Parents are coughing up less to send their children to Gold Coast’s best private schools than other large cities in Australia.
With Townsville parents already forking out hundreds of dollars more for their child’s private school tuition in 2019, they’re also being hit with a raft of additional levies and charges for special subjects, outdoor camps, building upgrades and even cleaning fees.
Private schools across Brisbane will raise tuition fees this year by two to three times the rate of inflation.
Private and Catholic schools across the Gold Coast are raising annual fees well above inflation and in line with hikes in Brisbane.
Afi Leota has a lot to be proud of. Enrolling at the University of Southern Queensland (USQ) through its second-chance program, the 19-year-old became the first in her family to attend university and is now halfway through a bachelor’s degree in business and commerce.
The University of Southern Queensland has topped The Good Universities Guide’s rankings in employability and starting salaries for the second year running.
A Gold Coast university has been named as the best in the country for student experience.
The University of Southern Queensland leads the way in graduate employment rates and median starting salary, according to the latest edition of The Good Universities Guide.
Queensland universities have proved their mettle against the nation’s best in the latest Good University Guide, released on Monday, with Bond University ranking number one for several aspects of student experience.
The principal of one of Brisbane’s elite girls’ schools has defended the Ascot institution’s academic performance after Queensland’s 2017 OP rankings placed it outside the top 100.