- Gold Coast, Australia
- Program Type:
- Study Abroad
- Degree Level:
- Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
- Program Description:
*Due to the global health status worldwide, USAC is making programmatic changes to Summer & Fall 2020 and yearlong 2020/21 programs, and some options might not be available. These changes are posted on individual program pages on the USAC website.*
The Gold Coast and Brisbane program is ideal if you want to live and study near some of Australia's most beautiful beaches and rain forests and are looking for a wide range of courses in diverse disciplines. The program is located along the east coast of Australia which places you in the perfect location to head north, south, or west to explore the best of what Australia has to offer. At Griffith University you will find innovative and popular courses- from Multimedia Telecommunications to Internet Computing, Biomolecular Science to Visual Media, International Relations to Banking and Finance.
As you may already realize, Australian semesters differ from those in the US. You may participate in one or two semesters; Semester 1 runs from February to June and Semester 2 runs from July to November. You are welcome to study at any of Griffith University's campuses. There is a campus on the Gold Coast and several in the Brisbane area: Southbank, Nathan, and Mt. Gravatt. Each campus is unique and offers a wide range of course options, provides study abroad students with academic and personal support, and gives students the opportunity to participate in various clubs and activities.
Program fees include tuition, orientation, health insurance, on site staff and advising, and much more.
- Setting Description:
- Queensland, known as the "Sunshine State", averages 300 days of sunshine per year and Brisbane, itself offers surfing and swimming beaches, forests, parks and mountain resorts to use every minute of the sunshine to its fullest. It is a popular holiday destination, with international cuisine, cinemas, local entertainment, theme parks, and sporting facilities.
Additional Program Information
- Scholarships Description:
- Learn more about USAC scholarships and discounts at https://usac.edu/money-matters
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