Recognised by Australian universities
All our courses are government approved, so they are recognised by Australian Universities and Colleges. Undertaking a Diploma (or above) with Pacific College of Technology, you may be eligible to receive credit towards a Bachelor's degree program. Here are some of the Universities we are closely affiliated with.
Alphacrucis College is a large Australian education provider, with campuses located throughout Australia and New Zealand with nearly 2000 currently enrolled students. AC aims to become a leading Australasian Christian college by developing and maintaining a reputation for excellence in training, teaching, and research. AC offers awards directly accredited by the Australian Skills Quality Authority and the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency. All awards offered by AC have national recognition and degrees are deemed to be university equivalent. AC is an international affiliate of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) and a member of the Asia Pacific Theological Association (APTA).
PCT has recently established an articulation arrangement with AC. Under this arrangement, a student who has completed the PCT Diploma of Business Administration or Diploma of Accounting or the Advanced Diploma of Management, is guaranteed admission and 80 credit points, and a student who has completed Advanced Diploma of Accounting is guaranteed admission and 120 credit points towards the 240 total credit points required for completion of the Alphacrucis College Bachelor of Business. More information about AC: www.ac.edu.au
Western Sydney University
Western Sydney University has a reputation for innovation and relevance in teaching and research, offering Bachelor, Master and PhD programs in more than 100 course areas. Western Sydney University provides a challenging study environment which aims to equip today's students with solutions for tomorrow's workplace. All courses offered are fully recognised internationally by higher education institutions, employers and professional bodies. Western Sydney University graduates have a high employment rate and characterised by a range of qualities that make it an excellent educational institutions. You may be eligible to receive credit for some of these bachelor programs if you have completed one of our Diploma and Advanced Diploma courses. For more information on these articulated study options, please visit their website or contact the Western Sydney University directly on + 61 2 9852 5499.
Australian Catholic University (ACU)
Australian Catholic University (ACU) is a publicly funded university, open to all. It has six campuses based in Brisbane, Sydney (North Sydney and Strathfield), Canberra, Melbourne and Ballarat. Programs are offered in the faculties of Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, Health Sciences, Law and Theology & Philosophy.
There are currently more than 22,000 students at the University, which is growing according to a comprehensive Enrolment Plan which will see approximately 25,000 students enrolled in 2016.
The students of Pacific College will get guaranteed credit for ACU bachelor programs if you have completed one of our Diploma and Advanced Diploma courses. Please visit their website or contact the Australian Catholic University directly for further information.
Central Queensland University (CQU)
CQU is an established university having campus locations in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria, as well as offering study by distance education. CQU has approved the recognition of credit toward selected bachelor degrees (articulation), for a number of our courses, including our Diploma of IT Networking, Advanced Diploma of Network Security, Diploma of Accounting and Diploma of Business Administration. For more information on these articulated study options, please see the CQU Website, or contact CQU directly for details on + 61 7 4930 9000.
Note: This information is based on the existing pathways arrangement with CQU which is currently in the process of review and renewal. Students need to check with CQU for specific details on credit or exemptions.
Federation University Australia
The Federation University Australia
is acclaimed as Victoria’s leading regional university, with 6 campuses located around Victoria. They have approved the recognition of credit for a number of our courses, toward selected bachelor degrees. You may be eligible to receive credit for some of these bachelor programs if you have completed one of our Diploma courses. For more information on these articulated study options, please visit their website or contact the Federation University Australia
directly on 1800 333 864.
University of Southern Queensland (USQ)
USQ is one of Queensland’s leading regional universities, with 3 campuses in Queensland. The university is a forerunner in studying via distance education, with over 75% of all students taking advantage of their online study options. USQ's Faculty of Business has approved the recognition of credit toward selected bachelor degrees (articulation), for a number of our courses. Accordingly, graduation from our Diploma of Business Administration (BSB50415) will be offered exemption for 8 subjects/units or 1 year advance standing into the USQ Bachelor of Business or Bachelor of Business Administration. Graduation from our Diploma of Accounting (FNS50210) will be offered exemption for 8 subjects/units or 1 year advance standing into the USQ Bachelor of Commerce. For more information on these articulated study options see the USQ exemptions. website or contact them on +61 7 4631 5543.
Prepare for university
At PCT we are here to help you succeed in your chosen career. To assist you in doing so, we offer assistance in preparing you for further education at an Australian university. We will support you by teaching you vital academic skills such as essay, report and assignment writing, researching, referencing and critical analysis, as well as offering other practical student services.