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Pathway programs to the University of Wollongong

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Vocational courses to set you up for the future

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Pathway programs to the University of Wollongong

Do you think university is out of reach? Maybe you didn’t get the ATAR to get straight into uni, or you don’t have an ATAR at all? Our pathways programs will prepare you for university study and set you up to succeed.

Some diploma courses can also get you into the second year of a UOW bachelor degree. A range of scholarships and government loans and subsidies are available for eligible students.

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Uni Prep
Diploma

Low or no ATAR? No worries.

If you didn't qualify for an ATAR or didn't finish high school, achieving your university study dreams is still possible. Our university preparation courses will provide you with guaranteed* entry to UOW and equip you with all the skills you need to succeed.

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Choose your
prep course

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Complete your
course

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Get into first year UOW
bachelor degree

*Guarantee is subject to meeting UOW entry requirements.

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You can complete a higher education diploma program in just one year and, upon successful completion* get into the second year^ of the relevant bachelor degree at UOW.

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Choose
your diploma

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Complete your
diploma

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Get into second year UOW
bachelor degree^

*Must achieve a final mark of at least 50% in all subjects.

^Excluding Diploma of Social Science; provides 24 credit points (entry to first year, second session).

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Vocational courses to set you up for the future

Our job ready vocational courses provide you with the skills and confidence to get into the workforce or get ahead in your career. You can choose from a range of courses in Business and Management, Early Childhood Education and Care, Fitness, Nursing and Health or Legal Services. A range of scholarships and government loans and subsidies are available for eligible students.

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Diplomas
Cert IV
Cert III

Didn’t get an ATAR but completed year 12?

Our diploma courses can provide you with a nationally recognised qualification to get you into the workforce. They can also get you into a UOW bachelor degree with up to one year of credit.

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1.

Choose
your diploma

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Complete your
diploma

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Get into UOW
or the workforce

Want a Certificate IV qualification?

All you need is to be 16 years old* and ready to learn! Our Certificate IV courses will provide you with a nationally recognised qualification to get you into the workforce. They also give you an equivalent ATAR of 73, which you can use to get into a UOW bachelor degree.

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Choose
your Cert IV

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Complete your
Cert IV

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Get into UOW
or the workforce

*Certificate IV in Mental Health students must be 18 at course commencement.

Want a Certificate III qualification?

All you need is to be 16 years old and ready to learn! Our Certificate III courses will provide you with a nationally recognised qualification to get you into the workforce. They also get you into UOW College Certificate IV or vocational diploma level programs.

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Choose
your Cert III

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Complete your
Cert III

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Get into UOW
or the workforce

Why UOW College?

At UOW College, we welcome students from all walks of life and believe that everyone deserves a world-class education. We are here to offer you the start of a rewarding journey to unlock your true learning potential.

You can be confident that UOW College is the best possible pathway for your journey to higher education or a career ready qualification.