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The information on this page includes the tuition fees payable by international students studying at the University of the Sunshine Coast in 2016.

Tuition fees are also available for 2017.

Faculty of Arts, Business and Law

CRICOS code Program Program length * Semester tuition fee Estimated total tuition fee **
064623F Associate Degree in Business 2 years A$9,900 A$39,600
022806B Bachelor of Arts 3 years A$9,900 A$59,400
026637D Bachelor of Arts (Honours) 1 year A$11,000 A$22,000
022807A Bachelor of Business 3 years A$9,900 A$59,400
028849J Bachelor of Business (Honours) 1 year A$11,000 A$22,000
076977C Bachelor of Business (Human Resource Management) 3 years A$9,900 A$59,400
028845B Bachelor of Business (International Business) 3 years A$9,900 A$59,400
028847M Bachelor of Business (Management) 3 years A$9,900 A$59,400
028846A Bachelor of Business (Marketing) 3 years A$9,900 A$59,400
084972G Bachelor of Business (Supply Chain Management) 3 years A$9,900 A$59,400
066415J Bachelor of Business (Tourism, Leisure and Event Management) 3 years A$9,900 A$59,400
076978B Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) 3 years A$10,200 A$61,200
076979A Bachelor of Commerce (Financial Planning) 3 years A$10,200 A$61,200
075467M Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) 1 year A$11,000 A$22,000
058396G Bachelor of Communication 3 years A$10,200 A$61,200
074094K Bachelor of Counselling 3 years A$10,200 A$61,200
080099K Bachelor of Creative Industries 3 years A$10,200 A$61,200
074093M Bachelor of Creative Writing 3 years A$10,200 A$61,200
059490A Bachelor of Criminology and Justice 3 years A$9,900 A$59,400
064651B Bachelor of Design 3 years A$10,200 A$61,200
074095J Bachelor of Design and Communication 3 years A$10,200 A$61,200
084973G Bachelor of Design and Marketing 3 years A$10,200 A$61,200
057534K Bachelor of Human Services 3 years A$10,200 A$61,200
048930F Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology 3 years A$9,900 A$59,400
074096G Bachelor of International Studies 3 years A$9,900 A$59,400
057535J Bachelor of Journalism 3 years A$10,200 A$61,200
080426M Bachelor of Laws 4 years A$10,300 A$82,400
080427K Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Entry) 3 years A$10,300 A$61,800
069716E Bachelor of Property Economics and Development 3 years A$9,900 A$59,400
066299G Bachelor of Public Relations 3 years A$10,200 A$61,200
090558E Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) 4 years A$11,000 A$88,000
066284D Bachelor of Regional and Urban Planning (Honours) 4 years A$9,900 A$79,200
088620M Bachelor of Serious Games 3 years A$10,200 A$61,200
037991F Bachelor of Social Science 3 years A$9,900 A$59,400
058120B Bachelor of Social Science (Honours) 1 year A$11,000 A$22,000
063008D Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology) 3 years A$10,300 A$61,800
063009C Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology) (Honours) 1 year A$11,000 A$22,000
062654D Bachelor of Social Work 4 years A$10,300 A$82,400
084894F Diploma in Business 1 year A$9,900 A$19,800
084895E Diploma in Communication 1 year A$9,900 A$19,800
084896D Diploma in General Studies 1 year A$9,900 A$19,800
084897C Diploma in Social Sciences 1 year A$9,900 A$19,800

