At UniSC, we care about helping our students succeed. It's why we're rated five stars for student support by our students, and the top ranked public university in Queensland for learning resources*. And it's what makes our nursing and midwifery graduates exceptional in their field.
We'll support you throughout your studies to master your skills as a nurse or midwife, and equip you with the tools you need to care for people and keep our communities healthy, happy, and strong. You'll get hands-on experience in UniSC's state-of-the-art simulation facilities, while undertaking clinical placements and treating patients under supervision. This means you'll graduate confident in your skills and ready to make a difference to your community.
*Good Universities Guide 2023/24
Gain practical skills from five-star rated teachers.*
In a hurry?
Not ready to commit to a 3 year degree?
Gain foundation skills and employment opportunities by graduating with a diploma or undergraduate certificate. While qualifications in their own right, they can also be a pathway to a bachelor and beyond.
Add one year for an Honours Degree
This program is 'End-on honours' which means one year of study, in addition to your bachelor degree.
I've always wanted to do something in medicine as I was passionate about sciences, particularly biology. I have a love of socialising and helping people, so nursing was the perfect program to allow me to pursue my passion and engage with the community.
Bachelor of Nursing Science student
Nursing and Midwifery at UniSC - IN THE NEWS
Gympie Nursing graduates start their careers in health
Former Gympie bookkeeper Felicity Rogers graduates with a Nursing Science degree from the University of the Sunshine Coast and embarks on a career as a health professional in her local community.
A career in care
We celebrate nurses at different stages of their working life, and learn more about what inspires them to do what they do. Could you be called to help others through a career in nursing?
The sky's the limit after Royal Flying Doctors Service nursing placement
One of Kelli’s final UniSC nursing placements was with the Royal Flying Doctors Service (RFDS) at its new joint aeromedical base with LifeFlight Australia in Bundaberg.