Successful completion of a pathway course can provide eligibility into your chosen ACU undergraduate course.
- Associate Degrees (two years full-time)
Can be used to gain direct entry to the corresponding bachelor course and may provide credit for the study you have undertaken.
- Diplomas (12 months full-time):
The grades in a diploma program can be used to calculate your entry score, which will be considered in your application to gain entry to your chosen bachelor course.
- Certificates (six months full-time)
The grades in a certificate program can be used to calculate your entry score, which will be considered in your application to gain entry to your chosen bachelor course.
- Vocational pathway courses (six months to 24 months part-time and full-time)
Successful completion of these courses will give you direct entry to your chosen bachelor course.
Pathway courses at ACU
ACUcom offers a range of nationally accredited vocational courses in Melbourne, Brisbane and Ballarat.
Admission to ACU using a pathway course
ACU has a number of formal partnership agreements with TAFE and other private VET providers which include guaranteed entry into an ACU degree and/or credit for your previous studies. Learn more about applying to ACU after completing VET studies.
See also Credit transfers.