Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Business and Commerce

University of Southern Queensland USQ

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00244B (QLD); 02225M (NSW)

The double degree in Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Business and Commerce provides students with a range of business skills to complement and enhance their chosen Arts major. This double degree has many different combination options to choose from to help students become successful in a multitude of different career pathways. Students can choose from a number of different business majors including Administrative Management, Human Resource Management, Information Technology Management, International Business, Management and Leadership, Marketing, Finance, and Tourism Management. This is then combined with a major chosen from the Bachelor of Arts such as Anthropology; Indigenous Studies; International Relations; History; English Literature; Journalism or Public Relations Studies.


  • 32 units: core units: 12 core courses
  • Arts units: 12 courses (either 1 x 12-unit interdisciplinary major or 1 x 8-unit major plus 1 x 4-unit minor)
  • Business units: 8 courses (1 x 8 unit major)


  • Business and Commerce Majors: Accounting
  • Aviation Management and Safety
  • Business Administration
  • Business Economics
  • Business Law
  • Finance
  • General Commerce
  • Human Resource Management
  • Information Technology Management
  • International Business
  • Management and Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Sustainable Business
  • Tourism Management
  • Accounting (Extended)
  • Marketing and Hospitality Management
  • Tourism and Events Management. Arts Majors: Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Anthropology and Archaeology
  • Contemporary International Studies
  • Contemporary Media Studies
  • Creative and Critical Writing
  • English Literature
  • English Literature Extended
  • History
  • History Extended
  • Indigenous Studies
  • International Relations
  • Journalism Studies
  • Journalism Extended
  • Legal Studies
  • Public Relations Studies
  • Social Justice Studies.

Standard entry requirements

  • Have achieved a minimum Overall Position (OP) 16, tertiary entrance rank 66 or equivalent qualification
  • Applicants for the double degree must satisfy the requirements for admission to the Bachelor of Arts and the Bachelor of Business and Commerce
  • English Language Proficiency requirements for Category 2.


The Human Resource Management major within the Bachelor of Business is accredited by the Australian Human Resources Institute (AHRI) and satisfies the educational requirements for professional membership of AHRI.

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Toowoomba Domestic: $89,280
International: $109,760
  • Online/Off-campus : 4 years
  • Flexible Delivery
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years
Springfield Domestic: $89,280
International: $109,760
  • Online/Off-campus : 4 years
  • Flexible Delivery
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years

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