Faculty of Science, Health, Education and Engineering

CRICOS code Program     Program length * Semester tuition fee Estimated total tuition fee **
064652A Associate Degree in Science                                                     2 years A$11,700 A$46,800
085714G Bachelor of Animal Ecology 3 years A$11,800 A$70,800
066285C Bachelor of Biomedical Science 3 years A$11,800 A$70,800
066298J Bachelor of Clinical Exercise Science 4 years A$11,800 A$94,400
077419C Bachelor of Early Childhood Education 4 years A$10,000 A$80,000
078425G Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) (Honours) 4 years A$12,300 A$98,400
083202C Bachelor of Education (Primary) (Graduate Entry) 2 years A$10,000 A$40,000
066283E Bachelor of Environmental Science 3 years A$11,500 A$69,000
085020D Bachelor of Health and Community Care Management 3 years A$10,400 A$62,400
078086M Bachelor of Nursing Science 3 years A$11,100 A$66,600
072637M Bachelor of Nursing Science (Graduate Entry) 2 years A$11,100 A$44,400
061658G Bachelor of Nutrition 3 years A$10,800 A$64,800
073920M Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours) 4 years A$11,100 A$88,800
073277M Bachelor of Primary Education 4 years A$10,000 A$80,000
022804D Bachelor of Science 3 years A$11,800 A$70,800
028850E Bachelor of Science (Honours) 1 year A$12,300 A$24,600
066289K Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science 3 years A$11,800 A$70,800
088626E Bachelor of Sport Studies 3 years A$11,800  A$70,800

Combined programs

CRICOS code Program Program length * Semester tuition fee Estimated total tuition fee **
022805C Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Business 4 years A$9,900 A$79,200
022808M Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science 4 years A$11,100 A$88,800
065673K Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) 4 years A$10,200 A$81,600
065675G Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Commerce (Financial Planning) 4 years A$10,200 A$81,600
022809K Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Science 4 years A$11,100 A$88,800
082693J Bachelor of Education (Secondary) / Bachelor of Arts 4 years A$10,000 A$80,000
082694G Bachelor of Education (Secondary) / Bachelor of Science 4 years A$10,900 A$87,200
085715F Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) (Honours)/Bachelor of Environmental Science 5 years A$12,300 A$123,000
081022A Bachelor of Laws / Bachelor of Arts 5 years A$10,300 A$103,000
081023M Bachelor of Laws / Bachelor of Business 5 years A$10,300 A$103,000
081024K Bachelor of Laws / Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) 5 years A$10,300 A$103,000
088619D Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Criminology and Justice 5 years A$10,300 A$103,000
084974F Bachelor of Laws / Bachelor of Commerce (Financial Planning) 5 years A$10,300 A$103,000
084914G Bachelor of Laws / Bachelor of Property Economics and Development 5 years A$10,300 A$103,000

Notes

  1. * Only a full-time study option is available to international students on a Student visa.
  2. ** Estimated total tuition fees are based on 2016 rates and successful completion of the minimum number of courses required, within the programs standard duration.
  3. Tuition fees are reviewed each calendar year. The fee you must pay for a given semester/trimester is that which has been approved by USC for the calendar year within which the semester/trimester falls.
  4. Any increase in tuition fees from one calendar year to the next will be no more than 7%.
  5. All prices quoted are in Australian Dollars (A$).
  6. Program details are subject to change.
  7. For semester/trimester dates refer to the academic calendars.
  8. Refer to the Student Fees and Charges - Governing Policy for information about administrative fees that may apply
  9. For information about our refund policy and procedures refer to USC's Student Fees, Charges and Refunds Procedures

Faculty of Arts, Business and Law

On-campus coursework
CRICOS code Program Program length *     Semester/Trimester tuition fee Estimated total tuition fee **
067674D Graduate Certificate in Business Administration 4.5 months
(1 Semester)     
A$11,400 A$11,400
065611B Graduate Certificate in Management

4.5 months
(1 Semester)

A$11,400 A$11,400
067675C Graduate Diploma in Business Administration

1 year
(2 Semesters)

A$11,400 A$22,800
085355C Graduate Diploma in Psychology

1 year
(2 semesters)

A$11,000 A$22,000
066777E Master of Business Administration 1.5 years
(3 Semesters)
A$11,400 A$34,200
088886G Master of Business Administration (Extended) 2 years (4 semesters) A$11,400 A$45,600
088887F Master of Business/Master of International Business

2 years (4 semesters)

