Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Science - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Science

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Apply your business skills to the world of science

Want to work at the cutting edge? This combined business and science degree develops your innovative business thinking, along with a strong foundation in scientific concepts and technologies.

Study locations
  • Sunshine Coast
  • Moreton Bay^
Refer to the program footnotes
Semester 1 or Semester 2
Program length (full-time)
4 years
Annual tuition fee 2021
Estimated total tuition fee *
  • Only a full-time option is available to international students on a Student visa. Online programs are not available to Student visa holders.
  • * Estimated tuition fees are based on 2021 rates. Refer to international fees for more information.
  • Not all majors/minors and elective options are available at every campus. You should refer to the What Can I Study tab, and the proposed study sequence for your chosen campus and intake for further information.
  • ^First- and second-year courses available at USC Moreton Bay from Semester 1, 2021.
Study locations QTAC code
  • Sunshine Coast 015001
  • Moreton Bay ^ 014501
Refer to the program footnotes
Minimum selection threshold
ATAR - 54.55 OP - 18 Rank - 64
USC program code
Semester 1 or Semester 2
4 years full time or equivalent part time
Study mode
Blended Learning
Recommended prior study
English; Maths Methods or Specialist Maths; and at least one science subject (preferably Chemistry)
Total courses
Total units
  • ^First- and second-year courses available at USC Moreton Bay from Semester 1, 2021.

This flexible program lets you tailor your studies to suit your interests and career ambitions. You'll develop advanced analytical skills and an ability to solve complex problem, giving you a sought-after skillset and diverse career choices.

In this degree you will:

  • Study strategy, ethics, leadership and entrepreneurship
  • Gain practical skills through work integrated learning opportunities in both science and business
  • Build core business skills in communication, problem solving, marketing and analytics
  • Gain a strong foundation in traditional scientific fields and learn practical skills in USC's fully equipped laboratories

Business Majors:

Sunshine Coast: Business Administration; Economics and Finance; Entrepreneurship; Human Resource Management; Information Systems; International Business; Management; Marketing; Tourism, Leisure and Event Management.

Moreton Bay: Digital Futures; Information Systems; Management; Marketing; Entrepreneurship (from 2021).

Science majors: Biology; Biotechnology; Chemistry; Ecology; Mathematics.

Please note that not all study components and/or combinations of study components included in this program may be able to be completed in the minimum duration. Please contact the Program Coordinator if you require written confirmation prior to accepting a place in this program.

Career opportunities
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Business management
  • Human resource management
  • Digital marketing
  • Marketing management
  • Market research
  • International business
  • Importing/exporting
  • Industrial relations
  • Tourism and hospitality management
  • Retail/sales
  • Computing
  • Systems analysis
  • Education
  • Research

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