Inter-Intra Collegiate Transfer (ICT) Information

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If you are not currently a student at the University of Illinois, please review the resources available here for eligibility and application information.

All current University of Illinois students who wish to transfer to a concentration in ACE and all current ACE students who wish to change concentrations must complete the transfer process.

The next opportunity to apply to transfer to ACE or within ACE for current UIUC students will be in August and the deadline will be Friday, August 16, 2019 at 12:00 noon.  Applications are not currently available, but will be available July 15.

About the Application

Transfer into all Department of ACE concentrations is competitive. Strong applications will demonstrate interests aligned with ACE concentration; potential to complete all requirements within 10 total semesters; and GPA in UIUC courses and “core” courses. A 3.0 GPA is considered competitive, but students with a GPA below 3.0 are still encouraged to apply if the other elements of their application are strong.

Applications can be sent as email attachments to or delivered as hard copy to 304 Mumford Hall. 

Required Classes for Transfer

All applicants must have credit for or be currently enrolled in: 

  • ACE 100 or ECON 102 AND
  • At least one of the QRI required Math courses from either

GROUP 1: MATH 124 (Finite Mathematics), 125 (Elementary Linear Algebra), or
GROUP 2: 220 (Calculus), 221 (Calculus I), 234 (Calculus for Business).

Suggested Classes for Transfer

ACE does not have explicit course requirements beyond the aforementioned to be eligible to apply and transfer. Students can make progress towards completing the requirements for the ACE majors and demonstrate affinity for the major by taking and excelling in the courses listed below.  

  • Second course from the remaining ACE QRI MATH GROUP requirement, i.e. GROUP 1 -- MATH 124, 125, or 231 or GROUP 2 -- MATH 220, 221 or 234
  • ECON 103
  • ACE 161 or CS 105
  • ACCY 201
  • CMN 101 (if took RHET 105) or CMN 112 (if took CMN 111)
  • ACE 261 or ECON 202 (ECON 202 required if concentrating in AgAccy or Finance in Ag)


Applications are not currently available but will be available July 15.

Additional ICT opportunities for ACE will be held in October 2019, January 2020, and March 2020.