In Australia, psychology is one profession that’s rapidly increasing in prominence and demand. The Australian Psychological Society expects an 18.9 per cent increase in the
Who Should Study ECU’s Graduate Certificate of Psychology?
This degree is a great option for professionals who want to gain skills in psychology that can be applied to their current and future roles.
It can also be a pathway to further study for students who want to become a registered psychologist.
Why Study a Graduate Certificate of Psychology with ECU Online?
Enhance Your Current Skillset
Apply psychology in professional contexts that benefit from an understanding of human behaviour. Take your career in education, human resources, marketing or another human-centred field to the next level.
Pathway Towards a Career as a Registered Psychologist
The Graduate Certificate of Psychology can be your first step towards becoming a registered psychologist. Study an additional four units and gain your Graduate Diploma of Psychology, which can be a pathway to further study.
Entry Without a Bachelor Degree
Have the opportunity to study psychology and begin the pathway towards becoming a registered psychologist without a bachelor’s degree. If you have five years work experience in any field, you can gain entry to our Graduate Certificate of Psychology.
Flexible, Accelerated and 100% Online
Our degrees allow you to tailor your study to your busy schedule and complete your degree sooner than traditional on-campus study. Experience our engaging online learning environment with support from academics, Student Success Advisors and fellow students.
Upon successfully completing the Graduate Certificate of Psychology online, you will have skills and knowledge that can be applied to a number of human-centred professions including:
- Human Resource Management
- Human Services
2022 Good Universities Guide
ECU was rated 5 stars for overall educational experience and student support in the postgraduate Psychology discipline. ECU was also rated five stars for postgraduate overall experience.
2022 THE Young University Rankings
ECU has again been ranked in the world's top 100 universities under 50 years old.
THE Impact Rankings 2021
ECU has been ranked in the top 50 in the world for Quality Education, as well as the top 25 in the world for Health and Wellbeing and Gender Equality.