“My goal as a teacher is to alter the way mathematics is viewed. To a subject students are excited to learn about and truly feel they understand."

Holly Millican

Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Education (Primary/Secondary)

Study Education

The Faculty of Education at Southern Cross University is dedicated to fostering excellence in preparing and supporting outstanding teachers. We enjoy strong links with the education sector across our region and in the national and international education community.  

Our Bachelor of Education and Bachelor of Early Childhood Education are gateway degrees to fulfilling and vital careers. Your knowledge and skills will help shape the future of your students and society.  

Along with the benefits of studying under the Southern Cross Model, you will undertake extensive, supervised, professional experience placements, emerging with degrees that enable you to teach Australia-wide. 

A range of postgraduate degrees is also available.

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Why choose Education with Southern Cross?

No.1 in Australia

No.1 in Australia for postgraduate student support in Education and Training (GUG 2023)

90% undergraduate employment

Our graduates are classroom ready and highly sought after (Graduate Outcome Survey 2018-2020)

5-star rating

5-star rating for postgraduate overall experience, student support, skills development and teaching quality in Education and Training (GUG 2023)

Gain a dual qualification

Combined degrees in education

Southern Cross Model is a better way to learn

For almost a century the sandstone walls of Universities housed the same teaching model. The Southern Cross Model is different – immersive, responsive, in tune with the 21st century student. By joining Southern Cross, you are part of a better way to learn.

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Prepare for university with a pathway program

If you have the passion, we have the entry pathway. We offer preparation courses to refresh your academic skills, increase your entry rank, or get you on track for a degree with a short course.

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Further information

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How to apply

Ready to take the next step in your higher education journey? Find out how you can apply.

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Entry pathways

There are many ways to get into Southern Cross University. Discover your options with an entry pathway.

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The University offers a wide range of scholarships for undergraduate and postgraduate students.

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Student life at SCU

Our UniLife program aims to encourage both your academic success and support your wellbeing.

Get in touch

Future students (domestic)

T: 1800 626 481

E: Domestic enquiry

Current Students

T: 1800 005 687

T: +61 2 6620 3666

E: enquiry@scu.edu.au

Future students (international)

T: +61 2 6620 3876

E: international@scu.edu.au

International enquiries

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