Gain hands-on experience with access to JCU's world-renowned research facilities like the Orpheus Island Research Station and the Daintree Rainforest Observatory.
AQF Level 7 bachelor degree in science with minimum GPA of 5.0; or equivalent
JCU Master of Science graduates are well regarded and highly skilled. You will have the potential to find employment in a wide range of industries in Australia and internationally.
Depending on your area of specialisation, you could work across the public or private sector for business, government, education, research or not for profit agencies.
You could find employment in roles such as biologist, conservation agent, educator, environmental manager, field or laboratory technician, geologist, research scientist, resource consultant, or science communicator.
Students seeking a pathway to full research degrees or a substantive placement program should apply for the Master of Science (Professional) degree from the outset. Subjects completed in the Master of Science degree can be credited towards the Master of Science (Professional).
Complete an online application through our Online Application Portal.