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The Graduate Certificate in Business Administration is one of the courses offered in the MBA suite. This course is effectively one-third of the MBA program and allows professionals to update their skills and acquire in-depth knowledge and skills in the core discipline areas of business.
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Students must complete four core units of the MBA program and select a further four units from a list of five MBA option units.
A completed recognised bachelor degree in any field with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 4.5 (on QUT's 7-point scale); and
At the discretion of the Course Coordinator or nominee, applicants may also be required to:
Applicants without a bachelor degree may be admitted to this course with a minimum of 7 years work experience (6 years minimum equivalent professional work experience plus 1 year minimum supervisory/management experience). Upon successful completion of the Graduate Certificate in Business Administration with a minimum overall grade point average score of 4.5 (on QUT's 7 point scale), students can articulate into the Master of Business Administration degree program.
Your actual fees may vary depending on which units you choose. We review fees annually.
2018: $19,200 per course (48 credit points)
(subject to annual review)
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