Science is an incredibly versatile field of study – you can choose to focus your studies on a particular specialisation, or you may want to gain a broad understanding across a number of different sciences. With highly qualified staff, strong industry links and state-of-the-art learning environments, you will emerge from your degree ready to apply your scientific expertise and critical thinking ability to real issues facing our society.
USQ Science degrees prepare you for job opportunities in a number of different sectors. Your future career could be in health, environment, business, technology, or even agriculture - the choice is yours.
In addition to the knowledge you gain inside the classroom, throughout your degree you’re given opportunities to apply what you learn through scientific research projects. You can also take advantage of the practical components of courses, overseas exchange programs, and work integrated learning. USQ’s hands-on approach to education in science is why we’re number one in Queensland for graduates in full-time work (Graduate Destinations Survey, 2012-2014).
At USQ, you can choose from various specialisations and personalise the courses you study to match your career goals. Plus our dedication to delivering quality distance education means you can choose to study on-campus or online, either full-time or part-time, or a combination which suits you.
USQ is committed to developing research solutions that deliver global outcomes. Our renowned research centres having significant impact in the Sciences sector include the:
- Centre for Crop Health
- Centre for Health Sciences Research
- Computational Engineering and Science Research Centre
- International Centre for Applied Climate Sciences