky. That’s why Lakeland is offering this Pro-Year program. At Lakeland, we are equipped to help you discover your direction at a pace you’re completely comfortable with – while also ensuring you don’t take on unnecessary student debt.
As a Pro-Year student, Lakeland will help you secure a position with one of our premiere employers. You will also have the opportunity to earn 8 experiential learning credits towards your bachelor's degree over the fall and spring semesters, allowing you to keep your academic momentum going while taking a break from traditional homework and tests.
Students often become involved in one or several of the many organizations formed on campus. What you get out of these organizations varies - you get what you put in! Most students report great personal success including skills development, networking opportunities, and also some of the most fun of their lives!