Graduate Certificate in Professional Studies

University of Southern Queensland USQ

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

This program is specifically designed for professionals to develop their skills and gain a postgraduate qualification to enhance their current career. Students will be able to combine their studies with projects and research in their professional field, leading to benefits for both the students and their workplace.

Designed for

Professionals from the private, public or voluntary sectors


  • 4 units: 1 core course (2 units)
  • 1 workplace-based research project course (2 units)


  • Professional Studies

Standard entry requirements

  • Completion of an Australian Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • Plus 3 years' relevant work experience in the chosen field of professional practice
  • English Language Proficiency requirements for Category 3.

Study pathways

Articulate to: Master of Professional Studies.

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Toowoomba Domestic: $11,960
International: $15,160
  • Online/Off-campus : 1 semester
  • Full-time : 1 semester
  • Part-time : 18 months
  • Flexible Delivery

Further information

The Graduate Certificate of Professional Studies is a level 8 qualification and complies with the Australian Qualification Framework.

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