The University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) is an Australian university with campus locations in Sydney, Brisbane, Caboolture, Fraser Island (Hervey Bay), Gympie, Sunshine Coast (Sippy Downs) and Melbourne. USC offers a wide range of degrees, courses, research, clubs and societies, sporting facilities and events. Read more…
USC is independently ranked by students as one of Australia’s best universities for teaching quality and overall student experience.
All their programs include practical training or internships, and focus on core skills students need to succeed in the future workplace, which is one of the reasons USC is considered one of the best universities in Australia for employer satisfaction with graduates.
Their learning facilities are some of the most advanced in Australia. Students learn in simulated nursing and paramedic labs, a high-performance sport and training precinct, advanced engineering areas for building and making designs, and a state-of-the-art CAVE2™ 3D visualisation studio.
USC research brings some of the brightest minds from around the world to live and work in our communities. From finding solutions to environmental challenges, to regional health and mental health care, USC works to solve problems that directly impact our regions.
Their international reputation for research is growing every year, too, with 26 research fields rated at world standard or above. Leading research areas include environmental sciences, nursing, medical and mental health sciences, biological sciences, engineering, technology, psychology, agricultural and veterinary sciences, human studies and communication.
USC is committed to unlocking the innovation, productivity and full human potential of our regions, and to working with government, industry and community to encourage prosperity in a knowledge-driven world.