Associate Degree of Business
University of Southern Queensland - Springfield

Course outline

This program is the perfect way to start a degree in business at university. Students complete eight core courses and then choose eight courses from a range of business and commerce courses including advertising, business law, human resource management, e-commerce, finance and politics, and international relations. This course is a qualification in its own right or can be used as a pathway to bachelor degrees. For more program information, visit Associate Degree of Business at USQ.

Note

Not all courses are available at all campuses.

Majors

Minors: Accounting; advertising; banking and financial services; business administration; business economics; communication and media studies; e-commerce; economics and politics; finance; global political economy; human resource management; journalism; management and leadership; marketing; politics and international relations; public relations.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for the University of Southern Queensland and for this course, refer to USQ’s website.

Assumed knowledge

English (Units 3 and 4, C), General Mathematics (Units 3 and 4, C)

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

82.00

75.50

68.00

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

87.00

79.00

68.00

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Higher education study

Vocational Education and Training (VET) study

Work and life experience

Recent secondary education

Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of ATAR/Rank

Admitted where both ATAR/Rank and additional criteria were considered

Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR/Rank was not a factor

International students

All students

Number of students

0

<5*

0

N/P#

0

0

0

7

Percentage of all students

0.0%

<5*

0.0%

N/P#

0.0%

0.0%

0.0%

100%

Notes

* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5
# N/P – Not published: the number is hidden to prevent calculation of numbers in cells with less than 5 students

Career opportunities

Depending on courses: roles in human resources, marketing, administration, information technology, inventory management, small business management, and commerce.

Course Code
924571
Start Date

Offer rounds
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Fee
CSP
Level of Qualification
Associate Degree
Study Area
Business and Tourism
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

2 years Full time or 4 years Part time

Location
Ipswich