Blackburn College Transfers: 2020 Requirements, Dates, GPAs & More

This is the complete guide for transferring to Blackburn College. We suggest you read until the end - you can also use the below calculator to estimate your likelihood of being able to transfer to Blackburn College.

What are your chances at Blackburn College?

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    This free college chances tool calculates your acceptance chances at Blackburn College or any other U.S. college

    Please note all chances are estimates based on test score and GPA averages.

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    I get it - transferring colleges can be confusing, time-consuming and overwhelming. You are not alone. In fact, more than 700,000 students transfer colleges every year.

    At Blackburn College, 20.0% of the entire student body are transfer students, so you won’t be alone.

    To read about regular admission requirements for Blackburn College, click here

    What are the transfer requirements for Blackburn College?

    Blackburn College requires a number of completed documents for consideration. The table below summarizes the most important pieces of information:

    Admission Item Required?
    High School Transcript Required of All
    College Transcript Required of All
    Essay or Personal Statement Recommended of All
    Interview Recommended of All
    Standardized Test Scores Recommended of All
    Statement of Good Standing from Prior Institution Required of All

    In addition to the above requirements, Blackburn College also requires a minimum number of credits completed to apply to be a transfer student.

    Blackburn College does not report a specific number of credits required for transfer.

    What are Blackburn College’s Transfer Deadlines?

    Many universities accept transfer applications during each semester. For this reason, we break down Blackburn College transfer deadline by fall, winter, spring and summer.

    Closing Date Reported Deadline
    Fall Transfer Deadline rolling
    Winter Transfer Deadline
    Spring Transfer Deadline rolling
    Summer Transfer Deadline

    Waiting until the last minute to finalize your application could result in a silly mistake.

    We recommend you complete your application at least 1 week before the required deadline.

    In fact, take a full 2 day break from looking at anything related to your application and then come back to look for errors. I bet you’ll find a few 😉

    When are decision dates for Blackburn College transfer applicants?

    If you applied to transfer to Blackburn College on or before the reported deadlines then you should have your decision date by the notification dates in the below table.

    Deadline Notification Dates
    Fall Transfer Deadline rolling
    Winter Transfer Deadline
    Spring Transfer Deadline rolling
    Summer Transfer Deadline

    Note this data is current as of 2019 and to the best of our knowledge this hasn’t changed.

    What is Blackburn College’s transfer acceptance rate?

    In 2019, Blackburn College received 87 transfer applicants.

    The school accepted 45 students. Therefore, the transfer acceptance rate for Blackburn College is 51.72%.

    This indicates how hard it is to transfer into Blackburn College. You can use the free calculator below to predict your chances of getting accepted.

    What are your chances at Blackburn College?

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    Please note all chances are estimates based on test score and GPA averages.

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    Additionally, of the 45 accepted transfer students, 28 students enrolled - that means the yield was 62.22%.

    Blackburn College accepts 52 out of every 100 transfer applicants.

    How can you afford Blackburn College

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    What are the Blackburn College transfer GPA requirements?

    Blackburn College requires a minimum college GPA of 2.0 - this is on a 4.33 point scale.

    In addition, Blackburn College requires a minimum high school GPA of 2.0.

    Will you enjoy transferring to Blackburn College?

    There are a lot of reasons to transfer to Blackburn College. Maybe your plan has always been to attend community college, and then move to a four year college to save money while completing your degree.

    Maybe you had a bad experience at your first school - don’t worry this is more common than you think.

    Or perhaps you’re drawn to Carlinville...

    Regardless of your reason for transferring, you’re already enrolled at another college or university so you know that the most important element in your college experience is the people and community

    Finding success at Blackburn College is dependent on feeling comfortable - will you be able to find a place to find home and grow?

    These are the questions that numbers and data cannot answer, but CampusReel can.

    If you’re considering transferring to Blackburn College then I highly recommend that you watch the school’s videos on CampusReel. These are real students with real stories.

    Final Verdict: How to transfer into Blackburn College

    Let’s wrap up everything we’ve learned. If you still have questions about transferring, check out the Blackburn College website for more info.
    Blackburn College accepts 51.72% transfer applicants, which is competitive.

    To have a shot at transferring into Blackburn College, you should have a current GPA of at least 3.35 - ideally you’re GPA will be around 3.48. In addition, you will need to submit standardized test scores.

    The below tables show the SAT and ACT breakdown of Blackburn College students.

    25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
    SAT Math 370 440 405
    SAT Reading 420 450 435
    2018 Total SAT Score 790 890 840
    25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
    ACT Math 16 22 19
    ACT Reading 17 23 20
    2018 Total ACT Score 33 45 39

    Blackburn College’s average SAT score is 840. To be a competitive applicant for Blackburn College your SAT score should come close to the average - for the ACT you should be aiming for the equivalent.

    What are your chances at Blackburn College?

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    This free college chances tool calculates your acceptance chances at Blackburn College or any other U.S. college

    Please note all chances are estimates based on test score and GPA averages.

    *or select a school above for a specific calculation

    Need chances at another college?

    If you’re considering transferring to Blackburn College, you may also want to consider the schools:

    Transfering to School of the Art Institute of Chicago
    Transfering to Augustana College
    Transfering to Concordia University-Chicago
    Transfering to Elmhurst College
    Transfering to Eureka College