La Trobe University

Bachelor of Commerce

Overview

2018 Melbourne ATAR
- Minimum selection rank
- Median ATAR offered
- Lowest ATAR offered before adjustments
Start dates
March, July, November 2018
Duration
3 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Prerequisite
Fees and costs
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VTAC code

*NA: Not applicable, NC: New course, NP: Not published, <5: less than five offers made. Learn more about our processes. Courses may not have a profile if they are new, graduate entry or if fewer than 5 offers have been made.

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Collaborate with confidence and build a successful career in business.

La Trobe’s Bachelor of Commerce is for self-motivated individuals who want to reach their highest potential. You’ll benefit from a diverse cohort and close engagement with business leaders to prepare you for the commercial challenges faced by corporations and communities.

Choose from five majors:

  • accounting
  • economics
  • finance
  • management
  • and marketing.

Learn the sought-after skills of research, critical thinking, communication, problem solving, digital literacy and teamwork. Work in teams to negotiate solutions to real-world problems. Graduate with the technical, business and enterprise skills that give you a competitive edge in the workforce.

Choose to pair your commerce degree with a second major such as law, international relations, health or cybersecurity.

La Trobe business school produces self-managing and highly-employable graduates.

Here are more reasons to study commerce at La Trobe:

  • La Trobe Business School is in the top-three in Australia *
  • La Trobe Business School subjects rank in the top 200 worldwide **
  • Enjoy opportunities to study in Indonesia, China and Vietnam
  • The course is developed in consultation with Deloitte, PwC and Ernst & Young.
  • Our marketing major is accredited by the Australian Marketing Institute
  • Our accounting major is accredited by Chartered Practising Accountants of Australia and New Zealand
  • Our faculty provides connections to real-world organisations, entrepreneurs and business leaders.

*QS world rankings by subject 2018

The qualification awarded on graduation is recognised in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) as Level 7.

Entry requirements

Admission requirements

Prerequisite

NB: Meeting minimum prerequisites does not guarantee an offer of a place. Entry into all La Trobe courses is based on competitive selection and there may be limited places available.

Admission criteria
ATAR

Compulsory: This course uses the ATAR as part of its selection considerations.

2018 Melbourne ATAR
- Minimum selection rank
- Median ATAR offered
- Lowest ATAR offered before bonuses
- Aspire - 2019 Early Admission Program

Statement: La Trobe is committed to admissions transparency. View the 2018 ATAR distribution report for the .

Prerequisite

NB: Meeting minimum prerequisites does not guarantee an offer of a place. Entry into all La Trobe courses is based on competitive selection and there may be limited places available.

Admission criteria

Prerequisite

NB: Meeting minimum prerequisites does not guarantee an offer of a place. Entry into all La Trobe courses is based on competitive selection and there may be limited places available.

Admission criteria

Prerequisite

NB: Meeting minimum prerequisites does not guarantee an offer of a place. Entry into all La Trobe courses is based on competitive selection and there may be limited places available.

Admission criteria

Advanced Standing - Credit for prior study

Advanced Standing is the recognition of previous study or learning that can be counted towards a qualification. This can reduce the number of subjects required to complete your course. The amount of credit received depends on the level and relevance of your previous tertiary study and the number of subjects completed. The University will designate courses where there is only admission into Year 1 of the course. In these cases, there is limited advanced standing. More information

Defer

Find out if you can defer

Career outcomes

Our Bachelor of Commerce graduates enjoy a wealth of career opportunities. Depending on your major you might find employment as an:

Professional recognition

The Marketing major in the Bachelor of Commerce is accredited by the Australian Marketing Institute (AMI) until 2018. Depending on subject choice within the Bachelor of Commerce, students may be eligible to graduate with an accounting qualification accredited by CPA Australia and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ); please refer to the Handbook for further details.

Membership may require an application to the professional body and may have additional or ongoing requirements beyond the completion of the degree. Please contact the relevant professional body for details.

Fees and scholarships

Course fees

Your course fees will depend on the subjects you choose to study: each subject has its own costs. The total course fee may vary depending on the subjects you choose, your study load, the time it takes to complete your course and your approved Credit for Prior Learning.

Find out more about undergraduate course fees.

Scholarships

Scholarships are available for both current and future students. Find out what La Trobe scholarship opportunities might be available to you.

How to apply

Apply now to start in Semester 2, 2018 or Summer Semester, 2018/19.


How to apply for an undergraduate degree


To find out more about this course and studying at La Trobe:


See Student Handbook for more details

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