Shape a better
Explore, understand, enable and empower
Gain a deep understanding of human behaviour and learn the practical skills to apply it in a profession that changes life for the better.
YOU'LL THRIVE STUDYING AT ACAP
EXPERTS IN APPLIED EDUCATION
Over the last 35 years, ACAP has helped over 20,000 graduates launch impactful, fulfilling careers. Education beyond the classroom is our mission.
WE PUT PEOPLE FIRST
Using our understanding of how people think and act, we offer individualised learning that supports your personal journey in your specific field.
FLEXIBLE STUDY OPTIONS
We offer flexible learning options - on-campus, online, or a combination, with class timetables to suit your busy schedule.
a few to start you off
Real-world ready when you graduate
At ACAP, we build knowledge that’s useful, usable and applicable to real-life solutions and real-world change. Education beyond the classroom is our mission as we shape the specialists the future needs. Our deep understanding of people and our human-centred teaching philosophy helps develop the enterprise skills that students require in the real world to ensure a healthy career and ongoing career success. ACAP also has relationships with community organisations, not-for-profit and commercial businesses across Australia. We place many students with these organisations to get real-world experience and practical preparation for a fulfilling career.
BECOME A WELL-ROUNDED HUMAN EXPERT
Through study and professional interactions, ACAP graduates are expected to possess certain qualities. These are called Graduate Attributes. The 9 ACAP Graduate Attributes are:
COMMUNICATE: Apply effective communication skills with others in diverse contexts and through multiple modalities
SUSTAIN: Sustain an intentional commitment to maintain currency and further develop knowledge and skills over their lifetime
THINK: Apply critical, creative and flexible thinking to contribute and respond constructively across diverse settings
ENGAGE: Engage effectively with contemporary and traditional knowledges across multiple contexts
WELLBEING: Utilise skills and knowhow to maintain resilience, personal and professional wellbeing when responding to challenges and opportunities
EQUALITY: Enact inclusive practices that deliver social justice and equality of opportunity
INTEGRITY: Apply integrity and ethical standards to study, research and practice
COMMUNITY: Use teamwork and leadership knowledge and skills to advance teams, groups and communities
GLOBAL: Apply culturally sensitive professional knowledge and skills to contribute to a sustainable global future
Why study at ACAP?
Research for good
ACAP facilitates impactful research that links academic and industry partners. Researchers and consultants in the network lead teams that undertake real-world collaborations that have demonstrable benefits for the community.
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You can be yourself
Each ACAP campus has an ALLY network that monitors and supports our equity, diversity and inclusion policy. Its purpose is to make our college a place where students, staff and visitors can feel safe to be their whole selves and realise their full potential.
ACAP is proud to be the first Independent Education Provider member of the Pride In Diversity network, the first and only national not-for-profit program supporting all aspects of LGBTQIA+ workplace inclusion.
Flexible study modes
At ACAP we provide you with a range of flexible study choices including on campus and online study with the option to study full-time or part-time, depending on your chosen course. Whether you are combining your study with a full-time job, trying to balance your family life or hoping to further your education, we can help you reach your career goals.
Attend classes for a rewarding, interactive hands-on experience at one of our 6 campuses.
Study anywhere, anytime with our online classes including discussion forums.
A combination of live classes and online learning for freedom and practical experience.
We'll support you with funding options
Your fees may vary depending on your enrolment. Whether you're a self-funded domestic student, using a FEE-HELP loan or an international student, we have options to meet your needs.
Pay Upfront: Pay your tuition fees up front by direct debit, BPAY or credit card every trimester.
FEE HELP: A Commonwealth Government loan to help pay for all or part of your higher education course fees.
Vet Loan: A Commonwealth Government VET Student Loan (VSL) to help pay all or part of your Diploma course fees up to $10,000.