Bachelor of Sport and Exercise

University of Southern Queensland USQ

This program is designed for students who have an interest in fitness and the physical health of variety of people. It allows students to gain the skills and knowledge they will need for a career in the health, fitness and sports performance industry with a focus on developing the health and fitness of people across their whole lifespan, including the elderly, pregnant women, children and those with chronic disease and disability. Students will also have the opportunity to study a diverse range of elective courses, including tourism and events and marketing, giving students the ability to tailor their studies.

Course Fee:

International: $83,040

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 ; Have achieved a minimum Overall Position (OP) 15, tertiary entrance rank 66 or equivalent qualification; English (4,SA) and Maths A (4,SA) Successful completion of a senior maths subject is recommended, such as Mathematics A (4 SA) or equivalent. Graduate qualifications in any relevant area would be acceptable. All students are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements.


24 units: Applied Sport and Exercise major: Eight core courses, eight additional sport and exercise courses and eight electives. Sport and Exercise Science major: This extended major consists of 24 defined courses and no electives.

Subjects you can Study:

Applied sport and exercise; Sport and exercise science

Study Pathways:

Students may go on to complete the Graduate Certificate of Sport and Exercise upon graduation, if eligible.

Further information:

For all modes there will be on-campus and practical attendance requirements for some courses. In order to successfully complete the program students must be able to fulfil practical attendance requirements of a one week residential school in Year 1, 2 and 3.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00244B (QLD); 02225M (NSW)

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Toowoomba No info No Full time 3 years
Toowoomba No info No Online 3 years
Ipswich No info Yes Part time 6 years
Ipswich No info Yes Full time 3 years
Ipswich No info Yes Online 3 years
Toowoomba No info No Part time 6 years

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Redefining flexible and online study, we are determined to prepare you for today’s competitive workforce. We make it easier for you to fit study into your life and will support you through the challenges that life and study bring. 

Study options

Studying on-campus at one of our three locations (Toowoomba, Springfield and Ipswich) is a rewarding way to undertake a university degree in an innovative and friendly environment. Or, you can join more than 70 per cent of our students who choose to study online with us. There is also the option to fast-track most degrees by studying over summer.

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