Honors Mission: Community, Leadership, Opportunity

Lakeland's Honors Program offers opportunities to engage in new and exciting learning experiences at Lakeland Community College.

The Honors Program at Lakeland offers leadership development and opportunities for service, travel and social activities while providing an excellent academic experience. Students can participate in honors-level course work, research and career development programming. Honors transfer partnerships allow for a smooth transition to a four-year institution; and generous honors scholarships provide financial incentives and support for all eligible students.

Scholarship Opportunities
Lakeland Honors Program and Merit-based scholarships include:


  • Choose Ohio First for associate of science and nursing program (other COF scholarships also available for other disciplines)
  • Honors scholarship (all discipline)
  • Trustees scholarship
  • Speros Scholarship in science and health care
  • Study Abroad

Learn more and apply for scholarships in myLakeland.

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Research and Scholarship

Unique opportunities in research and scholarship include:

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Community and Service
  • Earth Day annual beach cleanup
  • Lakeland veterans garden with SVA
  • Alternative spring break
  • Social events and other community service
  • Networking through civil engagement

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Leadership Opportunities
  • Lakeland Honors Organization student club
  • Emerging Leaders program at Lakeland
  • Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) honors society and other discipline-specific honors societies
  • National Collegiate Honors Council


Ianny Martinez I came to Lakeland not knowing anything. I wanted to help people and I knew that I had to go to school to learn about health care. I am so happy that I did this. Lakeland changed my life. Ianny Martinez Medical Assisting

Elizabeth Brassell Lakeland opened the doors of opportunity for me to begin my future. Through Phi Theta Kappa I found my passion for leadership and service. Lakeland has molded me to embrace an unlimited future. Elizabeth Brassell Associate of Arts

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