be at least 18 years old when you start study
International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma - successful completion with minimum score of 24 (minimum score of 4 in each of six subjects)
Global Assessment Certificate (GAC) - successful completion with a minimum GPA of 2.3
Overall score of 7.0 with minimum 7 in each subtest
TOEFL iBT - overall score of 98, with 27 for writing, 24 for listening and reading, and 23 for speaking
Pearson Test of English
Overall score of 65 with no subscore less than 65
Occupational English Test (OET)
An overall pass with no subscore less than B
Language of Instruction English (LOI)
Applicants must have attended and satisfactorily completed at least six years of primary and secondary education taught and assessed solely in English. At least two years of this education must have been between grades 7 and 12. This education must have been completed in one of the following countries: Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Republic of Ireland, South Africa, United Kingdom, or United States of America.
LoI English will not be considered for primary/secondary school studies undertaken in countries that don’t appear in this list. Post-secondary study will not be considered from any country.
English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 3
EAP 3 is no longer available as a direct pathway into Nursing programs. Applicants who do not meet the English language requirements outright are encouraged to enrol into EAP 3 to prepare them for a formal English language test (i.e. one of the tests mentioned in this table) onshore. Students completing EAP 3 will need to achieve the required English test score before they can progress into their USC Nursing program.
Nurse in acute care, community, regional and remote, mental health, Indigenous health or aged care.
OSHC: 530 ($) AUD per year