Southern Cross University Rankings

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In the World#877 of 14178
In Oceania#37 of 59
In Australia#30 of 40
In Lismore#1 of 1

Quick Review

Enrollment
17,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
scu.edu.au

Publications & Citations

Publications
7,998
Citations
203,343

Southern Cross University majors

by publication count

Biology
1,218
Psychology
1,005
Medicine
995
Sociology
675
Business
591
Environmental science
529
Chemistry
495
Geography
407
Political science
345
Geology
286
Computer science
283
Engineering
265
Economics
251
Materials science
90
Mathematics
87
Art
62
History
60
Physics
18
Philosophy
6

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geography32312,234
Sociology43112,182
Business46614,358
Environmental science48815,087
Political science6002,804
Geology6047,959
History659299
Psychology77521,419
Economics8804,799
Biology89544,370
Medicine96326,411
Art108669
Engineering12653,313
Computer science13935,920
Chemistry147513,231
Mathematics15703,312
Physics16951,833
Philosophy27093
Materials science27301,181

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1994274
19954849
19965599
199777154
199889238
199996297
2000111547
2001120889
20021311073
20031281455
20041562039
20051912747
20062073407
20071874046
20082024912
20092575849
20102866644
20114058897
20124679972
201351212095
201462813733
201556715762
201654416646
201760617312
201851517405
201952220889
202063425230

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsQualifications deemed equivalent to completion of secondary school in Australia. Specific information available on request. Recognition of prior learning (RPL) applies to specific awards
Academic CalendarFebruary to November (February - June; June-October; November-February)
Enrollment17,500
Full time employee350
Student:staff ratio50:1

Tuition

Local studetns15,000-20,000 per annum; graduate,16,000-22,500 per annum (AUD)

Southern Cross University has financial aid programs.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+++
Engineering | IT
Maths | Natural Sciences+++

General info

Alternative namesSCU
Founded1994
WikipediaSouthern Cross University
AccreditationDepartment of Education and Training of Australia
MottoA New Way to Think
Academic structureFaculty of Business and Law
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Graduate Research College
Affiliations and membershipsUniversities Australia

Location and Contacts

AddressMilitary Road
Lismore, New South Wales, 2480
Australia
City population4,000
Phone+61 (0)2 6620 3000
Fax+61 (0)2 6620 3700

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