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Business and Management degrees

Overview

The future of work is now and the global jobs and skills landscape is evolving. It is now time for us to unleash our human potential to meet the challenges of disrupted labour markets (WEF, 2020). 

With a USQ Business degree you can reach not just your professional goals of today, but those yet to emerge in your future. 

 USQ offers business degrees online and on-campus for both undergraduate and postgraduate students. If you have a passion for business, you will find the right business management course at USQ. Join us to change the future face of the business world and be part of a diverse community that thrives on mutual success.

Ready to make your mark in business?

Develop the skills to achieve a business degree that will carry you forward and into your dream career path. From future CEO to Innovation Entrepreneur, shape your career through one of our business courses to suit your interests and career ambitions.

Connect with industry as you learn

Engagement opportunities with industry leaders and organisations at the leading edge of contemporary business management and practice.

Leaders in full-time employment

USQ is #1 in Queensland for Business graduates in full-time employment (Good Universities Guide, 2022).

Learn from leaders in the field

Expert knowledge delivered to position you as an innovative, strategic and adaptable professional.

Australia’s top university

For graduate starting salary (Good Universities Guide, 2022).

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Become a part of innovative change

The digital world is transforming the way we do business. USQ Business and Management graduates are game changers with known future business skills.
Why study business?

Studying a business course is a great way to prepare yourself for your future career, help enhance your skill sets, or give you the confidence and knowledge you need to start your own company. Business courses at USQ give you the opportunity to study in one of the best universities in the country. When you study business in Australia with USQ, you will have access to a strong network of like-minded individuals, whether you undertake online or on-campus study.

What can you do with a business degree?

With a business degree in Australia, you open yourself up to many rewarding career paths. Business degrees at USQ give you the opportunity to keep your options open, as the business world is multifaceted and has room for many disciplines. Some of the potential options include:

  • Accounting
  • Financial advice
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Human resources
  • Economics

You’ll also find that many of the principles you learn are transferable across a range of industries, no matter where you end up working.

What do you learn in a business degree?

A USQ business management course will give you the necessary tools, networking skills, and confidence to thrive in your career. Some focus on specific skill sets, but others are broader in transferable skills, providing you with the knowledge to work in a variety of industries.

We offer business degrees, masters, graduate certificates and graduate diplomas for all facets of the business world. No matter your area of interest, we have business courses available that will prepare you for your future.

Can I study Business and Management online?

Yes! We care about your ability to balance study with your everyday life. USQ gives you the freedom to study business online. Whether you’re a domestic or international student, simply go to our online study page and search for your desired degree.

How long does a business degree take in Australia?

Most undergraduate business degrees in Australia take three years of full-time study to complete, with four subjects per semester. For postgraduate study, it varies, though a Master of Business Administration (MBA) is one-year full time and a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) specialising in business is three years full time.

What are the pathways to studying business at USQ?

We understand that everyone has a different path to university. That’s why we offer a variety of pathways into study at USQ. Whether you’ve just graduated, finished some time ago, or have other qualifications such as VET or TAFE certificate, we can help you find the right path to your chosen field and career. Browse our pathways program to find out more.

Why study a business degree with USQ?

Good Universities Guide in 2022 stated that the University of Southern Queensland is #1 in Queensland for business graduates in full-time employment.

We are uniquely equipped to foster student growth and potential. We have the right tools to create an environment that furthers important networking opportunities and allows for flexible study, whether you are looking for a business degree online or on-campus. You’ll have access to industry-leading knowledge from our amazing teachers and gain the skills you need to pursue your dream career path.  

There are several career prospects available to you after completing a Business and Management degree at USQ including: 

  • Accountant
  • Financial advisor
  • Management and leadership positions
  • Marketing director
  • Human resource management
  • Economist

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