LSSU Regional Center

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Bachelor's Degrees on Bay's Campus!

Continue your education on Bay’s campus and earn your entire degree locally. The first time you step on LSSU’s main campus in Sault Ste. Marie may be when you attend commencement activities!


Degrees Available in Escanaba

B.S. in Accounting
B.S. in Business Administration
   • Accounting/Finance Minor
   • Entrepreneurship Concentration
   • International Business Concentration
   • International Business Minor (Also available in Iron Mountain)
   • Management Concentration
   • Marketing Minor
B.S. in Criminal Justice
   • Corrections with a Law Enforcement Minor
   • Generalist
   • Law Enforcement (Final semester main campus attendance required)
B.S. in Early Childhood Education with a Sociology Minor
   • Early Childhood Endorsement – ZS Endorsement
B.S. / B.A. in General Studies
B.S. / B.A. in Individualized Studies
B.S. in Nursing-Post License Completion


Where Do I Start?

Contact the LSSU Regional Center for an appointment to discuss:

  • Admissions requirements
  • Financial aid basic information
  • Your customized academic plan 

A History You Can Trust

Bay College LSSU representativesLSSU began offering undergraduate degree completion programs on Bay’s campus in 1989. As demands changed so did the degree offerings available; as of December 2015 over 670 student have graduated through the LSSU’s regional center.

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Ashleigh Young“Not only has LSSU provided me with the education but also the confidence and professional etiquette to take the next step in my life.”
Ashleigh Young, LSSU Regional Center graduate
Brady Barron“The LSSU Regional Center was a great experience. I'd highly recommend it to anyone who wants a four year degree.”
Brady Barron, LSSU Regional Center graduate

Meet the LSSU Staff

Heidi Berg

Heidi Berg, Director

Alumna of Bay College and LSSU, Heidi went through the regional center to earn her B.S. in Business Administration degree before accepting a job in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. After eight years of experiencing “city life”, Heidi made her way back home to Rapid River where she enjoys the quietness of country living with her family nearby.
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Fun Fact:

Heidi would rather read than watch TV and dreams of one day writing a book.

Email Heidi!

Diane Pascoe

Diane Pascoe, Administrative Assistant

Escanaba native, graduate of Bay College and current student at LSSU’s Escanaba Regional Center, Diane is earning a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration Management with a Marketing minor.  As Administrative Assistant, Diane assists students in admission, registration, advising, financial aid, and everything in-between.  Diane enjoys spending time with her husband and two teenage boys, traveling, sports events, watching movies, or cuddled up with a good book (not a textbook!).

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Fun Fact:

Too many to name – Go talk to her so you can find out for yourself!

Email Diane!

Sue Beckons

Sue Beckon, Faculty

Sue graduated from MSU (Go Spartans!) with a MBA and BS in Accounting. As an adjunct instructor for Bay College and faculty for LSSU, Sue enjoys being involved as a student’s education progresses and future careers are established. Away from teaching, Sue golfs, walks, gardens and keeps up with her kids’ many activities. In her free time, Sue is involved in Kiwanis, Key Clubs and Elks Auxiliary.
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Fun Fact:

Sue loves to golf. She's had a hole-in-one and chipped in from 150 yards out

Email Sue!

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