Blackburn College - Bachelor's Degree

Blackburn College is a further and higher education institution from Lancashire, England. In association with UK Top 10 Lancaster University, it offers various bachelor's and master's degree in 15 academic areas through its University Centre. Blackburn College is UK Quality Assured according to the latest review by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA).

  • Average Tuition GBP 27,814
  • Acceptance Rate 65%
  • Students 585
  • Campus Setting City

School Description

Blackburn College's history dates back from over 120 years ago and has been a pioneer in offering a wide range of quality higher education courses for over 30 years. Today, it is among largest further and higher education provider in the college sector of England with over 3,000 students taking "Outstanding" OFSTED-rated courses.

Its Lancashire campus sits in the heart of Blackburn where it houses the £14million University Centre at Blackburn College (UCBC) which opened its doors to students in 2009. Through the University Centre, Blackburn College offers graduate and undergraduate degree programs—85% of which are approved by the Lancaster University—in 15 areas of concentrations including business & finance, hospitality & tourism, childcare & young people, computing & information technology, construction, creative arts, media & music, education, engineering, social care & counselling, law & justice, motor vehicle, public services, science, humanities, sports & fitness.

Bachelor Programs

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Accountancy

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals for the profession or duties of an accountant. The curriculum focuses on the process by which financial information about a business is recorded, classified, summarised, interpreted and communicated

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Animation

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A general, undifferentiated program that focuses on the use of computerized digital images as the primary medium of expression in the visual and performing arts, and that may prepare individuals for a wide variety of careers using new media, including graphic design, digital animation, motion graphics, 3D visualization, game and interactive media design, music and sound design, video production, web design, photography, and other fields.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Applied Psychology

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the application of psychological theories and methods to real-world settings and problems, such as business and industry, government, education, military, and community settings. Includes instruction in applications of psychology, industrial/organizational psychology, developmental psychology, social psychology, cognitive psychology, counseling, human factors, research methods and statistics, and program evaluation.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Childhood Education

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the design and provision of teaching and other educational services to infant and pre-school age children with special learning needs or disabilities, and that prepares individuals to teach such students. Includes instruction in diagnosing learning disabilities, developing individual education plans, teaching and supervising special education students, special education counseling, and applicable laws and policies.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Computer Science

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on computer theory, computing problems and solutions, and the design of computer systems and user interfaces from a scientific perspective. Includes instruction in the principles of computational science, computer development and programming, and applications to a variety of end-use situations.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Construction Management

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to manage, coordinate, and supervise the construction process from concept development through project completion on timely and economic bases. Includes instruction in commercial, residential, mechanical, highway/heavy civil, electrical, environmental, industrial, and specialty construction; facilities management; project planning; budgeting and cost control; logistics and materials management; personnel management and labor relations; site safety; construction contracting; construction processes and techniques; organization and scheduling; and applicable codes and regulations.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Criminology

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the systematic study of crime as a sociopathological phenomenon, the behavior of criminals, and the social institutions evolved to respond to crime. Includes instruction in the theory of crime, psychological and social bases of criminal behavior, social value systems and the theory of punishment, criminal law and criminal justice systems, penology, rehabilitation and recidivism, studies of specific types of crime, social attitudes and policy, and applications to specific issues in law enforcement administration and policy.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Design

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A program in the applied visual arts that focuses on the general principles and techniques for effectively communicating ideas and information, and packaging products, in digital and other formats to business and consumer audiences, and that may prepare individuals in any of the applied art media.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Education

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that focus on the theory and practice of learning and teaching, and related research, administrative and support services.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Electrical Engineering

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of electrical and electronic systems and their components, including electrical power generation systems; and the analysis of problems such as superconductor, wave propagation, energy storage and retrieval, and reception and amplification.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    English

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that focus on the structure and use of the English language and dialects, speech, writing, and various aspects of the literatures and cultures of the English-speaking peoples.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Forensic Science

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the application of the physical, biomedical, and social sciences to the analysis and evaluation of physical evidence, human testimony and criminal suspects. Includes instruction in forensic medicine, forensic dentistry, anthropology, psychology, entomology, pathology, forensic laboratory technology and autopsy procedures, DNA and blood pattern analysis, crime scene analysis, crime scene photography, fingerprint technology, document analysis, witness and suspect examination procedures, applicable law and regulations, and professional standards and ethics.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Health Administration

