Pathways and Preparation

About Pathways and Preparation

Ready to pursue your dream career? JCU has the steps to take you there. Develop the skills that will be the foundation for your university degree as you gain the qualifications to pursue further study. Increase your knowledge and skills as you increase your opportunities by completing a pathway for entry into many JCU Bachelor degrees.

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Pathways and Preparation study options

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University preparation

Get university-ready with the academic skills you need to pursue your future career. You could also gain entry to the Diploma of Higher Education or earn credit towards studying a degree course.

Pathway courses and subjects

Our Certificate and Diploma qualifications can help close the gap between your current situation and the prerequisite subjects or ATAR you need for your chosen degree.

Recognition of prior study or experience

The study and work experience you already have could qualify you for entry or count as credit towards your chosen degree, helping you to reach your study goals sooner.

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