Charles Sturt University Profile

Charles Sturt University (CSU) is a leading multi-campus academic institution with campuses at Bathurst, Albury-Wodonga, Dubbo, Orange, Wagga Wagga and an international campus in Ontario (Canada). It also has specialist centres in Manly (Sydney), Canberra, Goulburn, and Parramatta.

CSU has the following Faculties:
- Faculty of Arts
- Faculty of Business
- Faculty of Education
- Faculty of Science

The Faculty of Business comprises a number of schools including the International School of Business & Partnerships; School of Accounting; School of Business; School of Computing and Mathematics. Its accounting courses are accredited with CPA Australia and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Australia. The School of Business offers a 5-star rated Master of Business Administration (MBA) program with specialisations in Business Research, Educational Leadership, Finance, Human Resource Management, Information Technology, Marketing, and Public Sector Management.

Charles Sturt University is one of the leading providers of distance education in Australia, offering a range of world-class distance education programs at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Distance education students will communicate with lecturers and fellow students via online, by phone, or through residential schools.

Ratings and Rankings:

- Awarded the highest five star rating for getting a job, access by equity groups and flexible entry; and four star rating for international students, gender balance and in graduate starting salaries (The Good Universities Guide 2010 edition).

- Received 5 stars ranking for getting a job and positive graduate outcomes based on a survey of graduates (Good Univ Guide 2009).

- 17th nationally for teaching performance (The Australian newspaper, August 2005), according to data by the Federal Department of Education, Science and Training.

- Named University of the Year for 1997 - The University of the First Generation by the Good Universities Guide.