Welcome, Black Hawk College Transfer Students!
Start by completing your Associate of Science (A.S.) degree in Agriculture at Black Hawk College and finish at Purdue's College of Agriculture, the 12th ranked agricultural college in the world, and 6th in the USA (2019 QS World Rankings). This is a GREAT time to be a part of Purdue Agriculture!
A number of agriculture and general education courses transfer from Black Hawk College to Purdue University. Here are some resources for students transferring from Black Hawk College to Purdue Agriculture:
1. Black Hawk College Transfer Sheet – See what courses to take to complete your Associate of Science (A.S.) transfer degree in Agriculture from Black Hawk College AND see how these courses transfer for your Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Agriculture at Purdue University.
Note: The courses listed on the Transfer Sheet are examples and may need adjusted to fit your specific major/career goals.
2. Purdue Transfer Equivalency Guide – Click here to see a more comprehensive list of courses that transfer from Black Hawk College to Purdue University. As shown in this list, Purdue accepts many of the agriculture courses from Black Hawk College as undistributed credit (XXXXX). The College of Agriculture may use any undistributed credit from agriculture transfer courses if not listed with the "UND" course prefix, with appropriate approval. However, transfer credit from any agriculture transfer courses listed with "UND" course prefixes in the Purdue Transfer Equivalency Guide cannot be used toward degree requirements for any Purdue Agriculture major.
Note: This course list is a "snapshot" of transfer course equivalencies from Black Hawk College to Purdue University as of the date listed on the document. Please confirm current equivalencies by entering your transfer courses on the Purdue Transfer Equivalency Guide (a real-time, exact replica of the internal credit evaluation system at Purdue West Lafayette). Course equivalencies are subject to review and may change at any time.
3. Murchison Heritage Scholarship – As a Black Hawk College transfer student, this is a specific scholarship you might be interested in. Preference is for students transferring to Purdue University College of Agriculture from Black Hawk College East Campus in Galva, IL. Scholarship is renewable provided the recipient maintains a minimum 3.0 GPA and continues to meet the eligibility criteria.
Application Information: Undergraduate students enrolled in the College of Agriculture at Purdue University must complete the online scholarship application each year.
Deadline: February 1
Sponsors: Dr. Marshall A. Martin and Dr. Berdine R. Martin
Important Scholarship Application Notes:
College of Agriculture uses the Purdue University Scholarship Application.
This scholarship application will be available online beginning October 1
and due by February 1.
transfer students do not have to be officially admitted to apply for
College of Agriculture scholarships.
be considered for College of Agriculture scholarships for the following
academic year, prospective transfer students must be officially admitted
to Purdue by February 1.
Transfer to Purdue AG Scholarship requires a separate application and is due
by April 15.
students are awarded College of Agriculture scholarships by May 1.
Click to view the Black Hawk Transfer Sheet from 2017-18 (now archived).