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to develop, plan, and manage health care operations and services within health care facilities and across health care systems. Includes instruction in planning, business management, financial management, public relations, human resources management, health care systems operation and management, health care resource allocation and policy making, health law and regulations, and applications to specific types of health care services.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Health Science

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that prepare individuals to practice as licensed professionals and assistants in the health care professions and related clinical sciences and administrative and support services.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    History

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that focus on the study and interpretation of past events, institutions, issues, and cultures.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Hospitality Management

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to manage travel-related enterprises and related convention and/or tour services. Includes instruction in travel agency management, tour arranging and planning, convention and event planning, travel industry operations and procedures, tourism marketing and promotion strategies, travel counseling, travel industry law, international and domestic operations, and travel and tourism policy.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Human Resources

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A program that generally prepares individuals to manage the development of human capital in organizations, and to provide related services to individuals and groups. Includes instruction in personnel and organization policy, human resource dynamics and flows, labor relations, sex roles, civil rights, human resources law and regulations, motivation and compensation systems, work systems, career management, employee testing and assessment, recruitment and selection, managing employee and job training programs, and the management of human resources programs and operations.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Law

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals for the independent professional practice of law, for taking state and national bar examinations, and for advanced research in jurisprudence. Includes instruction in the theory and practice of the legal system, including the statutory, administrative, and judicial components of civil and criminal law.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Management

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A program that provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to adapt in a rapidly changing, dynamic, and competitive global marketplace

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Mechanical Engineering

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of physical systems used in manufacturing and end-product systems used for specific uses, including machine tools, jigs and other manufacturing equipment; stationary power units and appliances; engines; self-propelled vehicles; housings and containers; hydraulic and electric systems for controlling movement; and the integration of computers and remote control with operating systems.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Photography

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the principles and techniques of communicating information, ideas, moods, and feelings through the creation of images on photographic film, plates, and digital images and that may prepare individuals to be professional photographic artists. Includes instruction in camera and equipment operation and maintenance, film and plate developing, light and composition, films and printing media, color and special effects, photographic art, photographic history, use of computer applications to record or enhance images and applications to the photography of various subjects.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Political Science

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A general program that focuses on the systematic study of political institutions and behavior. Includes instruction in political philosophy, political theory, comparative government and politics, political parties and interest groups, public opinion, political research methods, studies of the government and politics of specific countries, and studies of specific political institutions and processes.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Project Management

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply quantitative and qualitative knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to manage projects in a wide range of fields and occupations. Includes instruction in project planning, risk management, cost and time management, contracts and procurement, accounting, statistics, decision making, and human resources.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Public Health

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares registered nurses to promote health and provide preventive and curative nursing services for groups or communities under the supervision of a public health agency. Includes instruction in community and rural health, family therapy and intervention, disease prevention, health education, and community health assessment.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Social Sciences

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that focus on the systematic study of social systems, social institutions, and social behavior.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Sociology

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the systematic study of human social institutions and social relationships. Includes instruction in social theory, sociological research methods, social organization and structure, social stratification and hierarchies, dynamics of social change, family structures, social deviance and control, and applications to the study of specific social groups, social institutions, and social problems.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Sports

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the rules and techniques of participation and skill building in competitive physical activities, as well as non-competitive physical fitness programs. This CIP code is not valid for IPEDS reporting.

  • Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1LH, United Kingdom

    Teaching

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    A general program that focuses on the design and provision of teaching and other educational services to children or adults with special learning needs or disabilities, and that may prepare individuals to function as special education teachers. Includes instruction in diagnosing learning disabilities, developing individual education plans, teaching and supervising special education students, special education counseling, and applicable laws and policies.

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  • Minimum incoming IELTS 5.50
  • Average SAT Score 960

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    Established in 1888

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    According to the latest Destinations of Leavers of Higher Education latest reports, 9 out of 10 Blackburn College graduates were able to find employment or pursued further study within 6 months after graduation, a result that has been consistent for 4 consecutive years since 2011.

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