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Accredited programs of initial teacher education in NSW (abridged)

Below is a list of initial teacher education programs in NSW that are approved by the Minister of Education in accordance with the Teacher Accreditation Act 2004.

BOSTES works closely with teacher education institutions to assess programs and recommend approval to the Minister.

Graduates from an approved program are eligible for provisional accreditation 

GE = Graduate Entry

Alphacrucis College

  • Bachelor of Education (Primary) – Pending Accreditation 
  • Master of Teaching (Primary)
  • Master of Teaching (Secondary) – Pending Accreditation 

Australian Catholic University, NSW

  • Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood and Primary)
  • Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Primary) (Honours)
  • Master of Teaching (Early Years)
  • Master of Teaching (Primary)
  • Bachelor of Education (Primary)
  • Bachelor of Teaching (Secondary)/Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Teaching (Secondary) (Honours)/Bachelor of Arts
  • Master of Teaching (Secondary)

Australian College of Physical Education

  • Bachelor of Dance Education
  • Bachelor of Education (Physical and Health Education)

Avondale College of Higher Education

  • Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Teaching (Birth - 12)
  • Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Teaching (Primary)
  • Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Teaching (Primary) (Honours)
  • Master of Teaching (Primary)
  • Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Teaching (Secondary)
  • Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Teaching (Secondary) (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Teaching (Secondary)
  • Master of Teaching (Secondary)

Charles Sturt University

  • Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood and Primary)
  • Bachelor of Teaching (Primary) [Graduate Entry]
  • Master of Teaching (Primary)
  • Bachelor of Education (K-12)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary) (Health and Physical Education)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary) (Technology and Applied Studies)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary) Industry Entry program
  • Bachelor of Outdoor Education
  • Bachelor of Teaching (Secondary) [Graduate Entry]
  • Master of Teaching (Secondary)

Excelsia College (formerly Wesley Institute)

  • Master of Teaching (Primary)
  • Master of Teaching (Secondary)

Macquarie University

  • Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education)(Birth to 12)
  • Bachelor of Arts with the Bachelor of Education (Primary)
  • Bachelor of Arts - Psychology with the Bachelor of Education (Primary)
  • Bachelor of Education (Primary) {Graduate Entry]
  • Bachelor of Arts with the Bachelor of Education (Secondary)
  • Bachelor of Science with the Bachelor of Education (Secondary)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary) [Graduate Entry]

Morling College

  • Master of Teaching (Secondary)

Southern Cross University

  • Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood and Primary)
  • Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Education (Primary)
  • Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Education (Primary and Secondary)
  • Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Education (Secondary)
  • Bachelor of Technology/Bachelor of Education (Secondary)
  • Master of Teaching (Secondary)

University of Newcastle  

  • Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood and Primary) (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Teaching (Primary) (Honours)
  • Master of Teaching (Primary)
  • Bachelor of Teaching (Humanities) (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Teaching (Fine Art) (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Teaching (Health and Physical Education) (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Teaching (Science) (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Teaching (Mathematics) (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Teaching (Technology) (Honours)
  • Master of Teaching (Secondary)

University of New England

  • Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood and Primary)
  • Bachelor of Education (Primary)
  • Bachelor of Special Education (Primary)/Bachelor of Disability Studies
  • Master of Teaching (Primary)
  • Bachelor of Education (K-12 Teaching)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary Arts)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary Science)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary Music)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary Mathematics)
  • Master of Teaching (Secondary)

University of New South Wales

  • Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Education (Secondary)
  • Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Education (Secondary)
  • Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Education (Secondary
  • Bachelor of Economics/Bachelor of Education (Secondary)
  • Bachelor of Music/Bachelor of Education (Secondary)
  • Master of Teaching (Secondary)
  • Bachelor of Design/Bachelor of Education (Secondary) (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts/Bachelor of Education (Secondary)
  • Bachelor of Media Arts/Bachelor of Education (Secondary) (Honours)

University of Notre Dame (Australia) - Sydney

  • Bachelor of Education (Birth to Twelve Years)
  • Bachelor of Primary Education
  • Bachelor of Primary Education (Religious Education)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary) and Arts
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary) and Business Studies

University of Sydney

  • Bachelor of Education (Primary Education)
  • Bachelor of Education (Primary Education) (Honours)
  • Master of Teaching (Primary)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary) (Health and Physical Education) ) – Pending Accreditation
  • Bachelor of Education (Health and Physical Education) (Honours) – Pending Accreditation
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary: Humanities and Social Sciences)/Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary: Humanities and Social Sciences)/Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary: Mathematics)/Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary: Mathematics)/Bachelor of Science (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary: Science)/Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary: Science)/Bachelor of Science (Honours)
  • Master of Teaching (Secondary)

University of Sydney - Conservatorium of Music

  • Bachelor of Music (Music Education)
  • Bachelor of Music (Music Education) (Honours)

University of Technology Sydney

  • Bachelor of Education/Bachelor of Arts in International Studies (Primary)
  • Bachelor of Education/Bachelor of Arts in International Studies (Secondary)
  • Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Education (Primary with Specialisations)
  • Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Education (Primary with Specialisations) (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Education (Secondary)
  • Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Education (Secondary) (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Education (K-12)
  • Master of Teaching in Secondary Education

Western Sydney University

  • Bachelor of Education (Primary) - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education
  • Master of Teaching (Primary)
  • Master of Teaching (Birth - 5 Years/Birth - 12 Years)
  • Master of Teaching (Secondary)

University of Wollongong

  • Bachelor of Primary Education
  • Bachelor of Primary Education (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Primary Education (Dean’s Scholar)
  • Master of Teaching (Primary)
  • Bachelor of Mathematics Education
  • Bachelor of Mathematics Education (Dean’s Scholar)
  • Bachelor of Science Education
  • Bachelor of Science Education (Dean’s Scholar)
  • Bachelor of Physical and Health Education
  • Bachelor of Physical and Health Education (Dean’s Scholar)
  • Bachelor of Physical and Health Education (Honours)
  • Master of Teaching (Secondary)