Professional competencies

Among Australian universities, USQ has the second-highest graduate career outcomes and the highest graduate starting salaries. 

USQ ensures that all students, no matter what they choose to study, develop professional competencies so that they are prepared for successful careers and so that they can lead further industry progress. 

Qualities of our graduates include excellent communication skills, motivation and initiative. Every opportunity is taken to support students for career success upon graduation. This includes being part of multi-university national research on how to nurture employability.