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UIU-Blackhawk: Education Built for Life

From your hometown near Janesville, earn your college degree from the renowned Upper Iowa University. UIU’s Blackhawk regional education center located in Janesville, Wisconsin offers you the chance for a top-notch education close to home.

First-time students, adults returning to school, and transfer students will all find an Education Built for Life—your life. UIU works closely with you to tailor an education program aimed at achieving your unique career goals.

Academic Programs at UIU-Blackhawk

UIU has partnered with Blackhawk Technical College to offer evening classes in a wide variety of undergraduate degree programs. Plus, blending your degree plan with online and self-paced courses widens the possibilities even further.

Select one of the UIU-Blackhawk programs below to explore that area of study.

Associate Degrees

Bachelor’s Degrees

Master’s Degrees

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Academic Support

Get the support you need for successful studies through tutoring or accommodations for a disability.

Shorter Sessions with Focused Schedule

UIU’s unique Two-at-a-Time course schedule helps you focus on your studies. As a full-time student, you only need to take two classes during each 8- or 6-week session, which helps you concentrate and excel. UIU gives you access to courses year-round, so you can complete your degree on your schedule.

2020-2021 Academic Year

Session 3 (01/18/2021 – 03/11/2021)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
BA 222 Management Information Systems BA 210 Tuesday
BA 256 Quantitative Analysis/Business I CS 102, recommended MATH 105 or permission of instructor Wednesday
BA 460 Strategic Management Senior standing and within 9 credit hours of program completion. Thursday

Session 4 (03/15/2021 – 05/06/2021)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
BA 356 Quantitative Analysis/Bus II BA 256 or MATH 220 or instructor approval. Tuesday
BA 423 Production/Operations Management BA 210, and BA 256 or MATH 220 Tuesday
ENG 311 Urban Cinema ENG 101, Recommended: ENG 102. Encouraged: ENG 290 or ENG 265 Thursday

Session 5 (05/17/2021 – 07/08/2021)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
BA 365 Leadership Theory BA 210, and BA 361 or permission of instructor Tuesday
MATH 220 Elementary Statistics Pass (MATH 105 or above) or ((pass MATH 095 or ACT math score ≥ 19) and pass MATH 100) or ACT math score ≥ 24 or an alternative placement as approved by the math department or instructor approval Wednesday
PSY 383 Human Behavior:Social Environment SOC 110 or PSY 190 Thursday

Session 6 (07/12/2021 – 08/19/2021)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
PSY 310 Social Psychology SOC 110 or PSY 190 Tuesday

Easily Transfer Credits

Whether it’s been a single semester or several years since your last college course, UIU makes it easy to apply those credits to your degree. We accept up to 90 credits from four-year schools or 78 credits from two-year schools. Plus, your professional experience and test scores may earn you college credit.

The university also partners with several colleges in the Janesville area to make the transfer process even smoother and offers tuition grants to Wisconsin technical college graduates! Due to our strong partnership with Blackhawk Technical College, students who graduate from BTC with a 3.0 GPA or higher qualify for UIU’s Gold Grant saving graduates $275 per course!

Check out all of our articulation agreements, including our articulation agreement with Blackhawk Technical College.

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Admissions and Aid

When you’re ready to apply to UIU-Blackhawk, we’ll help you navigate the admissions and financial aid process.

Special Programs and Grants

Wisconsin Technical College Grant

Wisconsin Technical College graduates qualify for a UIU grant to help offset a portion of their tuition.

Military Financial Aid

If you’re in active service or a veteran of the U.S. military, we’ll help you secure the unique education benefits available to you.

Corporate Programs

UIU-Blackhawk partners with area employers to offer employees grants toward tuition.

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Experience UIU from Blackhawk

As a student at UIU-Blackhawk, you can take advantage of the benefits of being part of a global school community.

Student Staci El-Amin

Staci El-Min, '19


I chose UIU for the flexibility and small interactive classes. I was in control of my college career and set my own pace. Being able to focus on one class at a time and be successful was my goal. The choice of face to face or online classes is what drew me in.

Contact UIU-Blackhawk (Janesville)

c/o Blackhawk Technical College
6004 S. County Road G.
Janesville, WI 53547-5009

Phone: 608-754-7490

Email: [email protected]

Office Hours
Monday – Thursday: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.