Australian College of Physical Education (ACPE)
ACPE is Australia’s leading provider of specialist undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in the related disciplines of sport, dance, and physical education. As an independent tertiary institution located in the centre of Sydney’s internationally renowned Olympic Park precinct, ACPE attracts individuals from around Australia and the world who wish to launch or further their careers in the sports sector and its related professions.
ACPE Degree + Career Management = Employment Success
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ACPE’s state of the art campus provides students with premier learning premises - highlights include 16 tutorial and lecture rooms, three science labs, teaching gym, six PC labs, three indoor playing courts, two dance studios with sprung floors, and multiple student common areas and study pods.
Located at Sydney Olympic Park, ACPE has access to and world class sporting venues as part of our programs. The location has ease of access and is supported by public transport and amenities including shopping, banking, food, lodging, walking/biking trails, parks and sporting and event facilities.
Points of Difference
We're confident that the differences between ACPE and our competitors are the differences that you need to build a competitive advantage in the job market when you graduate. We do that through providing you with the following:
Clarity of purpose
ACPE is crystal clear about its objective; to help you build a competitive advantage in the job market.
Our program is nothing like the career counselling you may have received before. This is a different level of service based on a current and intimate understanding of employer requirements in the education, sport, dance, health and business industries. All career materials are built by a leading professional Career Consultant with 17 years of experience in this area in the corporate, community and education sectors.
Job competency building
We'll help you identify what job competencies employers are looking for in the field you want to get into, and then give you the strategies and/or tools necessary to attain those before you graduate
Access to the right people
We'll link you with leading industry employers and leaders to build your network and exposure to opportunities.
Academic preparation and job search
We'll help you learn how to write essays and study for exams or with literacy and numeracy needs if you're struggling in these areas. Plus, we'll teach you how to search for the right jobs, how to write resumes and how to be competitive in interviews.
Learning by doing
ACPE utilises a hands on approach to your learning so you have a sound theoretical base plus a high level of focus on practical application of that knowledge.
Personal touch and high standards
We pride ourselves on being able to deliver our programs to a high standard for two reasons; our lecturers are experienced industry experts and we have low student-to-teacher ratios. So you will have abundant access to academics, student services and support staff.
Athlete support and finding the balance
We cater for both elite and recreational athletes and strike the right balance between supporting students in the pursuit of their academic, athletic, and personal goals.
Domestic students have access to FEE-HELP, the Federal Government's financial assistance scheme that lets you study without paying tuition fees upfront.
Credibility and History
ACPE is an accredited Higher Education Provider and our degrees are accredited by Tertiary Education Quality Standards Agency. We've been helping people build careers in sports, dance, and education since 1917.
Ask any of our students or graduates and you will find that our culture at ACPE is rated one of the best aspects of the College. While we push ourselves at ACPE, we think it's just as important to get to know your fellow students and celebrate your achievements together.