Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Science

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Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Science

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Apply your business skills to the world of science

Want to work at the cutting edge? This combined business and science degree develops your innovative business thinking, along with a strong foundation in scientific concepts and technologies.

This flexible program lets you tailor your studies to suit your interests and career ambitions. You'll develop advanced analytical skills and an ability to solve complex problem, giving you a sought-after skillset and diverse career choices.

In this degree you will:

  • Study strategy, ethics, leadership and entrepreneurship
  • Gain practical skills through work integrated learning opportunities in both science and business
  • Build core business skills in communication, problem solving, marketing and analytics
  • Gain a strong foundation in traditional scientific fields and learn practical skills in USC's fully equipped laboratories
Majors:

Business Majors:

Sunshine Coast: Economics and Finance; Entrepreneurship; Human Resource Management; Information Systems; International Business; Management; Marketing; Tourism, Leisure and Event Management.

Moreton Bay: Digital Futures; Information Systems; Management; Marketing; Entrepreneurship (from 2021).

Science majors: Biology; Biotechnology; Chemistry; Ecology; Mathematics.

Please note that not all study components and/or combinations of study components included in this program may be able to be completed in the minimum duration. Please contact the Program Coordinator if you require written confirmation prior to accepting a place in this program.

Career opportunities
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Business management
  • Human resource management
  • Digital marketing
  • Marketing management
  • Market research
  • International business
  • Importing/exporting
  • Industrial relations
  • Tourism and hospitality management
  • Retail/sales
  • Computing
  • Systems analysis
  • Education
  • Research
Membership

Eligibility for memberships depends on areas of specialisation.

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Program structure

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Study sequence

How to apply

Am I eligible to apply?
Domestic students 

Apply via Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre (QTAC) — Use the relevant QTAC code specified on Why study this program?

Exceptions

The below applicants can apply online directly to USC:

  • Tertiary Preparation Pathway (TPP) student currently enrolled in, or have had an enrolment in the previous two years
  • USC students who have completed an undergraduate program within the last two years, or are due to complete their program prior to their proposed semester of commencement
  • USC / TAFE Articulation program students
  • USC students who are currently enrolled in one program and want to study another program concurrently
  • Former USC student who has been excluded from study at USC
International students

Apply direct to USC International

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How to enrol

New to USC?

Once you have applied and received your offer of a place from USC, follow the steps to Get Started at USC to respond to your offer, plan your study and enrol in the correct courses (subjects).

Continuing students

Before you enrol it's important to check your commencing program structure and the published recommended study sequence to make sure you study the right courses at the right time and will be ready to graduate from your degree when you plan to.

To better understand your program structure and for instructions on how to review your progress and plan your remaining courses, visit the Managing your progression page.

Visit How do I enrol? for enrolment instructions and key dates.

Need assistance?

View step-by-step instructions to enrol at How do I enrol?

Refer to the Academic Calendar for key dates, including the last day to add, drop or swap a course or class and Census dates.

Search for answers and ask questions about enrolling or contact Student Central.

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