A$11,400 A$45,600
079913F Master of Counselling 2 years
(4 Semesters)
A$10,200 A$40,800
077420K Master of International Business 1.5 years
(3 Semesters)
A$11,400 A$34,200
084892G Master of International Development 2 years
(4 semesters)
A$10,000 A$40,000
082695G Master of Management 2 years
(4 Semesters)
A$11,400 A$45,600
059557J Master of Professional Accounting 2 years
(4 Semesters)
A$11,400 A$45,600
084975E Master of Professional Psychology 1 year
(2 Semesters)
A$12,000 A$24,000
088623G Master of Professional Practice (Creative Writing) 1.5 years
(3 Trimesters)
A$12,000 A$36,000
070701B Master of Psychology (Clinical) 2 years
(4 Semesters)
A$12,000 A$48,000
073869J Master of Social Work (Qualifying) 2 years
(4 Semesters)
A$10,200 A$40,800
Online coursework
Program Program length* Semester/Trimester tuition fee Estimated total tuition fee **     
Graduate Certificate in Business Administration 4.5 months (1 Semester) A$11,400 A$11,400
Graduate Certificate in Management 4.5 months (1 Semester) A$11,400 A$11,400
Graduate Diploma in Business Administration 1 year (2 Semesters) A$11,400 A$22,800
Master of Business Administration 1.5 years (3 Semesters) A$11,400 A$34,200
Master of International Business 1.5 years (3 Semesters) A$11,400 A$34,200
Higher Degrees by Research
CRICOS code Program Standard
program length  * 
Semester tuition fee Estimated total tuition fee *    
026642G Master of Arts                                                2 years               A$12,500                                         A$50,000
065370C Master of Business by Research 2 years A$12,500 A$50,000
041913G Master of Creative Arts 2 years A$12,500 A$50,000
070697D Master of Regional Planning by Research 2 years A$12,500 A$50,000
041914G Doctor of Creative Arts 3 years A$12,500 A$75,000
076976D Doctor of Philosophy 3 years A$12,500 A$75,000

Faculty of Science, Health, Education and Engineering

On-campus coursework
CRICOS code Program   Program length * Semester tuition fee Estimated total tuition fee **    
081795M Graduate Certificate in Education                      4.5 months
(1 Semester)
A$10,500                                         A$10,500
075080G Graduate Diploma in Education (Secondary) 1 year
(2 Semesters)
A$9,900 A$19,800
081796K Master of Education 1.5 years
(3 Semesters)
A$11,000 A$33,000
061061D Master of Health Promotion 2 years
(4 Semesters)

A$11,000

A$44,000
080425A Master of Nursing (Clinical Leadership) 1.5 years
(3 Semesters)

A$11,500

A$34,500
Higher Degrees by Research
CRICOS code Program Standard program length * Semester tuition fee   Estimated tuition fee **             
063014F Master of Climate Change Adaptation by Research 2 years A$12,400 A$49,600
072639J Master of Education by Research 2 years A$11,700 A$46,800
026640J Master of Science 2 years A$12,500 A$50,000
066893A Master of Sports Nutrition by Research 2 years A$12,500 A$50,000
076976D Doctor of Philosophy 3 years A$12,500 A$75,000

Notes

  1. * Only a full-time study option is available to international students on a Student visa.
  2. ** Estimated total tuition fees are based on 2016 rates and successful completion of the minimum number of courses required, within the programs standard duration.
  3. Tuition fees are reviewed each calendar year. The fee you must pay for a given semester/trimester is that which has been approved by USC for the calendar year within which the semester/trimester falls.
  4. Any increase in tuition fees from one calendar year to the next will be no more than 7%.
  5. All prices quoted are in Australian Dollars (A$).
  6. Program details are subject to change.
  7. For semester/trimester dates refer to the academic calendars.
  8. Refer to the Student Fees and Charges - Governing Policy for information about administrative fees that may apply
  9. For information about our refund policy and procedures refer to USC's Student Fees, Charges and Refunds Procedures
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