Graduate Certificate of Science (Statistics)
Increase your career prospects
The Graduate Certificate of Science (Statistics) gives you the opportunity to broaden your knowledge in an area that interests you. Employers are also looking for the skills which studying maths and statistics provides you with - problem-solving, analytical skills and the ability to think logically.
Problem-solvers and innovative thinkers
As a graduate, you will possess a high academic standard that can also be applied in the classroom. This qualification is an ideal choice for teachers and other professionals wishing to upgrade their skills and those of you wishing to articulate into the Graduate Diploma of Science.
Other specialisations in the Graduate Certificate of Science include:
Agricultural, Applied Data Science, Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Computing, Environment and Sustainability, Mathematics, Mathematics for High School Teaching, Mathematics for Primary/Middle School Teaching, Physics, Science for Primary/Middle School Teaching, Wine Science.
How much will it cost?
Approximate annual costs1 for your first year of study (4 units) in this program are:
|Commonwealth supported||AUD 4524|
|Domestic full fee paying||AUD 11600|
Loan to help you pay your fees
You may not have to pay your course (subject) fees upfront. HECS-HELP and FEE-HELP allows you to defer your fees until your income reaches a certain level.
You may also be eligible to receive financial support from Centrelink.
Scholarships and financial assistance
You may be able to apply for scholarships to help with your study costs.
- 3-year degree from an Australian university or equivalent
English Language Requirements
You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program.
How to apply
To apply for this degree:
Applying directly to USQ:
- Semester 1, 2018 - applications close Monday 19 February, with semester 1 commencing on Monday 26 February 2018.
- Semester 2, 2018 - applications close Monday 2 July, with semester 2 commencing on Monday 16 July 2018.