You will develop the creative, analytical and interpersonal capabilities crucial for successful business leadership. The Graduate Certificate in Business Administration at CQUniversity Australia allows articulation into the Graduate Diploma of Business Administration, the Master of Business Administration (MBA) or the Master of Management for Engineers (MMgtEng) depending on your previous work experience and study.
Why study at CQUniversity?
If you want to learn how business works, and like to strategise and manage, a program or course in business may be for you. There are no limitations to where a business qualification can take you. Choose from a broad spectrum of fields, and develop highly desired, transferable skills such as team work and communication.
Wide Choice of study areas
Select from arts, accounting, business, hospitality, human resource management, information systems,management, marketing, professional communication, property, public relations, retail, supply chain management, tourism, warehousing and more to suit your personal interests and career goals.
Benefit from the flexibility to study full-time or part-time and either on-campus or by distance education. Choose from a number of majors, minors and elective courses to individually tailor your learning to suit you.
Graduate work ready
At CQUniversity, we provide the right mix of theory and practical experiences to ensure you graduate work ready, making you attractive to employers and helping to broaden your career opportunities.
You will have the opportunity to gain crucial life-long learning and transferable generic skills, such as critical thinking and problem solving. You will be able to apply these skills to a range of employment opportunities and life situations.
Postgraduate and researchCQUniversity offers a range of postgraduate and research programs.
Career opportunitiesCompleting the CQUniversity Graduate Certificate in Business Administration will provide you with opportunities to study contemporary management practices. Upon successful completion of the program you may consider targeting employment in the areas of business consultation, or middle to high level business management.
You are required to complete two units from the following:
» Effective Business Communications
» Critical Thinking and Managerial Decision-Making
» Business Ethics and Sustainability
» Management and Business Context.
Plus two units from the following:
» People and Organisations
» Economics for Managers
» Managerial Finance
» Accounting for Management Decision Making
» Operations Management
» Marketing Management and Digital Communications
» Organisational Change Management
» Organisational Governance and Leadership.
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You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.Full-time
You only need to take one of these language tests:
Minimum required score:
The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.Schedule TOEFL®
Minimum required score:
The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.Schedule IELTS
Successful completion of a bachelor’s degree with the equivalent to an Australian pass grade average in the final two terms, from a recognised Higher Education institution. Other entry pathways such as relevant work experience and/or a combination of qualifications may also be considered.
At least 5 year(s) of work experience are required.
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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