Alphacrucis College

Alphacrucis College is a large Australian education provider, with campuses located throughout Australia and New Zealand. Nearly 2000 students study with AC at any given time, and the college offers fully accredited courses from Certificate through to Masters level, in subject areas as diverse as Business, Education, Ministry, Music, Leadership, Pastoral Care and Chaplaincy.

Student Services

At AC, we have a distinguished history of successful graduates that are changing the world. Whether they be serving in pastoral ministry, business, creative arts or teaching. We are proud of our graduates and believe that as you study here at AC, you will join our alumni in changing the world.

It is the aim of our College to provide student services to all our students in such a way that we exceed their expectations and these services enhance their experience and ensure that they are well positioned to achieve success in their studies.

Student Services are provided according to Campus and Program. These Campuses of AC are:

  • Parramatta
  • Baulkham Hills (Hillsong Campus)
  • Brisbane
  • Hobart
  • Global Online
  • Perth Campus

All the services are provided consistently across all campuses and programs, unless noted.

Career Services

All of our graduates have the opportunity to speak with our Careers committee nearing the completion of their course. From time to time Alphacrucis has opportunities to place graduates in the workplace. This is not a guarantee but AC will do all it can to assist students in the transition from study to the workplace.

Twice a year AC hosts a careers forum at the Parramatta Campus in which various career options are discussed. These events are recorded on AC•TV so that distance students can also participate.

For Sydney students, accommodation is available through the University of Western Sydney (UWS) Parramatta campus.

For accommodation at all campuses, AC recommends visiting the following websites:

Alphacrucis College has a scholarship program and policy for these courses:

  • Business
  • Theology
  • Ministry
  • Teaching

full details and conditions can be reviewed here:

Apllication form:

Teaching Scholarship

The Degree programs that Alphacrucis College offers for training Australian school teachers have their own unique scholarship program. Consult the course pages below for details on the Teaching scholarship opportunity that is on offer.

Bachelor of Education (Primary) -

Master of Teaching (Primary) -

Master of Teaching (Secondary) -

Australian Government Scholarships

The following links have information on International Student scholarship opportunities provided by two different Australian Government departments.If any of these programs apply to your current circumstance, then lodge an application with them today !

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Australia Awards Scholarships opening and closing dates for 2016 -

New South Wales Government, NSW Trade and Investment, StudyNSW program -

If you are not an Australian citizen or holder of an Australian Permanent Resident Visa you need to decide where you want to study: do you want to study from your home country or do you want to study in Australia? Alphacrucis College (AC) offers both options.

Am I an International Student?

You are considered to be an international student if you are NOT:

  • an Australian citizen, or
  • New Zealand citizen, or
  • dual citizen of any country with Australia or New Zealand, or
  • permanent resident of Australia.

If you meet any of these criteria you are considered to be a domestic student.

You are an international student if you hold a permit for temporary entry to Australia. For example, if your status is: overseas student, permanent resident of New Zealand, diplomat, temporary resident holding a work permit, refugee, a dependent of any of the above, etc.

Study in Australia

Nothing beats the experience of being part of our community and participating in our classroom discussions! If you decide you want to study in Australia, it is important to realise that you will need to apply for a Study Visa and are legally obliged to enrol for full-time study. 

If you are not an Australian citizen or holder of an Australian Permanent Resident Visa and you decide to come to Australia to study you will need to apply for a Study Visa. 

Why Study in Australia?

Australia has become one of the most popular student destinations in the world, where international students can enjoy the relaxed outdoor lifestyle of Australia while learning in one of the best education systems in the world. Come join us down under ! Click here to read more …

  • Year institution founded: 1948
  • Total enrolled: 3000
  • Men to women ratio: 1:1
  • Year MBA first offered: 2007

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Student Reviews

Vishal Singh, Bachelor of Business

When I came to Alphacrucis College for a ‘stickybeak’ I completely fell in love with the college. The more I looked into what the Bachelor of Business course had to offer, I knew it was the college for me. In particular, it was easy to ascertain that the structure of the Bachelor of Business course with its Leadership major was holistically intended to provision you with not only the essential introductory business theory and skills required, but encapsulated it within an ethical framework preparing you for both a successful business career and life as an innovative principled thinker and leader. Having an already establish career and being a father of four, Alphacrucis Bachelor of Business coarse recognised my need for flexibility, with subjects being delivered within the program through face-to-face classes and online, presented through weekly lectures, week-long lecture intensives, evening classes, and online video podcasts. I have utilised a combination of all forums, aiding to launch student interaction and resulting in the formation of many lifelong friendships.

Joel Hingston, Bachelor of Theology graduate

Studying with AC has allowed my understanding of faith to be challenged. Largely due to the wide variety of sources and perspectives that AC’s courses employ, I was encouraged to question and analyse views and to think critically. There has been a nice level of freedom throughout my studies that allowed me to search my system of beliefs in a safe and well guided environment. Now at the end of my Bachelor’s Degree my faith is stronger and more vibrant because of this freedom.

Jessica Sanchez, Bachelor of Business & Bachelor of Theology

Transferring my business studies to Alphacrucis was one of the best decisions I’ve ever made! When I realized that I could combine my passion for business with my passion for theology by pursuing a double degree with AC it was a no brainer – I signed up straight away and was so blessed to be able to be equipped to build the church from both a business and theological perspective.

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