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Transfer to ACPE Pathway

The Transfer to ACPE pathway is for students who have completed a minimum of 2-4 tertiary units from an accredited education provider for entry to award study at ACPE
Transfer to ACPE Pathway

If you have been studying in another college or university and are considering a change. ACPE can help. With change, comes opportunity. Explore and switch to ACPE to revitalise your studies and accelerate your career.

At ACPE we are committed to your success. We know our approach works and we know our students love being a part of it – and we have no doubt that you will feel at home with us too.

Eligibility and requirements
If you have completed a minimum of 2-4 units of study in an accredited education provider, you can be considered for entry.

If you completed your units in a country other than Australia, the qualification must have been assessed as equivalent to an Australian qualification.

We value your experience. Fast track your study through the Recognition of Prior Learning. Upon receiving an offer from us, apply for credit for previous study by submitting an Application for Recognition of Prior Learning form along with all the relevant qualification information and verification documents to support your claim.

Please send your completed RPL form and the accompanying documents to the enrolment advisor. For information about Recognition of Prior Learning click here.

Transfer to ACPE Pathway applicable courses are:



Did you know: if you choose ACPE, you have a 89.5% chance of gaining employment within 6 months of graduating.*

Have a look at how ACPE is rated compared to other universities**. It matters because it provides independent data insights about what students like you are saying about their experiences at universities.

How we compare in the latest SES Survey/QILT data
InstitutionQuality of overall student
experience (undergraduate)
Teaching quality
positive rating
Student support
positivity rating
ACPE 88.5%92.9%94.4%
National average70.94%78.7%73.1%
Australian Catholic University%%%
University of Wollongong70.1%79.2%70.9%
University of Sydney69.7%78.7%61%
Western Sydney University69.4%77.4%73.8%

*Based on GOS (Graduate Outcome Survey 2021)
**As reported by the Department of Education


Transfer to ACPE Pathway entry pathway details

Application eligibility and selection criteria

Who is eligible to apply?

Applicants who have completed at least 2-4 tertiary units from an accredited education provider



Selection criteria

Performance in attempted tertiary studies from an accredited education provider

Are there any scholarship options?

Application dates and course/session info

What are the application dates?

Open (ACPE) – Friday, 3 March 2023
Close (ACPE) – Friday, 23 February 2025

Open (UAC) – Wednesday, 5 April 2023
Close (UAC – Early bird) – Friday, 29 September 2023
Close (UAC – Final) –
Friday, 2 February 2024

What courses can I apply for?

All courses. Transfer to Education degrees are subjected to meeting an additional NESA requirement or equivalent standard

Which session can I enrol in?

Session 1 and 2 courses

For pathway entry, what is the articulation requirement?

Offers and

When and how are offers made?

Via UAC or ACPE progressively

Are there any conditions attached to offers?

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