ACU offers Commonwealth supported and fee-paying places.
Visit the International Education Office for information about international tuition fees.
2018 Commonwealth supported places
Students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place are required to pay a student contribution towards the cost of their course.
The table below outlines the student contribution rates for 2018 - These rates are subject to passage of legislation.
|Discipline Cluster1||Student Contribution per year2|
|Law, Accounting, Commerce, Administration, Economics||$10,944 ($1,368/unit)|
|Computing, Built Environment, Applied, Allied & Other Health, Agriculture, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Natural & Physical Science||$9,352 ($1,169/unit)|
|Education, Nursing, Humanities, Arts, Behavioural Sciences, Social Sciences, Clinical Psychology, Foreign Languages, Visual & Performing Arts||$6,560 ($820/unit)|
1 This table combines units in funding clusters with the same value.
2 A standard year is calculated on 8 units or a total of 80 cp. Not all units come from the same discipline cluster for every degree.
2018 Domestic Tuition Fees
ACU tuition fees (per 10 credit point unit) for fee-paying students in 2018:
|Bachelor degree and postgraduate units not specifically listed below.||$1,930|
|Postgraduate units in Leadership, Theology, Master of Education, Educational Leadership||$1,990|
|Undergraduate and postgraduate units in Counselling, Visual Arts, Psychology, Science||$2,373|
|Undergraduate units in Nursing, Midwifery, Physiotherapy, Speech Therapy|
Undergraduate and Postgraduate units in Paramedicine, Rehabilitation
Master of Business Administration (Executive)|
Graduate Certificate in Mgmt of Not-for-Profit Organisations
|Postgraduate units in Nursing, Midwifery, Exercise Science, Health, High Performance Sport||$2,263|
|ACUcom Non-Award Higher Education||$950|
|Master of Psychology||$2,762|
|Undergraduate and Postgraduate units in Health Administration, Clinical Ed, Clinical Exercise Physiology||$2,285|
|Graduate Certificate in Psychology of Risk||$3,018|
|Undergraduate and Postgraduate units in Business, Commerce, Information Systems, Information Technology, Management, Marketing, Occupational Health |
Graduate Certificate in Leading Resilient Enterprises
Graduate Certificate in Management Non-For-Profit Orgs
Graduate Diploma in Social Psychology of Risk|
Master of Commerce
Master of Finance
|Graduate Certificate in Leadership and Catholic Culture||$2,900|
|Master of Family and Systemic Therapy||$2,950|
|Domestic Fee-Paying Research||$5,000 (per 0.25 EFTSL)|
|Non-award units||Same rate applies to units in relevant discipline and level|
|Auditing of units||$9003|
Students may apply for FEE-HELP in accordance with Commonwealth government eligibility criteria.
Visit Fees and Finance for payment due dates in 2018.
3 Managed and charged by Schools.
In 2018, the following students will be liable for the SSAF:
- Commonwealth supported students;
- Fee-paying students enrolled in an award course;
- International students (SSAF incorporated into tuition fees).
|Full-time students||$149 per half year ($298 annually)|
|Part-time students||$111 per half year ($222 annually)|
|Students enrolled in Executive Education courses||$45 flat rate per study period|
- Enrolments with census date between 1 January and 30 June will display on Semester 1 invoice.
- Enrolments with census date between 1 July and 31 December will display on Semester 2 invoice.
- Executive Education enrolments will have SSAF displayed on their invoice for each study period.
Page last updated: 2017-10-23
Short url: http://handbook.acu.edu.au/1281518